Israel set to release 199 Palestinian prisoners Monday

By JPOST.COM STAFF
August 24, 2008 13:59

Israel is set to release 199 Palestinian prisoners on Monday, including two with "blood on their hands," as a goodwill gesture to Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas. The state has urged the High Court of Justice to reject a petition against the prisoner release filed by the Almagor Terror Victims Association.


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