Anger in south over ceasefire

Leaders of communities beset by Hamas rockets slam government for ceasefire instead of putting a final end to Hamas terror.Arutz Sheva Staff, Friday, 12:32 PM

General: 'I want to vomit from shame'

Former Southern Command head Brig. Gen. (res.) Zvika Fogel furious at ceasefire with Hamas. 'We are getting weaker.'Arutz Sheva Staff, Friday, 11:31 AM

'Cease-fire a mistake: Terror must be eradicated'

Mayor of city struck repeatedly by rocket attacks says ceasefire only rewards terror, paves way for next round of fighting.Arutz Sheva Staff, Friday, 10:33 AM

Report: Israel, Hamas reach ceasefire

Al Jazeera reports an Egyptian-brokered ceasefire was reached between Hamas and Israel. Israeli source: The report is incorrect.Elad Benari, Thursday, 11:18 PM

Hamas agrees to gradual ceasefire

Hamas promises to 'gradually' end violent border riots and incendiary kites, balloons, report says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/6/2018, 8:28 AM

Hamas: We agreed to ceasefire

Hamas spokesman says group agreed to ceasefire with Israel.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/21/2018, 1:22 AM

'We oppose a ceasefire dictated by Hamas'

Minister Bennett, a member of the cabinet, says agreement to a ceasefire will lead to further escalation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/15/2018, 9:21 AM

Islamic Jihad: Ceasefire does not include kites

Gaza terror groups say ceasefire with Israel doesn't include launching of terror kites, considered an act of 'freedom of expression.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/15/2018, 8:15 AM

Bennett: Restraint creates escalation

Jewish Home chairman: The formula whereby Hamas dictates the ceasefire is a grave mistake.Uzi Baruch, 7/15/2018, 5:25 AM

Report: Hamas offered long-term truce to Israel

Terror group that rules Gaza reportedly seeks cease-fire in exchange for easing of restrictions on goods entering Gaza.JTA, 5/7/2018, 4:31 PM

'Russia not living up to ceasefire agreement'

US Ambassador to the UN accuses Russia of failing to abide by humanitarian ceasefire in Syria, resulting in civilian deaths in Ghouta.Gary Willig, 3/12/2018, 7:54 PM

US 'will continue to discuss' Syrian ceasefire with Israel

White House says it will address Netanyahu's concerns over ceasefire brokered by US and Russia. 'I think there is a shared goal there.'JTA, 7/18/2017, 8:25 AM

Trump: Syria ceasefire can save many lives

Trump welcomes U.S.-Russia brokered ceasefire in southwest Syria, which monitors say has held through its first day.Elad Benari, 7/10/2017, 5:08 AM

U.S. and Russia agree on Syria ceasefire

United States and Russia reach agreement on a ceasefire in southwest Syria.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/7/2017, 9:11 PM

Syria announces temporary ceasefire

Syrian army suspends combat operations in southern Syria until new round of peace talks begin in Kazakhstan.Ben Ariel, 7/4/2017, 4:07 AM

Syrian rebel groups suspend peace negotiations

Syria's ceasefire comes under threat as government forces intensify attacks near Damascus and 10 rebel groups pull out of peace talks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/3/2017, 4:07 AM

Russia pushes UN resolution on Syria ceasefire

Russia submits a draft resolution to the UN Security Council supporting the ceasefire it helped broker in Syria, as well as peace talks.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 12/30/2016, 9:51 PM

Ceasefire in Syria takes effect

New nationwide ceasefire in Syria brokered by Russia and Turkey takes effect in a potentially major breakthrough in the conflict.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/30/2016, 1:09 AM

Turkish FM: Ceasefire could be in place 'at any moment'

Turkish Foreign Minister says ceasefire could be in place 'at any moment.'Mordechai Sones, 12/29/2016, 12:05 PM

