Hamas Official: Ceasefire Talks to Resume This Month

Senior member of Hamas says talks between Israel and the Palestinian Arab factions on cementing ceasefire agreement will resume in Cairo.Ben Ariel, Canada, 10/15/2014, 11:40 PM

Date Set for Resumption of Israel-Gaza Ceasefire Talks

Talks in Cairo set to restart in just over a month, as Hamas and Fatah attempt to repair their own strained relations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/23/2014, 7:15 PM

Israel to Send Delegation to Cairo for Ceasefire Talks

Diplomats rush to cement deal before the High Holidays, but Israeli officials say the chances of progress are slim.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/21/2014, 1:28 PM

Cairo Truce Talks to Resume Wednesday

Thorny issues of sea and airport, terrorist swap and disarmament will be raised, despite terror tunnel digging reports and mortar breach.Ari Yashar, 9/20/2014, 11:23 PM

Hamas: End the Blockade or There Will be Another War

Hamas deputy leader says the group does not want another war with Israel, but says fighting is inevitable if blockade on Gaza isn't lifted.Ben Ariel, 9/19/2014, 12:15 AM

Hamas: Ceasefire Talks Will Restart Within a Week

Hamas leader Mousa Abu Marzouq says indirect ceasefire negotiations will restart by September 24.Ben Ariel, 9/18/2014, 2:13 AM

Under Pressure, Hamas Would Consider Direct Talks With Israel

Exiled dept. leader Musa Abu-Marzouk says terror group willing to 'break taboo' on talking to Israel, as embattled Islamists need results.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/11/2014, 2:44 PM

Last Israeli Injured in Gaza War 'Out of Danger'

Gadi Yarkoni, the last Israeli to be injured in Operation Protective Edge, is on his way to recovery after sustaining serious wounds.Yaakov Levi, 9/11/2014, 9:55 AM

Hamas: Cairo Talks to Resume

Abu Marzuq insists talks to resume by September 25, as deadline to discuss Gaza's laundry list of demands looms.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/10/2014, 7:38 PM

Hamas Denies it Will Resume Rocket Fire in Two Weeks' Time

Reports also said Hamas still planning to take over Judea and Samaria; spokesman Sami Abu Zuhri denies claims.Ari Soffer and Ido Ben-Porat, 9/9/2014, 2:05 PM

Ceasefire Talks to be Restarted in Two Weeks

Senior member of Arab delegation to Cairo talks says discussions to resume on Sept. 20 or 21, as sides continue to reject demands.Ari Yashar, 9/6/2014, 10:08 PM

Egyptian Diplomat: No Date Yet for Ceasefire Talks

Egypt’s ambassador to the Palestinian Authority says Cairo is in contact with PA and Israel to determine a date for further talks.Elad Benari, 9/3/2014, 2:12 AM

Hamas Truce Talks Reportedly to Resume in Next 48 Hours

Delegations to return to Cairo as Hamas refuses to disarm, demands sea and airport, terrorist swap. Ya'alon: 'they won't get a seaport.'Ari Yashar, 8/31/2014, 10:58 AM

Islamic Jihad Stages Defiant March After Gaza Ceasefire

Terror group says Israel 'state ready for extinction,' vows to rearm three days after truce.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/29/2014, 5:20 PM

Jewish Home Isn't Leaving Government

Minister Ariel says his faction's criticism of the Gaza campaign was legitimate.Gil Ronen, 8/28/2014, 8:22 PM

Herzog: There's No Military Solution to the Situation

Opposition leader calls to turn the ceasefire agreement in Gaza into a wider, comprehensive regional agreement.Elad Benari, 8/28/2014, 2:14 AM

EU Calls For Ceasefire to Lead to 'Two State Solution'

EU says comprehensive agreement, not return to status quo, needed in Gaza; calls for end of blockade and full Hamas PA unity government.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/27/2014, 10:12 PM

Netanyahu Hails 'Great Diplomatic Blow' To Hamas

Amid wave of criticism over ceasefire deal with terrorist organization, PM defends his unilateral choice in press meeting.Hezki Baruch, Ari Yashar, 8/27/2014, 9:21 PM

Ex-MK Slams Netanyahu for 'Negotiating with ISIS'

Dr. Ben-Ari notes the implications of ceasefire with Hamas, which PM compared to ISIS; says to learn from Munich Agreements.Ari Yashar, 8/27/2014, 7:57 PM

