Ceasefire

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Attack alert in Western Negev disrupts cease fire

Attack alert in Western Negev disrupts cease fire

Despite cease fire declared by both sides, attack alert sounds in Shokeda area of Western Negev.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/11/2019 11:43
Kurdish fighters leave besieged town in northern Syria

Kurdish fighters leave besieged town in northern Syria

Dozens of Kurdish fighters leave town of Ras al-Ain as part of ceasefire deal agreed upon between the US and Turkey.Elad Benari, Canada, 20/10/2019 18:47
Democrats blast Trump's 'sham ceasefire' in Turkey

Democrats blast Trump's 'sham ceasefire' in Turkey

Pelosi and Schumer say Trump gave Turkish President "everything" in ceasefire agreement.Ben Ariel, 18/10/2019 04:34
Report: Egypt offered to improve conditions in Gaza

Report: Egypt offered to improve conditions in Gaza

Egypt offered to improve conditions in Gaza in exchange for long-term ceasefire with Israel, report says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/08/2019 08:20
Report: Hamas demands $5 million

Report: Hamas demands $5 million

Hamas reportedly demanding that $5 million of the monthly Qatari grant go towards the salaries of its employees in Gaza.Elad Benari, Canada, 29/06/2019 01:11
Egypt making efforts to promote truce with Hamas

Egypt making efforts to promote truce with Hamas

Egyptian security delegation to visit Israel, Ramallah and Gaza to try to establish ceasefire with Hamas.Dalit Halevi, 19/06/2019 02:10
Hamas: We're entering second phase of 'ceasefire'

Hamas: We're entering second phase of 'ceasefire'

Hamas claims transfer of Qatari money initiated second stage of ceasefire - despite increase in incendiary balloons.Nitzan Kedar, 17/06/2019 14:50
Report: Egypt pressing Israel to implement ceasefire

Report: Egypt pressing Israel to implement ceasefire

Hamas closely following how Israel implements ceasefire deal, report says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/05/2019 13:43
Hamas: There's no six-month ceasefire agreement

Hamas: There's no six-month ceasefire agreement

Hamas, Israel, deny understandings on 6-month ceasefire agreement.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/05/2019 09:12
Suppose Hamas puts on a show but nobody comes?

Suppose Hamas puts on a show but nobody comes?

Two days of unprovoked rocket fire into Israel did not get them the PR mileage they expected. Usually the media come to their aid, but this time, not so much. Jack Engelhard, 08/05/2019 00:45
Galant: Sa'ar's criticism is misplaced

Galant: Sa'ar's criticism is misplaced

Likud Minister Yoav Galant criticizes MK Gideon Sa'ar for saying ceasefire with Hamas was premature.Chaim Lev, 07/05/2019 06:41
Netanyahu to approve transfer of Qatari money to Hamas

Netanyahu to approve transfer of Qatari money to Hamas

As part of ceasefire: Hamas promises to rein in Islamic Jihad, remove rioters from border, stop firing of incendiary balloons.Elad Benari, 07/05/2019 00:10
Hamas reports 'positive' progress in talks with Israel

Hamas reports 'positive' progress in talks with Israel

Hamas leader expresses cautious optimism following the responses he received from Israel through mediators.Ben Ariel, 07/04/2019 05:23
'There is no ceasefire, we're ready to do even more'

'There is no ceasefire, we're ready to do even more'

PM lands in Israel, heads straight to Kirya army base for security consultation. Senior official: 'There is no agreement on ceasefire.'Yoni Kempinski, 26/03/2019 14:00
ANALYSIS: How Iran almost triggered a 3-front war against Israel

ANALYSIS: How Iran almost triggered a 3-front war against Israel

There is more than meets the eye in Israel's ceasefire agreement.Yochanan Visser, 20/11/2018 01:00
This is the agreement being discussed between Israel and Hamas

This is the agreement being discussed between Israel and Hamas

Egypt trying to mediate a phased agreement between Israel and Hamas that will also increase the supply of electricity to Gaza.Dalit Halevi, 05/11/2018 05:12
'We're prepared to use force if Gaza situation blows up'

