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    Israel frees Palestinian inmates before talks

    Al Jazeera English

    by Al Jazeera English

    Israel has freed 26 Palestinian prisoners as part of a US-brokered deal to restart peace talks.

    Eleven inmates returned home to a hero's welcome in the West Bank.
    15 others were greated by crowds of supporters and relatives in Gaza.
    Both sides are to meet in Jerusalem in a few hours to try to solve one of the longest-standing conflicts in the world.

    Al Jazeera's Sue Turton reports from Ramallah.