Hamas Leader Ismail Haniyeh Says Hamas Officials Are Close to Reaching a Truce with Israel.
Haniyeh Who Lives in Qatar Stated That Negotiators, Including Qatari Mediators, Have Been Working Toward a Deal That Would Secure the Release of the More Than 200 Hostages Being Held in Gaza Since the October 7 Attacks.
In The Same Vein, The United States National Security Spokesperson John Kirby Said the United States Believes a Deal to Release Hostages Held by Hamas Amid the Conflict with Israel Is Getting Closer,
On His Part, The Medical Aid for Palestinians Trustee and Formal British Diplomat, Richard Makepeace Also Expressed Optimism That the Truce Would Work, Considering The Parties Inloved.
Meanwhile, Israel Is Yet to React or Comment On the Subject.