Last Updated: Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 04:48
A temporary ceasefire in Gaza has `collapsed` after a deadline passed with no agreement to extend a truce and Israel and Hamas resumed hostilities, a senior Palestinian official has said.
Last Updated: Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 00:19
A senior Hamas official said on Tuesday the chances of a durable ceasefire in Gaza were "evaporating" and that there had been no progress in indirect negotiations with Israel.
Last Updated: Tuesday, August 19, 2014, 02:47
Israeli and Palestinian negotiators agreed on Monday to extend a temporary ceasefire in Gaza by 24 hours to conduct more talks on a long-term truce, Egypt and a Palestinian official said.
Last Updated: Monday, August 18, 2014, 01:28
Israel warned Sunday it would refuse any long-term truce deal that failed to satisfy its security needs as Gaza ceasefire talks resumed in Cairo.
Last Updated: Wednesday, August 13, 2014, 13:26
With barely a day remaining for the end of temporary ceasefire in Gaza, the indirect talks between Hamas and Israel are yet to make any headway in the ongoing negotiations.
Last Updated: Monday, August 11, 2014, 19:17
The indirect talks are being mediated by Egypt and began a day after the two sides agreed to a new 72-hour cease-fire.
Last Updated: Wednesday, August 06, 2014, 00:10
Israel withdrew ground forces from the Gaza Strip on Tuesday and started a 72-hour ceasefire with Hamas mediated by Egypt as a first step towards negotiations on a more enduring end to the month-old war.
Last Updated: Monday, August 04, 2014, 00:33
A Palestinian delegation including Hamas agreed joint demands on Sunday to present to Egyptian mediators in Cairo for a truce with Israel, including an end to the Gaza blockade, officials said.
Last Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014, 06:48
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki- moon Sunday urged "in the strongest terms" both the Israelis and Palestinians to extend, for an additional 24 hours, the humanitarian ceasefire that was in effect and mostly observed until early in the day.
Last Updated: Saturday, July 26, 2014, 19:22
France Saturday held an international meeting on ways to end the bloodshed and secure a long-term cease fire in the Gaza Strip where an Israeli military offensive has killed hundreds of Palestinians.
Last Updated: Saturday, July 26, 2014, 09:35
The Israeli military and Hamas said on Saturday that they would observe a 12-hour ceasefire from 8:00 am (0500 GMT), but a longer-term truce remained elusive for now.
Last Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014, 09:52
In a major setback to world leaders` efforts to end the ongoing conflict in the Middle East, Israel`s security cabinet late on Friday rejected the Gaza ceasefire proposal put forward by US Secretary of State John Kerry.
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