| 5 March 2024, Tuesday |

Eleven Hamas hostages released to Red Cross

An Israeli hostage held by Hamas in Gaza is set to be freed, a Palestinian official familiar with the ceasefire negotiations told Reuters.

The Red Cross verified that 11 hostages who had been freed by Hamas in Gaza were their route to Israeli territory, according to the Israeli military.

Three French nationals, two Germans, and six Argentinians are among the hostages freed from Gaza, according to a spokeswoman for the foreign minister of Qatar.

This is the liberation of the fourth group of captives.

  • alarabiya