YEREVAN, OCTOBER 27, ARMENPRESS. Israel offered the Hamas movement a ceasefire in exchange for the release of all hostages and the release of the bodies of dead citizens of the Jewish state from Gaza, Al Arabiya reports with reference to sources.
According to sources, Israel and Hamas, with the mediation of Qatar and Egypt, are negotiating the release of the hostages.
“Israel offered a ceasefire in exchange for the release of all hostages and the transfer of the bodies of the dead Israelis”the message says.
It is emphasized that Hamas rejected this proposal from the Israeli side and also demanded the release of Palestinian prisoners.
In addition, it is reported that Hamas asked for a long-term truce, but representatives of the Jewish state refused to respond to this proposal.