TITLE

Hamas breaks ceasefire

PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;4/27/2007, Vol. 51 Issue 17, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Palestinian militants from Hamas have fired rockets into Israel and declared an end to the group's five-month ceasefire. On Israel's 59th Independence Day on April 24, 2007 Hamas released a volley of rockets and mortars across the border from the Gaza Strip. It is the first time Hamas has openly acknowledged responsibility for attacks on Israel since it agreed to a ceasefire along the border with Gaza in November 2006.
ACCESSION #
25487119

 

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