Blair Welcomes Gaza Ceasefire

Former British prime minister welcomes the announcement of an open-ended ceasefire in Gaza, calls for long-term plan.Elad Benari, 8/27/2014, 6:13 AM

UN Chief Hopes Ceasefire will Lead to Peace Agreement

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon voices hope that Gaza ceasefire will set the stage for talks on a final Israeli-PA peace deal.Elad Benari, 8/27/2014, 4:44 AM

MK Shelah: Turn Ceasefire into Long-Term Agreement

MK Ofer Shelah says that the ceasefire in Gaza should lead to a return to peace negotiations with the PA.Elad Benari, 8/27/2014, 4:12 AM

Hamas Official: We'll Build Our Seaport without Permission

Senior Hamas official Mahmoud Al-Zahar declares that the group will build a seaport and airport in Gaza, even without permission.Dalit Halevi, 8/27/2014, 2:15 AM

US, UN 'Strongly Support' Israel-Hamas Ceasefire

Kerry calls deal 'an opportunity, not a certainty,' says in next stage 'our eyes are wide open,' UN's Ban urges peace deal.Ari Yashar, 8/27/2014, 1:16 AM

Gaza Ceasefire: What Did Israel Agree to?

PA delegation head reveals what Israel agreed to - and the lone demand it made, which was rejected.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/26/2014, 10:26 PM

Hamas, Islamic Jihad Leaders Come Out of Hiding as Truce Begins

Senior Islamic Jihad official threatens to attack Ben Gurion Airport again, says Gaza will open sea, airports. Hamas vows to rearm.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/26/2014, 9:52 PM

Wise Tactical Choices in Gaza

Calculated risks versus unnecessary ones. A level-headed perspective on Israeli decision makers' choices in Gaza.Maj. Gen. (res.) Yaacov Amidror, 8/26/2014, 9:30 PM

Cabinet Was Split Over Ceasefire - But Netanyahu Accepted Anyway

Ministers from Jewish Home, Yisrael Beytenu and even Likud opposed truce - but PM circumvented cabinet vote on a legal technicality.Ari Soffer, 8/26/2014, 9:02 PM

Senior Journalist: Hamas Gained a 'Huge Achievement'

Military analyst Roni Daniel says ceasefire a huge boost for Hamas, which 'dictated our lives for 50 days and stood firm against IDF.'Uzi Baruch, Ari Yashar, 8/26/2014, 8:44 PM

Ceasefire Begins, With Rockets Still Raining Down on Israel

Israeli government accepts Egyptian-brokered ceasefire deal, starting from 7 p.m. Israel-time; rockets still falling.Ari Yashar and Ari Soffer, 8/26/2014, 8:15 PM

Ministers, MKs Critical Over Ceasefire with Hamas

Bennett and Livni both oppose giving Hamas achievements at end of Gaza operation; Livni again calls for two state solution.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/26/2014, 7:44 PM

ZOA Lashes Out at Obama for Proposed Hamas-Israel Equation

US proposal equates Israel with Hamas - sparking ire from American Jewish groups.Hillel Fendel, 8/26/2014, 2:07 PM

U.S. Drafts UN Resolution on Gaza Ceasefire

Diplomats say Washington has prepared draft outline for resolution demanding a ceasefire, working on it with other countries.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/26/2014, 3:13 AM

Egypt 'Awaiting' Israel's Response to Month-Long Ceasefire

Senior sources in Cairo say Egypt is still waiting for Israel to respond to its proposal for a month-long in Gaza.Elad Benari, 8/26/2014, 2:16 AM

Netanyahu Considering Imminent Hamas Ceasefire

PM discusses with senior security officials, as Egypt waits for an Israeli answer on month-long truce proposed to start tonight.Ari Yashar, 8/25/2014, 9:30 PM

Minister Insists Israel Will Not Abandon Gaza Belt

Finance Minister Yair Lapid vows to help strengthen the South - both politically and financially.Tova Dvorin, 8/25/2014, 7:04 PM

Security Minister Admits Gov't Not Tough Enough Against Hamas

Internal Security Minister calls on gov't to deal 'more violently' with Hamas after meeting family of 4-year-old killed in mortar attack.Ari Soffer, 8/25/2014, 12:51 PM

Report: Israel Ready to Accept 'Open-Ended' Truce

Egypt still waiting on Hamas leader Khaled Mashaal to respond to offer, which would last for minimum of one month.Ari Soffer, 8/25/2014, 11:08 AM

