Ministers approve release of 26 pre-Oslo Palestinian prisoners
LAST UPDATED: 10/27/2013 21:14
A ministerial committee headed by Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu on Sunday approved a list of the second group of 26 Palestinian prisoners to be released as part of Israel's commitment to the Palestinian Authority for ongoing peace negotiations.
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The names of the pre-Oslo prisoners were expected to be published later Sunday night.
In August, Israel released the first 26 of 104 prisoners.
Tovah Lazaroff contributed to this report.