The Prime Minister of Qatar, Mohammed bin Abdulrahman bin Jassim Al Thani, announced this evening (Tuesday) that Hamas has submitted its answer regarding the proposal for a hostage deal, after days of foot-dragging by the terrorist organization.

At the same time, the Qatari leader did not reveal what Hamas' response was.

According to him, the response included several comments, but he added that "in general, the direction is positive, we are optimistic. We have forwarded our response to Israel."

US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken said that tomorrow he will discuss with the Israeli government the countries' response to the Hamas answer.... Read More: Arutz-7