Fatah, Hamas agree to release all political prisoners

By JPOST.COM STAFF
August 7, 2011 19:50

Representatives of Fatah and Hamas agreed on Sunday to release all political prisoners, Ma'an reported.

The Palestinian political factions met in Cairo in efforts to rekindle reconciliation talks, which hit a snag in July when the two parties could not agree on the formation of a unified government.Besides releasing political prisoners, a passport issuing committee was formed as well as a group to monitor organizations known to sow strife between the parties, according to the report.


Related Content

Breaking news
November 12, 2019
Rocket wounds three near Ashdod

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF

Cookie Settings