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Tenuous truce in Gaza as Islamic Jihad, Israel differ on terms

11 November, 2019 10:45 am 10:45 am

GAZA/JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Palestinian group Islamic Jihad and Israel declared a halt to hostilities across the Gaza Strip border but a lasting ceasefire appeared tenuous as they differed on terms. Islamic Jihad said an Egyptian-mediated truce went into effect at 0330 GMT, about 48 hours after Israel triggered the exchange of fire by killing the … Read More


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Ceasefire agreement comes between Israel, Islamic Jihad in Gaza

11 November, 2019 12:25 pm 12:25 pm

GAZA (92 News/AFP) – Gaza Strip ceasefire came between Israel and Islamic Jihad, claimed by the French news agency AFP on Thursday. Gaza Strip ceasefire came into effect early Thursday, an Egyptian source and a senior Islamic Jihad official told AFP, following a spike in violence and bloodshed in the Palestinian enclave. The ceasefire agreement … Read More


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Israeli troops martyr nine Palestinians as Islamic Jihad launches rockets

11 November, 2019 8:07 am 8:07 am

JERUSALEM/GAZA (Reuters) – Israeli air strikes martyred nine Palestinians in Gaza on Wednesday, medical officials said, raising the Palestinian death toll to 19 over a two-day escalation in violence since Israel launched strikes to kill an Islamic Jihad commander. From early morning Gaza militants fired rockets into Israel and the Israeli military struck from the … Read More