News Briefs

  12/18/2011, Kislev 22, 5772

550 Shalit Deal Terrorists to be Freed Sunday

The second group of 550 Palestinian Authority Arab terrorists due to be freed in the second phase of the deal that led to the release of kidnapped IDF soldier Gilad Shalit are scheduled for release today (Sunday). On Thursday, the soon-to-be freed terrorists were interviewed and checked by doctors. This morning they are to be released to Palestinian Authority-controlled areas of Judea and Samaria via the Beitunia checkpoint, or to Gaza.