Topic: Wafa al-Biss

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  • Gilad Shalit: Israel-Hamas prisoner exchange talks stalled

    Gilad Shalit: Israel-Hamas prisoner exchange talks stalled

    As the parents of captured Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit mark their fourth Passover without their son, Israel-Hamas prisoner exchange talks that would release Sgt. Shalit have reportedly broken down over internal Hamas disagreements.

  • Letters to the Editor

    Readers write about bullet trains, public housing, and Gaza.

  • Israel mulls freeing Hamas 'underwear bomber'

    Israel mulls freeing Hamas 'underwear bomber'

    At age 21, Wafa al-Biss was arrested at the Israeli border with explosives sewn into her underwear. Five years later, she and some 1,000 other jailed Palestinians may be released as part of a deal to free Israeli Sgt. Gilad Shalit.