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  7/25/2014, Tammuz 27, 5774

2 Security Cabinet Members Against Ceasefire

Ministers Naftali Bennett and Gil'ad Erdan, who serve on the Diplomatic-Security Cabinet, went on record, Friday, against the proposal of United States Secretary of State John Kerry for a five-day humanitarian ceasefire between Israel and Gaza terror groups, led by Hamas.

The votes of the other members - Yitzhak Aharonovitch, Avigdor Liberman, Ya'ir Lapid, Tzip Livni, Moshe Ya'alon - is not clear. Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu postponed the start of the meeting until 3:00 p.m.