Radio Free Europe 2013.10.30 07:04
srael released 26 Palestinian prisoners early October 30 as part of a deal
to restart long-stalled Middle East peace talks.
There were scenes of celebration in the West Bank and Gaza, where
Palestinians welcomed home the prisoners, some of whom had spent more than
20 years behind bars.
Speaking at a welcoming ceremony in Ramallah, Palestinian President Mahmud
Abbas said the Palestinians would reject any attempt by the Israelis to
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