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Israel refuses to release prisoners in time for holiday

Middle East Monitor – Oct 9, 2013 Israeli media reported on Wednesday that Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has refused to release the second batch of Palestinian prisoners two weeks early in order for them to celebrate Eid Al-Adha with their families. According to the agreement reached between the Palestinian Authority and the Israeli occupation […]

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Israel set to exile 14 prisoners to Gaza, release 12 others in PR ‘Goodwill’ stunt

Monday August 12, 2013 04:11 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC News In a move labeled by Israeli government officials as a ‘goodwill’ gesture, but questioned by the families of the over 4,000 Palestinians imprisoned by Israel as a public relations stunt, just 12 prisoners will be released on Tuesday, with an additional 14 to be […]

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