Turkey and Russia broker ceasefire in all of Syria

Turkey and Russia have agreed to a ceasefire plan for all of Syria that should come into force at midnight Thursday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/29/2016, 10:17 AM

Ceasefire and evacuation deal reached in Aleppo

Turkey confirms a ceasefire deal was agreed upon which will allow Syrian rebels to evacuate from war-ravaged eastern Aleppo.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/14/2016, 1:13 AM

UN says 8-hour Aleppo ceasefire not enough to deliver aid

UN welcomes eight hour ceasefire announced Monday by Russia but says it's not enough time to deliver humanitarian aid.Arutz Sheva staff, 10/17/2016, 8:23 PM

U.S.: No cooperation with Russia until Syria aid flows

Kerry tells Russian counterpart there will be no military coordination in Syria until regime forces there allow aid into besieged cities.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 9/16/2016, 11:41 PM

Clashes in Syria despite ceasefire

Is the ceasefire over?AFP, 9/16/2016, 1:06 PM

Fragile truce in Syria extended by 48 hours

The fragile truce in Syria has been extended for 48 hours under an agreement between Moscow and WashingtonArutz Sheva staff, 9/15/2016, 12:53 PM

Syria: Israel is trying to sabotage ceasefire

According to a representative of the Syrian army, Israel is trying to upset the fragile ceasefire.Yonatan Roberts, 9/14/2016, 10:35 PM

UN envoy lauds significant drop in Syria violence

UN's Syria envoy applauds a fall in violence through the first 24 hours of ceasefire, but says aid convoys have not yet deployed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/14/2016, 5:44 AM

'Last chance' ceasefire in Syria takes effect

U.S.- and Russia-brokered ceasefire takes effect amid skepticism over how long it will hold.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/13/2016, 2:12 AM

Opposition seeks 'guarantees' before signing on to Syria truce

Just hours before new ceasefire negotiated between US and Russian Federation is to start, rebel parties demand clarification.Yonatan Roberts, 9/12/2016, 7:46 PM

Hardline Syrian rebel group rejects truce

Islamist Ahrar al-Sham rejects truce in Syria brokered by the U.S. and Russia.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/12/2016, 4:44 AM

Israeli Ambassador credits Clinton with Gaza ceasefire

Israel's Ambassador to the U.S. credits Democratic nominee with the leading role in achieving a ceasefire after Operation Pillar of Defense.Ben Ariel, 7/29/2016, 5:14 AM

Syria extends ceasefire for another 72 hours

Syrian army announces it would extend a nationwide ceasefire. Attempts to implement previous ceasefires have failed.Ben Ariel, 7/12/2016, 2:13 AM

Syrian army declares temporary ceasefire for Eid holiday

Syrian army announces 72-hour ceasefire across the country, which apparently excludes jihadist groups such as ISIS and Al-Nusra Front.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/7/2016, 12:12 AM

Russia announces 48-hour ceasefire in Aleppo

Russia says a 48-hour ceasefire in the Syrian city of Aleppo will try to help stabilize it.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/16/2016, 4:14 AM

Syrian army agrees to truce in Aleppo

Under pressure from Russia and the United States, Syrian army agrees to two-day truce in the war-ravaged city of Aleppo.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/5/2016, 3:42 AM

UN chief appeals for re-launch of Syria ceasefire

Ban Ki-moon urges Russia and the United States to put Syria's ceasefire back on track.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/3/2016, 4:14 AM

The end of the Syrian ceasefire

Monitor assesses that escalating bombings mean the truce in place since last February has effectively collapsed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/23/2016, 8:21 PM

Yemen ceasefire takes effect

UN-brokered ceasefire between government and Shiite Houthi rebels takes effect.Ben Ariel, 4/11/2016, 4:43 AM

Yemen's government, rebels agree to a ceasefire

Yemen's internationally recognized government and the Iranian-backed Houthi rebels agree to begin a ceasefire for a week or two.Ben Ariel, 3/21/2016, 4:16 AM

