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'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
Ceasefire in Syria takes effect

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, 30/12/2016 01:09
Turkish FM: Ceasefire could be in place 'at any moment'

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

Turkish Foreign Minister says ceasefire could be in place 'at any moment.'Mordechai Sones, 29/12/2016 12:05
Turkey and Russia broker ceasefire in all of Syria

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, 29/12/2016 10:17
Ceasefire and evacuation deal reached in Aleppo

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, 14/12/2016 01:13
UN says 8-hour Aleppo ceasefire not enough

UN says 8-hour Aleppo ceasefire not enough

UN welcomes eight hour ceasefire announced Monday by Russia but says it's not enough time to deliver humanitarian aid.Arutz Sheva staff, 17/10/2016 20:23
U.S.: No aid? No cooperation with Russia in Syria

U.S.: No aid? No cooperation with Russia in Syria

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, 16/09/2016 23:41
Clashes in Syria despite ceasefire

Clashes in Syria despite ceasefire

Is the ceasefire over?AFP, 16/09/2016 13:06
Fragile truce in Syria extended by 48 hours

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, 15/09/2016 12:53
Syria: Israel is trying to sabotage ceasefire

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, 14/09/2016 22:35
UN envoy lauds significant drop in Syria violence

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, 14/09/2016 05:44
'Last chance' ceasefire in Syria takes effect

'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, 13/09/2016 02:12
Syrian war opposition seeks 'guarantees'

Syrian war opposition seeks 'guarantees'

Just hours before new ceasefire negotiated between US and Russian Federation is to start, rebel parties demand clarification.Yonatan Roberts, 12/09/2016 19:46
Hardline Syrian rebel group rejects truce

Hardline Syrian rebel group rejects truce

Islamist Ahrar al-Sham rejects truce in Syria brokered by the U.S. and Russia.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/09/2016 04:44
Ambassador credits Clinton with Gaza ceasefire

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, 29/07/2016 05:14
Syria extends ceasefire for another 72 hours

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, 12/07/2016 02:13
Syrian army declares temporary ceasefire

Syrian army declares temporary ceasefire

Syrian army announces 72-hour ceasefire across the country, which apparently excludes jihadist groups such as ISIS and Al-Nusra Front.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/07/2016 00:12
Russia announces 48-hour ceasefire in Aleppo

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, 16/06/2016 04:14
Syrian army agrees to truce in Aleppo

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, 05/05/2016 03:42
UN chief appeals for re-launch of Syria ceasefire

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, 03/05/2016 04:14
The end of the Syrian ceasefire

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, 23/04/2016 20:21
Yemen ceasefire takes effect

Yemen ceasefire takes effect

UN-brokered ceasefire between government and Shiite Houthi rebels takes effect.Ben Ariel, 11/04/2016 04:43
Yemen's government, rebels agree to a ceasefire

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, 21/03/2016 04:16
Assad: We'll do our part for ceasefire

Assad: We'll do our part for ceasefire

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, 02/03/2016 05:44
Al-Nusra Front leader urges rejection of ceasefire

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, 26/02/2016 22:58
Obama: We'll be relentless in going after ISIS

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, 26/02/2016 02:44
Syrian opposition agrees to two-week ceasefire

Syrian opposition agrees to two-week ceasefire

Syria's main opposition grouping says it will respect the provisional ceasefire to determine the commitment of the other side.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/02/2016 00:16
Kerry claims he has a 'Plan B' for Syria

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, 23/02/2016 21:08
War-weary Syrians say ceasefire will fail

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, 23/02/2016 18:23
End of Syrian civil war? Assad accepts ceasefire

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, 23/02/2016 12:07
Syria's opposition places conditions on ceasefire

Syria's opposition places conditions on ceasefire

Syria's main opposition says it will accept a ceasefire if certain conditions are met.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/02/2016 03:12
Obama and Putin discuss Syria ceasefire

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, 22/02/2016 22:57
Ya'alon doubts new Syrian ceasefire will hold

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, 22/02/2016 22:36
US, Russia announce Syrian ceasefire - again

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, 22/02/2016 20:33
World powers agree on Syria ceasefire plan

World powers agree on Syria ceasefire plan

New Syrian peace will introduce gradual cessation of hostilities and delivery of humanitarian aid.Ben Ariel, 12/02/2016 02:42
Syria: Six-Month Truce Reached in Zabadani

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, 25/09/2015 01:13
Senior Hamas Official Denies Talks with Israel

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, 07/09/2015 04:45
Two-Day Ceasefire in Three Syrian Towns

Two-Day Ceasefire 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, 27/08/2015 02:45
Rebels, Regime Forces Agree on 48-Hour Truce

Rebels, 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, 12/08/2015 02:15
In Secret Talks with PA, Israel Denies Hamas Talks

In Secret Talks with PA, Israel Denies Hamas Talks

Israeli officials attempt to placate Abbas over reports of secret negotiations with Gaza. Hamas blames Israel for lack of agreement.Tova Dvorin, 05/08/2015 16:28
Fighting in Yemen Continues Despite Ceasefire

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, 27/07/2015 03:43
Temporary Ceasefire in Yemen to Begin Friday

Temporary Ceasefire in Yemen to Begin Friday

Yemen's warring factions agree to a temporary humanitarian ceasefire from Friday night until the end of Ramadan.Ben Ariel, 10/07/2015 05:43
Islamic Jihad Threatens to End Gaza Ceasefire

Islamic Jihad Threatens to End Gaza Ceasefire

Islamic Jihad announces that if its terror leader Khader Adnan dies in his hunger-strike, it will call off truce and attack Israel.Dalit Halevy, 27/06/2015 22:02