Israel releases Hamas leader after 20 months in prison


Published: 2017-06-22 19:40

Last Updated: 2024-07-04 08:00

Jarrar was arrested in 2015.
Jarrar was arrested in 2015.

Israeli forces released Hamas leader Abdul Jabbar Jarrar after 20 months in prison.

Israeli forces detained Jarrar after ransacking his home in October 2015.

Jarrar, who was being held at Al Naqab Prison, is now 50-years-old.

The leader was transferred to Jenin after ‘completing’ his prison sentence.