cease-fire

Sporadic fighting mars first day of cease-fire in Yemen

A UN-brokered cease-fire was mostly holding across war-torn Yemen today except in the besieged city of Taiz where shelling killed at least one person and wounded five, according to residents.

Apr 11, 2016, 20:04 PM IST

India's ceasefire violations threat to regional peace and security: Nawaz Sharif

Nawaz Sharief has accused India by saying that "unprovoked cease-fire violations" by India is threatening regional peace and security in Pakistan.

Sep 02, 2015, 21:13 PM IST

Pope calls for Ukraine cease-fire to be respected

Pope Francis has called for Ukraine's cease-fire to be respected amid fresh reports by the Ukrainian military that separatist rebels were still firing on government positions and that Russia was sending in more tanks.

Feb 20, 2015, 22:58 PM IST

Powerful explosion rocks rebel-held Ukrainian city

A powerful explosion has shaken the largest rebel-controlled city in eastern Ukraine as daily battles continue in the region despite a nominal cease-fire being in place.

Oct 20, 2014, 22:24 PM IST

Cease-fire holds, Ukraine leader to visit east

A cease-fire between pro-Russian rebels and Ukrainian government troops appeared to be largely holding on Monday in eastern Ukraine, a day after shelling and clashes rattled nerves and imperiled the peace deal.

Sep 09, 2014, 00:00 AM IST

Ethnic Myanmar leaders to meet over ceasefire deal

Myanmar`s ethnic leaders are planning to meet again to have further discussions on a second draft of the proposed ceasefire agreement with the government, media reported Wednesday

May 28, 2014, 14:21 PM IST

Gaza rocket explodes in Israel, rattles cease-fire

The ceasefire between Israel and Gaza was violated on Tuesday as the Gaza militants fired a rocket across the border.

Feb 26, 2013, 20:28 PM IST

`Syria must allow observers full access`

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said the Syrian govt is responsible for guaranteeing UN observers full freedom of movement to monitor the country`s cease-fire.

Apr 16, 2012, 23:38 PM IST

Syria scuttles truce plan with new demands

The Syrian government demanded new conditions that the main rebel group swiftly rejected.

Apr 08, 2012, 22:02 PM IST

Red Cross negotiating humanitarian truce in Syria

The Red Cross said that it is trying to broker a cease-fire aimed at allowing emergency aid to reach people in Syria.

Feb 20, 2012, 22:36 PM IST

Myanmar holds new cease-fire talks with Kachin

Myanmar`s government and
ethnic Kachin rebels met on Thursday for cease-fire talks.

Jan 19, 2012, 18:14 PM IST

Pakistani Taliban declare nationwide cease-fire

The Pakistan Taliban is believed to be divided, with some factions still committed to war with the state.

Nov 22, 2011, 18:31 PM IST

Gaza militants agree to ceasefire: Hamas official

A cross-border Palestinian attack on Israel threatened relations between the two countries.

Aug 21, 2011, 21:31 PM IST

Thai, Cambodia clashes continue despite cease-fire

Both sides exchanged fire for an eighth day and the death toll has risen to 16.

Apr 29, 2011, 10:21 AM IST

Cease-fire with Hamas a mistake, says Israeli FM

International mediators are trying to halt fighting between Israel and Hamas.

Apr 11, 2011, 12:00 PM IST

Libyan opposition sets conditions for cease-fire

Libya`s rebels will agree to a cease-fire if Muammar Gaddafi pulls out his military forces.

Apr 02, 2011, 00:52 AM IST

ETA declares permanent cease-fire

The Basque separatist group ETA declared a permanent and internationally verifiable cease-fire.

Jan 10, 2011, 17:46 PM IST

Basque separatists ETA announce cease-fire

The Basque separatist militant
group ETA declared a cease-fire in a video statement.

Sep 05, 2010, 21:13 PM IST