Hamas turns down prisoner swap deal offered by Israel

By JPOST.COM STAFF
February 5, 2017 06:34

Hamas reportedly turned down an Israeli prisoner swap offer.

According to the source from the terror organization that spoke with Israel Radio on Sunday, the offer proposed to exchange one Hamas prisoner for one of the three missing Israelis in the Gaza Strip.

The unnamed source in the report said that the offer was turned down because it had to be "all or nothing." The source added that Hamas would welcome a deal brokered with Israel as a mediator. .


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