'We're prepared to use force if Gaza situation blows up'

Senior Israeli diplomatic official says Israel prefers to exhaust efforts to reach Gaza ceasefire but is also ready to act if talks fail.Elad Benari, Canada, 02/11/2018 20:43
Report: Qatar would pay for Gaza's fuel under ceasefire deal

Report: Qatar would pay for Gaza's fuel under ceasefire deal

TV report says cabinet has been briefed on UN and Egypt-brokered ceasefire between Israel and Hamas.Elad Benari, 23/10/2018 05:05
Hamas: Egypt-brokered Israel truce talks are ongoing

Hamas: Egypt-brokered Israel truce talks are ongoing

Hamas denies PA reconciliation, indirect ceasefire talks with Israel have collapsed, but says progress is slow.AFP, 25/09/2018 15:46
Hamas: Ceasefire talks with Israel are over

Hamas: Ceasefire talks with Israel are over

Hamas says indirect ceasefire talks with Israel have halted, blames Abbas.Elad Benari, Canada, 23/09/2018 22:49
Why is the PA opposed to the ceasefire?

Why is the PA opposed to the ceasefire?

Hamas-affiliated newspaper claims PA is trying to prevent Gaza ceasefire due to that Hamas will take over representation of Palestinians.Dalit Halevi, 31/08/2018 02:04
Greenblatt: PA should be part of the solution in Gaza

Greenblatt: PA should be part of the solution in Gaza

White House envoy supports Egypt's efforts for ceasefire, says Palestinian Authority "cannot criticize from the sidelines."Elad Benari, 30/08/2018 01:37
'We can cause sirens in central Israel for six months'

'We can cause sirens in central Israel for six months'

Hamas leader says truce in Gaza can still be achieved, but also threatens Israel.Elad Benari, 30/08/2018 01:05
Agreement between Hamas and Israel - 'over my dead body'

Agreement between Hamas and Israel - 'over my dead body'

PA Chairman reportedly outraged at Egypt that ceasefire deal being formed without his participation, cries 'defiance of PA leadership.'Tal Polon, 28/08/2018 13:29
Hamas: We will continue to build our capabilities

Hamas: We will continue to build our capabilities

Senior Hamas official: Even if a ceasefire is achieved with Israel, the organization will continue to strengthen itself.Elad Benari, 28/08/2018 04:45
Talks between PA factions in Cairo postponed

Talks between PA factions in Cairo postponed

Hamas official says talks in Cairo on Gaza ceasefire and reconciliation have been postponed.Elad Benari, 27/08/2018 03:45
Hamas official: We benefit from the lull in the fighting

Hamas official: We benefit from the lull in the fighting

Hamas official says negotiations on ceasefire have resulted in several achievements.Dalit Halevi, 22/08/2018 05:44
Hamas bemoans Israeli insistence on prisoner return

Hamas bemoans Israeli insistence on prisoner return

Arab media reports Israel does not agree to advance truce if it does not include significant progress in captives' return.Mordechai Sones, 20/08/2018 17:20
PA parliament backs ceasefire agreement

PA parliament backs ceasefire agreement

Deputy chairman of PA parliament says the legislature supports ceasefire agreement between Israel and Hamas.Dalit Halevi, 19/08/2018 06:24
Ceasefire talks in 'final stretch', says Hamas official

Ceasefire talks in 'final stretch', says Hamas official

Senior Hamas member says talks with Israel on long-term ceasefire are progressing.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 17/08/2018 23:19
Greenblatt on Gaza: Time to embrace a better future

Greenblatt on Gaza: Time to embrace a better future

U.S. envoy Jason Greenblatt welcomes the efforts to achieve calm in Gaza.Elad Benari, Canada, 17/08/2018 21:08
Report: Hamas to stop arson terror

Report: Hamas to stop arson terror

Hamas official says discussion of return of soldiers' bodies only to take place two months after ceasefire.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/08/2018 13:46
Hamas: No deal without prisoner exchange

