Because Of Messi, This Grandmother Was Released By Hamas

Because Of Messi, This Grandmother Was Released By Hamas

Because of Messi, this grandmother was released by Hamas. Grandmother from Argentina, Eler Kunio, experienced an unusual incident when she became a prisoner of Hamas militants. For your information, Kunio was one of the hostages captured during the October 7 2023 attack.

At that time he was arrested by Hamas while at his residence in the Niros area of ​​Israel. Quoted from Tribun News, Kunio’s unusual story went viral after being shared by Spanish media. In it, a photo of Kunio and a member of Hamas is embedded, and Kunio is even seen carrying a long-barreled weapon belonging to Hamas. Then in an interview Kunio revealed the story behind his release while being held captive.

Kunio admitted that he was asked by a Hamas member about Argentina, he then asked whether the Hamas member liked football. Kunio then said that he came from Argentina, the birth country of world footballer Messi. After hearing the name Lionel Messi, the Hamas fighter’s attitude immediately changed. The Hamas members even decided to free Kunio.

It is said that the Hamas fighter apparently idolizes Messi. Even though he has been released, Kunio still lives in uncertainty because his two grandchildren are still prisoners of Hamas.