Gaza City - Israeli Official Denies Report That Israel And Gaza Militants Agreed To Egyptian-Brokered Ceasefire
Last updated on: November 20, 2012 12:25 PM
Gaza City - Israel and militants from the Gaza Strip have agreed to an Egyptian-brokered ceasefire that will come into force at midnight local (2200 GMT), Hamas official Ayman Taha said, speaking to Reuters from Cairo.
“An agreement for calm has been reached. It will be declared at 9.00 p.m. and go into effect at midnight,” Taha said.
Meanwhile, Israel’s Official spokesperson Mark Regev interviewed by Wolf Blitzer on CNN said that no such agreement has been finalized yet.
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