Hamas reiterates warning to kidnap IDF soldiers

Hamas reiterated a warning on Monday to kidnap IDF soldiers in order to exchange them for Palestinians being held in Israeli prisons, Israel Radio reported. The head of the Hamas list in the upcoming elections for the Palestinian parliament, Ismael Hanniya, said that kidnappings were one of the means at the disposal of Hamas. A Hamas kidnap squad was shown to the public on the web site of Izzadin al-Kassam, the group's military wing.