Assad: We'll do our part to ensure ceasefire succeeds

Syrian President pledges to do his part to guarantee the success of shaky ceasefire, says it brings hope to the war-torn country.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/2/2016, 5:44 AM

Al-Nusra Front leader urges rejection of ceasefire

Mohammad al-Jolani, head of Al-Qaeda affiliate in Syria, says ceasefire is shameful and should be rejected.Arutz Sheva North America, 2/26/2016, 10:58 PM

Obama: We'll be relentless in going after ISIS

President Obama says Syria ceasefire will not affect the fight against the Islamic State jihadist group.Ben Ariel, 2/26/2016, 2:44 AM

Syrian opposition agrees to observe ceasefire for two weeks

Syria's main opposition grouping says it will respect the provisional ceasefire to determine the commitment of the other side.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/25/2016, 12:16 AM

Kerry claims he has a 'Plan B' for Syria

Kerry warns he has a backup plan if Assad and Russia aren't serious about political transition - could he mean a military escalation?Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/23/2016, 9:08 PM

War-weary Syrians say ceasefire will fail

Resigned to the lethal civil war, Syrians call US-Russian ceasefire initiative 'a new way to numb the Syrian people.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/23/2016, 6:23 PM

End of Syrian civil war? Assad accepts ceasefire

Syrian agrees to ceasefire agreement which excludes ISIS. Is this the end of the civil war, or just the eye of the storm?David Rosenberg, 2/23/2016, 12:07 PM

Syria's opposition places conditions on acceptance of ceasefire

Syria's main opposition says it will accept a ceasefire if certain conditions are met.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/23/2016, 3:12 AM

Obama and Putin discuss Syria ceasefire

White House announces presidential phone call ahead of ceasefire 'moment of opportunity,' admits it will be 'difficult to implement.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/22/2016, 10:57 PM

Ya'alon doubts new Syrian ceasefire will hold

Defense Minister skeptical as deal doesn't involve ISIS or Nusra and Russia will strike both, says Israeli strikes in Syria are accepted.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/22/2016, 10:36 PM

US, Russia announce Syrian ceasefire - again

After last agreement tanked on Friday, and in wake of most lethal bombing of the war, new ceasefire announced to UN's rejoicing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/22/2016, 8:33 PM

World powers agree on Syria ceasefire plan

New Syrian peace will introduce gradual cessation of hostilities and delivery of humanitarian aid.Ben Ariel, 2/12/2016, 2:42 AM

Syria: Six-Month Truce Reached in Zabadani

Agreement reached between warring parties in Syria for a six-month truce in rebel-held town.Ben Ariel, 9/25/2015, 1:13 AM

Senior Hamas Official Denies Talks with Israel

Moussa Abu Marzouk denies that Hamas is seeking to establish a separate state in Gaza in return for a long-term truce with Israel.Ben Ariel, 9/7/2015, 4:45 AM

Two-Day Ceasefire Agreed Upon in Three Syrian Towns

For the second time in two weeks, warring sides agree to a 48-hour ceasefire in the town of Zabadani and two Shiite villages in Idlib.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/27/2015, 2:45 AM

Syria Rebels, Pro-Regime Forces Agree on 48-Hour Truce

Islamist groups and pro-regime forces agree on a ceasefire in flashpoint towns in northwest Syria and along the border with Lebanon.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/12/2015, 2:15 AM

In Secret Talks with PA, Israel Denies it's Talking to Hamas

Israeli officials attempt to placate Abbas over reports of secret negotiations with Gaza. Hamas blames Israel for lack of agreement.Tova Dvorin, 8/5/2015, 4:28 PM

Fighting in Yemen Continues Despite Ceasefire

Shelling reported in southern Yemen as truce between rebels and Saudi-backed pro-government forces comes into force.Ben Ariel, 7/27/2015, 3:43 AM