Ceasefire

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UAE: We're ready to facilitate peace efforts between Israel and PA

UAE: We're ready to facilitate peace efforts between Israel and PA

Abu Dhabi Crown Prince tells Egyptian President the UAE is ready to work to preserve Gaza ceasefire and achieve peace.Ben Ariel, 24/05/2021 04:59
Abbas speaks to Blinken: Stop the Israeli aggression

Abbas speaks to Blinken: Stop the Israeli aggression

US Secretary of State phones PA chairman following Gaza ceasefire.Elad Benari, Canada, 22/05/2021 01:11
Jordanians celebrate 'victory of resistance' against Israel

Jordanians celebrate 'victory of resistance' against Israel

Thousands demonstrate in Jordan following latest Gaza fighting, chant "death to Israel".Elad Benari, Canada, 22/05/2021 00:42
IDF deterred Hamas from devastating last-minute attack

IDF deterred Hamas from devastating last-minute attack

During last few hours before ceasefire, IDF was ready to hit huge number of targets if Hamas fired on Tel Aviv.Y Rabinovitz, 21/05/2021 13:05
Sderot Mayor: The government doesn't really want to defeat Hamas

Sderot Mayor: The government doesn't really want to defeat Hamas

Sderot Mayor Alon Davidi blasts Cabinet's decision to declare a ceasefire in Gaza.Ben Ariel, 21/05/2021 05:37
Biden’s skin-deep support for Israel

Biden’s skin-deep support for Israel

Biden's actual policies toward Israel are revealed by his political appointments, courtship of Iran and his funding the P.A. Op-ed.Caroline Glick, 21/05/2021 04:49
Blinken welcomes ceasefire, will visit region soon

Blinken welcomes ceasefire, will visit region soon

Secretary of State speaks to Foreign Minister Gabi Ashkenazi, welcomes ceasefire in Gaza.Elad Benari, 21/05/2021 04:29
Egyptian President thanks Biden after Gaza ceasefire

Egyptian President thanks Biden after Gaza ceasefire

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi thanks US President for his role in making Egyptian initiative for a ceasefire in Gaza succeed.Elad Benari, 21/05/2021 03:57
Rocket barrage on the south, one person injured

Rocket barrage on the south, one person injured

Gaza terrorists fire barrages before ceasefire begins. One rocket directly hits building in Eshkol Regional Council, injuring one person.Elad Benari, 21/05/2021 02:07
Biden welcomes ceasefire: The US fully supports Israel’s right to defend itself

Biden welcomes ceasefire: The US fully supports Israel’s right to defend itself

Biden vows to replenish Israel's Iron Dome system, says US will work with PA - and not Hamas - to provide humanitarian aid to Gaza.Elad Benari, 21/05/2021 01:35
Gantz: We reached unprecedented military achievements

Gantz: We reached unprecedented military achievements

Defense Minister in statement after approval of ceasefire: The reality on the ground will determine how we move forward.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/05/2021 23:19
France pushing for Gaza ceasefire at UN

France pushing for Gaza ceasefire at UN

France planning to bring forward resolution at UN Security Council calling for a ceasefire in Gaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/05/2021 05:31
Egypt proposes ceasefire beginning Thursday morning

Egypt proposes ceasefire beginning Thursday morning

Proposal would end Operation Guardian of the Walls after a week and a half of fighting, over 3,000 rockets fired at Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/05/2021 22:59
Leah Goldin: No ceasefire without our soldiers back home

Leah Goldin: No ceasefire without our soldiers back home

Seven years have passed since Hamas captured the bodies of slain IDF soldiers Hadar Goldin & Oron ShaulArutz Sheva Staff, 18/05/2021 11:13
Report: Gaza ceasefire efforts resume

Report: Gaza ceasefire efforts resume

Diplomatic source says UN Special Coordinator has been holding extensive talks with all sides on a ceasefire in Gaza.Elad Benari, Canada, 16/05/2021 23:44
Report: Israel refused ceasefire

Report: Israel refused ceasefire

Egyptian delegation returns to Cairo, French Pres. calls 'for calm and peace.'Ido Ben Porat, 14/05/2021 12:13
Hamas denies contacts with Israel on a ceasefire

Hamas denies contacts with Israel on a ceasefire

Senior Hamas official denies a report in Israel on Qatar-mediated contacts on a long-term ceasefire agreement.Dalit Halevi, 18/10/2020 06:06
'Netanyahu makes peace in exchange for dollars for Hamas'

'Netanyahu makes peace in exchange for dollars for Hamas'

Lieutenant Hadar Goldin's parents furious over ceasefire agreement with Hamas.Hezki Baruch, 01/09/2020 01:02
Hamas, Israel reach ceasefire

Hamas, Israel reach ceasefire

Jerusalem confirms agreement reached with Hamas to reopen crossings into Gaza in exchange for end to arson terrorism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/08/2020 21:27
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