Islamic Jihad: Ceasefire Within 'Hours'; Hamas Disagrees

Islamic Jihad says truce to come into effect imminently, while Hamas's leadership refuses anything short of total capitulation by Israel.Ari Soffer, 8/25/2014, 7:57 AM

Abbas: Egypt Inviting Delegations Back for Talks

Egypt calls for ceasefire as PA pledges to participate in renewed talks 'as soon as a ceasefire goes into effect.'AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/23/2014, 8:55 PM

Abbas and Mashaal Hold Second Day of Talks in Qatar

Palestinian Authority and Hamas leaders hold second meeting in as many days, as Hamas reportedly backtracks on talks rejection.Ari Soffer and AFP, 8/22/2014, 3:42 PM

Security Council Urges Return to Ceasefire Talks

UN Security Council urges Israel and the Palestinian Arabs to return to the negotiating table to quickly agree on a lasting truce in Gaza.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/21/2014, 2:16 AM

Israel, Hamas Officially Cease Cairo Talks

End to abortive talks as rocket fire continues; both delegations being pulled out of Cairo.Tova Dvorin, 8/20/2014, 8:10 PM

Egypt Calls for Resumption of Talks, 'Regrets' Breach of Truce

Egyptian government says it 'profoundly regrets' yesterday's breach of the ceasefire, as violence once again escalates.Ari Soffer, 8/20/2014, 11:18 AM

UN Chief Condemns Breach of Gaza Ceasefire

Ban Ki-moon says he is "gravely disappointed" by the resumption of hostilities in the region, calls for permanent ceasefire.Elad Benari, 8/20/2014, 6:15 AM

PA Official: It's All Israel's Fault

Senior official who heads the Palestinian Arab delegation to Cairo says Israel is to blame for the collapse of the temporary truce.Elad Benari, 8/20/2014, 2:13 AM

Hamas Accuses Israel of 'Stalling' Cairo Talks

Hamas spokesman claims Israel is purposely 'dragging its feet' in talks - despite its own stubbornness against concessions.Ido Ben-Porat, Tova Dvorin, 8/19/2014, 4:20 PM

Meshaal, Abbas to Meet in Qatar Despite Hamas Coup Attempt

PA, Hamas leaders to meet in Doha over Gaza ceasefire, as questions remain over whether the unity government will last.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/19/2014, 12:15 PM

Israeli Official Denies Agreement to Lift Gaza Blockade

Official involved in ongoing Cairo talks says reports made of significant breakthrough by Palestinian delegation false.Ari Soffer, 8/19/2014, 8:33 AM

Journalist: What Are We Getting Out of the Ceasefire Agreement?

Journalist and radio host Sharon Gal slams reported ceasefire deal that was reached between Israel and Hamas.Benny Moshe, 8/19/2014, 3:16 AM

UN Offers to 'Monitor' Construction Material Imports into Gaza

Despite ample evidence that UN-funded building materials are used for terror tunnels, Robert Serry blindly pushes for 'humanitarian aid.'AFP and Tova Dvorin, 8/19/2014, 2:14 AM

Gaza Ceasefire Extended by 24 Hours

Israeli and Palestinian Arab negotiators agree to extend a temporary ceasefire in Gaza by 24 hours. Current truce was to expire at midnight.Elad Benari, 8/19/2014, 12:13 AM

IDF Preparing for Possible Resumption of Rocket Fire

IDF preparing for a resumption of rocket fire from Gaza before the end of the current five-day ceasefire.Ido Ben Porat, 8/18/2014, 2:15 AM

Bennett: 'Yes' to Humanitarian Aid, 'No' to Terror

Economics Minister pushes for Israel to leave talks, says the key to restoring peace is to provide humanitarian aid and hit Hamas hard.Hezki Baruch, 8/17/2014, 1:15 PM

Netanyahu: Israel Won't Gift Hamas 'Political Win' in Truce

PM: Hamas lost militarily, now trying to win diplomatically in Cairo talks; Gaza airport would be 'Duty Free of rockets', says MinisterAri Soffer, 8/17/2014, 12:02 PM

Report: US Assigned to Pressure Israel in Truce Agreements

Washington to maintain pressure on Israel as part of truce deal, according to an Arabic daily - in another blow to US-Israel relations.Tova Dvorin, 8/17/2014, 9:51 AM

Hamas Rejects Egyptian Ceasefire Proposal, Threatens 'Long War'

Leading Hamas officials demand Israel accepts all their conditions, threaten war of attrition if not.Ari Soffer, 8/16/2014, 9:28 PM