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Hamas Denies PA 24-Hour Cease-Fire

07/29/2014
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Jerusalem — The Palestinian Authority announced that it has brokered a 24-hour humanitarian cease-fire with all Palestinian factions, with the possibility of extending it an additional 48 hours.

U.N. Calls For Gaza Cease-Fire

Security council unanimously approved statement that named neither Israel nor Hamas.

07/28/2014
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Jerusalem — The United Nations Security Council called for an “immediate and unconditional humanitarian cease-fire” in Gaza.

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon speaks to the media at the United Nations on July 28. Getty Images

Report: Israel Rejects John Kerry's Gaza Ceasefire Plan

Full details not yet available; Hamas has not responded to the proposal, according to Reuters.

07/25/2014
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Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s security cabinet has rejected proposals for a ceasefire in the Gaza Strip and is seeking changes to the plans, a government source told Reuters on Friday.

Full details of the proposed truce have not been released, Reuters said, but the government official, who declined to be named, said Israel wanted modifications before agreeing to any end to hostilities. Hamas has yet to respond to the proposed ceasefire, according to Reuters.

Kerry addressed AIPAC's policy convention in March. Getty Images

Cease-Fire Fails

Israel resumes military operations in Gaza after more than 40 rockets shot from Strip.

07/15/2014
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Jerusalem — Israel’s military resumed operations against Hamas in Gaza, six hours after accepting an Egyptian cease-fire proposal, following rocket attacks from the strip.

A woman inspects damage after a Hamas rocket hit her front yard in Ashdod. Getty Images

Damage From Gaza Rocket Cuts Power To 70,000 In Strip

07/13/2014
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Jerusalem — A rocket fired from Gaza damaged power lines in Israel that resulted in the loss of power to 70,000 Palestinians in the coastal strip.

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A man works out on the beach in Ashdod on Nov. 22, a day after the cease fire was declared. Getty Images

Israel-Hamas Cease-Fire Goes Into Effect

Netanyahu accepted Obama's recommendation to give cease-fire a chance to work.

11/23/2012

Minutes after a cease-fire between Israel and Hamas went into effect,

Israeli reserve soldiers leave the Gaza border on Nov. 22. Getty Images

Hamas: Cease-fire To Begin At Midnight

11/20/2012

Israel and Hamas have agreed to a cease-fire that will go into effect at midnight, Reuters quoted a Hamas official as saying.

Shortly after the Reuters report appeared Tuesday evening, Mark Regev, a spokesman for Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, told CNN that an agreement on a cease-fire had not yet been reached.

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