PA, Hamas release dozens of prisoners ahead of Ramadan

By JPOST.COM STAFF
August 11, 2010 15:41

The Palestinian Authority in the West Bank and the Hamas leadership in Gaza released dozens of prisoners in a mutual gesture to one another, according to Palestinian news agency Ma'an.

The PA released eight prisoners from the Al Najah University in Nablus aligned with Hamas.

Hamas released about 100 prisoners for security and crime offenses.


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