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Hamas says it has released one Russian hostage

By AFP

November 26, 2023 07:58 PM


 

Hamas on Sunday said it had released a Russian hostage held by its fighters in the Gaza Strip, without saying who was freed or exactly when.

"In response to the efforts of Russian President Vladimir Putin and in appreciation of the Russian position in support of the Palestinian cause, the Islamic Resistance Movement Hamas released one of the detainees of the Russian citizenship," it said in a statement.


AFP


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