The Egyptian newspaper «Al-Shuruk» reports that the Hamas leadership is handed over to the intelligence services of Egypt information about Salafi terrorist groups operating in the Sinai and in the Gaza strip. Citing sources in the security structures of Hamas «Al-Shuruk» writes that the information was passed during the recent meetings in Cairo.
The TV channel «al-Dzhazira» tells about the meeting of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad with Russian defense Minister Sergei Shoigu. The Russian envoy handed over a letter to the President Vladimir Putin, congratulating Syrians with the lifting of the blockade dir al-Zura. The channel said that Russia was a great ally of the Syrian regime.
Website coming out in the East Jerusalem newspaper «al-Quds» reported that the leadership of the Egyptian security forces offered Hamas a «compromise formula» of the exchange. It involves several stages. Israel agreed to the Egyptian proposal, while Hamas gave no answer.
The London newspaper «al-Hayat» writes that the US and Iran sent emissaries to Erbil to convince the leadership of the Kurdish Autonomous region to postpone the referendum on independence. While Iran is the unit commander of «al-Quds» Brigadier General Qasem Soleimani.
The newspaper «al-Hayat al-Jadida» recalls the 24th anniversary of the conclusion of the Oslo accords. The newspaper reminds readers about the main points of the contract. According to the newspaper, the agreement was not fully implemented because of Israel systematically undermining the authority of the Palestinian national authority.