2,000 people protest release of Palestinian prisoners outside Ofer prison

Almagor Terror Victims Association says 7 of 16 victims' families were not warned which prisoners had been slated for release.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
October 29, 2013 00:36
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Bereaved families protest Palestinian prisoner release outside Ofer prison, October 28, 2013.

Protest against Palestinian prisoner release 370. (photo credit: Marc Israel Sellem/The Jerusalem Post)

 
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Some 2,000 people protested on Monday evening outside Ofer prison against the upcoming release of 26 Palestinian security prisoners, Israel Radio reported.

MKs from Bayit Yehudi, a party who has vehemently objected to the release of prisoners as part of the ongoing peace talks, attended the protest.



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