Hamas Says Hunger Strike Goals Achieved
Hamas says Israel has agreed to meet enough of their demands to end to the hunger strike by terrorists and security prisoners. Israel has not commented on the recent development. Not wanting the issue to explode into a propaganda victory for the Palestinian Authority, Israel reportedly agreed to move jailed prisoners, some of them terrorists, from solitary confinement to regular cells and to allow visits from relatives in Gaza.
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