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Posts Tagged: Israel-Hamas Ceasefire

August 17, 2015 9:59 am

Israel, Hamas Currently Negotiating Long-Term Ceasefire, Turkish Official Says

Israel and the Gaza Strip-ruling Hamas are currently in the process of negotiating a long-term ceasefire, stated a senior Turkish official, according to i24news.com and French Press...

April 29, 2015 9:18 am

Hamas Military Leader Mohammed Deif Reportedly Alive and Active

i24 News - Israeli and Palestinian assessments claim that Mohammed Deif, the commander of the Hamas military wing whom Israel tried to assassinate during last...

February 19, 2015 11:02 am

UN ‘Alarmed’ by Hamas Efforts to Rearm, Calls Attempts ‘Dangerous Developments’

Times of Israel - A senior UN official warned Wednesday that the lack of available funds for the reconstruction of Gaza and the fragile ceasefire...

October 22, 2014 7:22 am

Israel Needs its Head Examined

On Monday, a decision was taken by the Israeli military to remove IDF guards from half of the communities surrounding Gaza. The army says...

September 22, 2014 1:45 pm

Israel and Hamas to Resume Talks on Rosh Hashana Eve

JNS.org - Negotiations between Israel and Hamas are expected to resume on Wednesday, the eve of Rosh Hashanah, in an effort to reach...

September 17, 2014 6:56 am

Gaza Takes Back Seat to PA-Hamas Infighting and Islamic State Threat

JNS.org - Since the declaration of a final cease-fire between Israel and Hamas last month, there has been very little movement to resolve the...

September 16, 2014 2:43 pm

First Gaza Mortar Fired Since End of Operation Protective Edge Strikes Israel

JNS.org - Another mortar has been launched from Gaza into Israel, the first such attack since the cease-fire agreement that ended the latest conflict with...

August 29, 2014 1:57 pm

Netanayhu: Hamas Was ‘Persuaded’ to Accept Cease-Fire Due to ‘Accumulation of Blows’

Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday said Hamas accepted the newly enacted cease-fire agreement with Israel as a result of  a build up of...

August 29, 2014 10:32 am

Their Sons Did Not Die in Vain

Tuesday's ambiguous, open-ended cease-fire agreement between Israel and Hamas felt like a huge let-down. Up until the very last minute (and even after it...

August 29, 2014 10:20 am

Poll: Israelis Believe IDF, Not Israel, Won Gaza War

Jerusalem Post - Israelis believe the IDF emerged victorious in Operation Protective Edge even though Israel did not, a Geocartography Institute poll sponsored by The Jerusalem...

August 29, 2014 10:06 am

Hamas Repeats ‘Victory’ Narrative After Cease-Fire

JNS.org - Hamas leader Khaled Mashaal said Thursday that the recent war between the terrorist group and Israel "is not the end" but rather...

August 28, 2014 9:08 am

Report: Netanyahu, Abbas Secretly Met in Jordan Before Cease-Fire Agreement Signed

JNS.org - The Jordanian newspaper Al Ghad reported Thursday that several days before the cease-fire agreement struck between Israel and Hamas on Tuesday, Prime Minister Benjamin...

August 27, 2014 12:39 pm

Hamas Holds ‘Victory’ Celebrations After Cease-Fire

JNS.org - Hamas leaders emerged from their underground bunkers on Tuesday evening after some 50 days in hiding to celebrate what they called a...

August 25, 2014 10:46 am

Palestinian Source Says Hamas Ready to Accept Cease-Fire Proposal

Ynet - A senior Palestinian source told AFP that all the factions - including Hamas - were prepared to accept the Egyptian cease-fire proposal that...


Jewish Professional Dancer Maksim Chmerkovskiy Wears Tefillin in New Instagram Video

Professional ballroom dancer Maksim Chmerkovskiy shared a video on Tuesday of him putting on...

German Festival Cancels Scottish Band’s Concert Due to Its BDS Support

A German arts and music festival announced on Wednesday it was cancelling a concert...

Miss Israel and Miss Iraq Share Message of Peace at AJC Global Forum

Miss Israel Adar Gendelsman and Miss Iraq Sarah Idan together gave a speech about...


Amid F-35 Expectations, the F-16 Remains the Backbone of Israel’s Air Power

JNS.org - Despite the excitement and expectations generated by the arrival of the...

Making Beautiful Food and Music: The Philadelphia Orchestra’s Trip to Israel

JNS.org - A delegation of 60 donors from the Philadelphia Jewish Federation traveled to...

Haley: UN Makes ‘Morally Bankrupt Judgement’ by Passing Resolution Against Israel

JNS.org - The UN General Assembly on Wednesday overwhelmingly voted to condemn Israel...


China’s Xi Praises North Korea’s Kim for Trump Summit, Promises...

Chinese President Xi Jinping offered high praise to visiting North Korean leader Kim Jong-un on Tuesday, lauding the "positive" outcome...


Jewish Man, 70, Arrested for Selling Firecrackers to Arab for Use Against I...

JNS.org - A 70-year-old Jewish Israeli man has been arrested after selling tens of thousands of fireworks to a Jerusalem Arab...

Middle East

Saudi-Led Coalition Captures Large Areas of Yemen’s Hodeidah Airport

Arab coalition troops stormed the airport in Yemen's main port Hodeidah on Tuesday and captured large areas of the compound in battles with Iran-aligned Houthis, a Yemeni military source, the...