After long months in morgues, the Israeli occupation authorities on Friday evening released the bodies of nine martyrs from different West Bank areas and handed them over to the Palestinian side.

Israeli authorities release bodies of nine Palestinian martyrs

The martyrs, whose bodies were released yesterday, are Issa al-Tarayra, Muhanad al-Rajabi, Amir al-Rajabi, Mustafa Barad’iya, Khaled Akhlil, Mohamed Turkman, Mohamed Maskawi, Wael Abu Saleh, and Jihad al-Qaddumi.

Their bodies were handed over to the Palestinian liaison authorities in al-Khalil, Qalqiliya, Tulkarem, Nablus and Jenin before transferring them by ambulances to local hospitals.

Funerals for the martyrs are expected to be held by their families in their native areas on Saturday.