Hamas admits kidnapping Israeli teens

August 2014
Jewish Telegraphic Agency: 1922 to present;8/20/2014, p1
(JTA) -- A senior Hamas official acknowledged that the Hamas military wing was behind the kidnapping and murder of three Israeli teenagers in June.


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