Hamas: No deal without prisoner exchange

Hamas terror organization refuses sea route between Gaza and Cyprus unless prisoner swap with Israel reached first.Gary Willig, 17/08/2018 08:11
Report: Egypt offers Israel direct negotiations with Hamas

Report: Egypt offers Israel direct negotiations with Hamas

PA sources say Egypt seeks to have Israeli, Hamas delegations in the same building during cease-fire negotiations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/08/2018 17:33
Report: Egypt's intelligence chief visited Israel

Report: Egypt's intelligence chief visited Israel

Arab newspaper reports Egypt's intelligence chief visited Tel Aviv to discuss Gaza agreement.Elad Benari, 16/08/2018 06:56
No deal with Hamas without return of captives

No deal with Hamas without return of captives

Cabinet reportedly refuses ceasefire with Hamas unless bodies of soldiers and civilian captives returned to Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/08/2018 17:52
'If Liberman can't do it, he should go home'

'If Liberman can't do it, he should go home'

MKs Smotrich and Forer debate current Hamas policy. 'If Liberman wanted guarantees he shouldn't have sought to be defense minister.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/08/2018 16:52
'Restraint and silence encourage terrorism'

'Restraint and silence encourage terrorism'

Education Minister slams cease-fire with Hamas, says Hamas must return prisoners and disarm in exchange for rehabilitation of Gaza.Uzi Baruch, 13/08/2018 16:47
Minister: Defeat, don't accept

Minister: Defeat, don't accept

Agriculture Minister Ariel says conflict with Hamas has 'barely started,' government needs to order Hamas' defeat.Hezki Baruch, 12/08/2018 11:24
'Much blood and sadness was prevented'

'Much blood and sadness was prevented'

Zionist Union MK Shelly Yachimovich praises ceasefire, says not to listen 'extreme right' calls to destroy Hamas after 200 rockets.Gary Willig, 10/08/2018 14:13
Anger in south over ceasefire

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, 10/08/2018 12:32
General: 'I want to vomit from shame'

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, 10/08/2018 11:31
'Cease-fire a mistake: Terror must be eradicated'

'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, 10/08/2018 10:33
Report: Israel, Hamas reach ceasefire

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, 09/08/2018 23:18
Hamas agrees to gradual ceasefire

Hamas agrees to gradual ceasefire

Hamas promises to 'gradually' end violent border riots and incendiary kites, balloons, report says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/08/2018 08:28
Hamas: We agreed to ceasefire

Hamas: We agreed to ceasefire

Hamas spokesman says group agreed to ceasefire with Israel.Elad Benari, Canada, 21/07/2018 01:22
'We oppose a ceasefire dictated by Hamas'

'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, 15/07/2018 09:21
Islamic Jihad: Ceasefire does not include kites

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, 15/07/2018 08:15
Bennett: Restraint creates escalation

Bennett: Restraint creates escalation

Jewish Home chairman: The formula whereby Hamas dictates the ceasefire is a grave mistake.Uzi Baruch, 15/07/2018 05:25
Report: Hamas offered long-term truce to Israel

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, 07/05/2018 16:31
'Russia not living up to ceasefire agreement'

'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, 12/03/2018 19:54
US 'will continue to discuss' Syrian ceasefire with Israel

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, 18/07/2017 08:25
Trump: Syria ceasefire can save many lives

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, 10/07/2017 05:08
U.S. and Russia agree on Syria ceasefire

U.S. and Russia agree on Syria ceasefire

United States and Russia reach agreement on a ceasefire in southwest Syria.Elad Benari, Canada, 07/07/2017 21:11
Syria announces temporary ceasefire

Syria announces temporary ceasefire

Syrian army suspends combat operations in southern Syria until new round of peace talks begin in Kazakhstan.Ben Ariel, 04/07/2017 04:07
Syrian rebel groups suspend peace negotiations

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, 03/01/2017 04:07
Russia pushes UN resolution on Syria ceasefire

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, 30/12/2016 21:51