israel prisoner release

 Bassel Ghattas
Cabinet to assess revoking salary from lawmakers suspected in security offenses

The proposed legislation is an amendment bill to the Knesset law that regulates the salary of sitting lawmakers.

18/02/2017
Mahmoud Zahar
Hamas Official: Release our prisoners, then we'll release Israeli soldiers

On Thursday Liberman turned to the Palestinian leadership to urge Hamas to lay down its arms in order to set the stage to facilitate direct negotiations and compromises between the two sides.

By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
17/02/2017
IDF Hebron raid
How an IDF official shifted policy by sending Schalit deal terrorists back to jail for life

Outgoing Chief West Bank Prosecutor Lt. Col. Maurice Hirsch speaks to 'The Jerusalem Post' about his fateful decision that led Israel to a massive policy shift.

Sec.-Lt. Hadar Goldin
Hadar Goldin's family demands cabinet meeting over return of son's body

Along with the demand, the family is pressuring the Israeli government to use the conditions of convicted terrorists in Israeli prisoners as a means to pressure Hamas.

Prisoners exchange deal
Senator to 'Post': Congress acts to shut loophole on Palestinian convict stipends

US Sen. Dan Coats (R-Indiana) says he is optimistic that the House will adopt his new language for next year's State and Foreign Operations Appropriations Bill.

Imad Mugniyeh
Report: Hezbollah found missing Israeli navigator Ron Arad's personal items

According to 'Al-Akhbar', former Hezbollah defense chief Imad Mughniyeh wanted to find information on Arad to use in a potential prisoner swap.

By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA , JPOST.COM STAFF
16/02/2016
Palestinian
Lawyer: Israel planning to force-feed hunger-striking Palestinian

If Mohammed Allaan is subjected force feeding, it will be the first recorded case of the action since the Knesset passed a law allowing the practice late last month.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
08/08/2015
Gaza
Hamas preparing negotiation team to swap prisoners for soldiers' bodies

The terror group said that the delegation will include the same officials who took part in the Gilad Schalit deal.

By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
12/07/2015
Khader Adnan
Islamic Jihad hunger striker released after deal reached last month

Khader Adnan launched his hunger strike on May 4th and was hospitalized in critical condition weeks later.

12/07/2015
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