Four-Day Pause Secures Release of 50 Israeli Hostages
2023 • 8min • News • International
Published On: November 24, 2023 - A four-day truce in the Israel-Hamas conflict has finally taken effect. Some of the hostages held in the Gaza Strip are set to be released later in the day in exchange for Palestinian prisoners. In the deal struck between Israel and Hamas, brokered by Qatar, Egypt, and the US, it is expected that 50 Israeli hostages will be returned in exchange for a four-day pause in hostilities, and the release of 150 Palestinians. 13 Israeli women and children hostages are expected to be released during the day.