Truce

  • Gaza cleric calls violation of Israel truce sinful 26-11-2012 01:27 AM

    Gaza City: A leading Islamic cleric in the Gaza Strip has ruled it a sin to violate the recent cease-fire between Israel and the Hamas militant group that governs the Palestinian territory - according a religious legitimacy to the truce and giving the Gaza government strong backing to enforce it....
  • Gaza: Families struggle between survival and their grief 22-11-2012 09:02 PM

    A ceasefire between Israel and Gaza's Hamas rulers took hold after eight days of conflict. ...
  • Gaza ceasefire takes hold but mistrust runs deep 22-11-2012 05:57 PM

    Gaza/Jaerusalem: A ceasefire between Israel and Gaza's Hamas rulers took hold on Thursday after eight days of conflict, although deep mistrust on both sides cast doubt on how long the Egyptian-sponsored deal can last. Quiet reigned on both sides of the frontier overnight and during the morning after a dozen...
  • Israel and Hamas agree to Gaza cease-fire 21-11-2012 10:54 PM

    Gaza: Israel and Hamas agreed on Wednesday to a ceasefire brokered by Egypt on the eighth day of intensive Israeli fire on the Gaza Strip and militant rocket attacks. First word of the truce came from a Palestinian official who has knowledge of the negotiations in Cairo, where US Secretary...
  • Saudi Arabia brokers new truce in Yemen: source 05-06-2011 12:08 AM

    Sanaa: Saudi Arabia has brokered a fresh truce between a powerful Yemeni tribal federation and forces loyal to President Ali Abdullah Saleh, a Saudi source said on Saturday, and a tribal leader said his followers were abiding by it. A Saudi-brokered truce agreed a week ago held for only a...
  • Gaddafi ready for truce: South African president 31-05-2011 07:10 AM

    Tripoli: Muammar Gaddafi is ready for a truce to stop the fighting in his country, visiting South African president said on Monday after meeting the Libyan ruler, but he listed familiar Gaddafi conditions that have scuttled previous cease-fire efforts. The South African president. Jacob Zuma, said Gaddafi is ready to...
  • Truce in Yemen halts week of deadly clashes 29-05-2011 02:15 PM

    Sanaa: A sense of calm returned to Yemen's embattled capital on Sunday hours after armed tribesman and President Ali Abdullah Saleh's forces reached a truce to halt clashes threatening to plunge the state into civil war. Pedestrians and cars returned to Sanaa streets where pitched battles in nearly a week...
  • Hamas offers six-month truce in Gaza 25-04-2008 06:42 PM

    Sydney: After five failures in as many matches during the ongoing CB series, former Australia captain Ricky Ponting was on Monday dropped for the team's next two matches. Ponting has scores of 2,1,6,2 and 7 so far against India and Sri Lanka who are the two other two teams in...
  • No groundwork for truce in J&K 24-09-2006 10:33 AM

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