Haniyeh: Release of Palestinian prisoners is "closer than ever"

By JPOST.COM STAFF
August 27, 2009 05:14

Hamas Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh said the release of the Palestinian prisoners held in Israeli jails is closer than ever, Israel Radio reported overnight Wednesday. According to the report, Haniyeh made the statement at an Iftar meal organized by Hamas in the Gaza Strip on Wednesday night.


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