Tag: Ceasefire

Israel facing ceasefire demands? New ICJ orders further isolate the Jewish state

Israel facing ceasefire demands? New ICJ orders further isolate the Jewish state

The Israel-Gaza war has garnered international attention. Pro-Palestine and pro-Israel supporters have been seen in various countries, protests have been held, and everyone is in fear of what might happen next. Now, Gaza’s city of Rafah has gotten into the crosshairs of war. After being warned by President Biden that they shouldn’t attack Rafah directly, […]

Gaza ceasefire negotiations fail to reach resolution with Ramadan just days away

Gaza ceasefire negotiations fail to reach resolution with Ramadan just days away

The United States, Qatar, and Egypt have spent weeks trying to broker a deal between Israel and Hamas that would result in the release of 40 Israeli hostages in exchange for a six-week ceasefire, the release of some Palestinian hostages, and humanitarian aid. According to two Egyptian officials, the latest round of discussions ended Tuesday […]

Israel and Hamas ceasefire talks collapse

Israel and Hamas ceasefire talks collapse

The week-long ceasefire between Israel and Hamas has broken down, resuming the conflict. According to AP News, airstrikes resumed their bombardment on the Gaza Strip resulting in dozens more Palestinians killed. Israel and Hamas have thrown blame towards each other. In a public statement, Netanyahu claimed that Hamas had violated the truce’s terms by not […]

Israel and Hamas to extend ceasefire by two days

Israel and Hamas to extend ceasefire by two days

As the ceasefire draws to a close, worldwide pressure has led many to advocate for an extension. Since the ceasefire’s beginning on Friday, both Israel and Hamas have agreed to swap 50 of Hamas’s hostages with 150 Palestinian prisoners. Currently, 58 Hamas hostages have been released while 117 of its Palestinian prisoners have been. Egypt […]

Hostage deal between Israel and Hamas is closing in

Hostage deal between Israel and Hamas is closing in

A recent development in the Quatar hostage negotiations between Israel and Hamas is another positive step towards their release. Both Benjamin Netanyahu and the leader of Hamas, Ismail Haniyeh, announced that they were close to reaching a truce agreement Tuesday morning. According to Reuters, if agreed, this would be the first truce of the war […]

Latest Developments in Israel-Palestine Conflict: Calls for Ceasefire and Escalation in Tensions

Latest Developments in Israel-Palestine Conflict: Calls for Ceasefire and Escalation in Tensions

Recent developments in the Israel-Palestine conflict include calls for a ceasefire amid relentless attacks and escalating tensions.

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