NSA Jake Sullivan says White House has ‘reason to believe’ one U.S. hostage will be released today

Written by on November 26, 2023

National Security Adviser Jake Sullivan said in an interview on NBC News' "Meet the Press" that the Biden administration has “reason to believe” one American hostage will be released on Sunday, the third day of a temporary cease-fire between Israel and Hamas.

Asked by host Kristen Welker this morning if he expects American hostages to be released today, Sullivan said: “The initial hostage deal involves the release of women and children and there are three Americans in that category: two women and one young child. And we have reason to . . .

Current track