An Israeli helicopter with released hostages lands at Tel Aviv’s Schneider medical centre on November 24, 2023. Hamas on November 24, freed a first batch of hostages seized in the deadliest attack in Israel’s history under a deal that saw a temporary truce take hold in war-ravaged Gaza. Thirteen Israeli hostages captured during Palestinian militants’ cross-border raids were back in Israeli territory where they would undergo medical checks before being reunited with their families, the army said. (Photo by FADEL SENNA / AFP) (Photo by FADEL SENNA/AFP via Getty Images)