‚Hamas refuses to abandon policy of IDF kidnappings‘

15.10.2011                      17.Tischrei. 5772                       Chol Hamo'ed 1


'Hamas refuses to abandon policy of IDF kidnappings'

Palestinian sources tell 'Al Hayat' Israel asked Hamas to reject policy of kidnapping as part of Schalit deal.

Hamas did not agree to an Israeli request to abandon a policy of future IDF kidnappings as part of the prisoner-swap agreement with Israel, a Palestinian source told the London-based Al Hayat on Friday.
According to the source, Israel – which will release more than 1,000 Palestinian prisoners in exchange for kidnapped tank gunner Gilad Schalit – agreed not to target any of the prisoners once they have been freed….