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Israel Frees Palestinian Prisoners Ahead Of Kerry Visit

Reuters | Posted 03.01.2014 | World

By Ali Sawafta RAMALLAH, West Bank, Dec 31 (Reuters) - Israel freed 26 Palestinian prisoners on Tuesday, days before U.S. Secretary of...

Israel Frees 26 Palestinian Prisoners

AP | MOHAMMED DARAGHMEH | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

RAMALLAH, West Bank -- RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — Israel freed 26 Palestinian prisoners early Wednesday, the second of four batches to be released a...

Free More Killers, Please

David Cahn | Posted 10.28.2013 | Teen
David Cahn

If a man's hero is what he aspires to be some day, then Palestinians politicians are telling their constituents that they ought to become martyrs, brutally killing Israeli civilians. As an independent nation, the Palestinian Authority would be anything but good neighbors.

Israel Starts Releasing Palestinian Prisoners

AP | IAN DEITCH | Posted 10.13.2013 | World

JERUSALEM — Israel released 26 Palestinian inmates, including many convicted in grisly killings, on the eve of long-stalled Mideast peace talks,...

Israel Names Palestinian Prisoners To Be Freed

AP | MOHAMMED DARAGHMEH and KARIN LAUB | Posted 10.12.2013 | World

BRUKIN, West Bank — Mustafa al-Haj expected to die in an Israeli prison for killing an American-born settler hiking in the West Bank in 1989. No...

Palestinian Woman Gives Birth After Smuggling Husband's Sperm Out Of Israeli Prison

Posted 08.01.2013 | World

A Palestinian man imprisoned in an Israeli jail became a father on Wednesday. While that does not constitute news in itself, the announcement has made...

Israel To Vote On Freeing Palestinian Prisoners Ahead Of Peace Talks

AP | MOHAMMED DARAGHMEH and KARIN LAUB | Posted 09.26.2013 | World

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — In April 1993, Omar Masoud and three accomplices broke into a European aid office in Gaza City, grabbed a young Israeli ...

Israel To Free 'Hardcore' Palestinian Prisoners

AP | IAN DEITCH | Posted 09.19.2013 | World

JERUSALEM — Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas agreed to resume peace talks with Israel only after U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry gave him ...

More Than 1000 Palestinian Prisoners On Hunger Strike

Reuters | Posted 06.30.2012 | World

By Noah Browning JENIN, West Bank, April 30 (Reuters) - A hunger strike by Palestinian prisoners against Israel's jail policies has sw...

Hundreds Of Palestinian Prisoners Go On Hunger Strike

AP | HAITHAM HAMAD | Posted 06.17.2012 | World

RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) -- Hundreds of Palestinian prisoners held by Israel launched a hunger strike on Tuesday, officials said, protesting their con...