Freed Hamas Hostage Describes ‘Spider’s Web’ of Tunnels Beneath Gaza

October 25, 2023

Janis Laizans/ReutersA hostage freed by Hamas described the nightmare she lived through after being abducted from her home in Israel and taken to a “spider’s web” of tunnels below Gaza. Lifshitz’s husband, 83, is still being held hostage. The Ranaans say eight other members of their family are still being held by Hamas. “I was taken hostage. They didn’t distinguish between young and elderly, it was very painful.”Story continuesShe says she was taken to Hamas’ network of tunnels, which she likened to a spiderweb.