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The mother of Palestinian prisoner Omar Massud, held by Israel since... News PhotoConflict,Family,Gaza City,Gaza Strip,Holding,Horizontal,Israel,Israel-Palestine Conflict,Mother,Palestinian,Portrait,Prisoner,Releasing,WarPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPThe mother (C) of Palestinian prisoner Omar Massud, held by Israel since 1993, holds a portrait of her son at their family house in Caza City on October 29, 2013, prior to his release. Israel is preparing to release 26 long-serving Palestinian prisoners, the second batch of 104 inmates who are to be freed in line with commitments to US-brokered peace talks. AFP PHOTO/MOHAMMED ABED (Photo credit should read MOHAMMED ABED/AFP/Getty Images)