Paris city council unanimously votes to grant honorary citizenship to hostages held in the Gaza strip

The council of Paris voted in favor of a resolution to grant honorary citizenship to all hostages. After the vote, council members stood and applauded the families.

All party leaders, including the Communist Party and the Radical Party of the Left, voted in favor and demanded in their speeches the immediate release of all hostages.

After the vote, all party leaders met with the hostage families in the office of Mayor Anne Hidalgo.

Among the hostage families in the delegation were the Buskila, Yahalomi, Calderon, and Gonen families.

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