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11/29/2023, 10:21 PM (Source: TeleTrader)
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Israel, Qatar confirm latest transfer of hostages

Both Qatar Ministry of Foreign Affairs spokesman Majed Al Ansari and the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) confirmed on Wednesday that the sixth batch of hostages, comprising 10 Israeli individuals, was retrieved from Hamas.

Ansari detailed that among those released by Hamas, five were minors, while another five were women. Within the group, there were a few with dual nationality, one holding Dutch citizenship, three holding German citizenship, and one American. On the other hand, among the 30 Palestinians released by Israel, there were 16 minors and 14 women.

"In addition, 2 Russian citizens & 4 Thai citizens outside the framework of the agreement were handed over to the ICRC [International Committee of the Red Cross]," Ansari concluded.

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