Israel to begin release of 26 Palestinian prisoners at 9 p.m.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
August 13, 2013 20:56




Israel was slated to begin the release of 26 Palestinian security prisoners from jail at 9 p.m. on Tuesday as a gesture to the Palestinian Authority for resuming direct peace talks, Channel 10 reported.

The prisoners were expected to cross two checkpoints before arriving in Gaza and the West Bank a little after midnight.


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