Hezbollah praises prisoner deal as victory for 'resistance'

By JPOST.COM STAFF
October 13, 2011 10:14

Hezbollah on Wednesday said that the deal to release over 1,000 Palestinian prisoners for the kidnapped solider Gilad Schalit was a victory for the resistance, Lebanon's Daily Star reported.

According to the report, Hezbollah released a statement praising the agreement and saying that it showed that Palestinian resistance is "effective in regaining land, freeing prisoners, and preserving its freedom, dignity, and independence."


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