Agudath Israel Statement on Expected Release of Hamas Hostages

Agudath Israel of America welcomes the news that 50 women and children of the approximately 240 hostages brutally kidnapped and held by Hamas for the past six weeks are expected to be freed in the coming days. We have made their safe release an important and necessary part of our advocacy work since October 7, and the focus of our prayers beseeching the Almighty for His mercies.

As Americans, we deeply thank the United States for its leading role and hard work with other parties in helping to bring about this result.

At the same time, Agudath Israel is cognizant that there is much more to be done. Israel must be free of the Hamas threat and the remaining hostages must be let go.

We will continue to turn in prayer to the Almighty, to encourage the United States to remain steadfast in its moral and material support of Israel, and to do everything in our power to strengthen and safeguard our brothers and sisters — in Israel, at home, and abroad — in the face of the manifold dangers they are confronting and the scourge of antisemitism.

- Advertisement -

2 COMMENTS

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Most Popular

BREAKING: Jackson Partnering With LSTA To Bring Busing To Potentially Thousands Of Jewish Students

The Jackson School District has approved a plan to...

Lakewood Planning Board Approves New BMG Dormitory For 700 Bochurim

The Lakewood Planning Board on Tuesday night approved Beth...

South New Prospect In Jackson To Be Upgraded To 3-Lane Roadway

Mayor Michael Reina and the Jackson Township Council have...

Two Kosher Eateries Near Edison Yeshiva Destroyed In 3-Alarm Blaze

Famous Jerusalem Pizza and the China Lee Kosher restaurant...