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March 12, 2012 11:05 am

Palestinian Terror Groups Split on Possible Ceasefire with Israel

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Car damaged in Israel from Gaza rocket fire. Photo: IDF.

JPost/Reuters – A truce is likely soon in the cross-border hostilities between Israel and Palestinians in Gaza but the timing depends on Israel, Hamas leader Mahmoud Zahar said on Monday.

“I expect matters will calm down,” Zahar told Reuters in Cairo.

“The statements coming from them (Israel) either in public or via mediators, especially Egypt, say that they do not want escalation.”

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