Gaza Cease-Fire Gets Extension

Investor's Business Daily
August 2014
Investors Business Daily;8/18/2014, pB02
9 After 3 days of relative calm, Israel and Hamas agreed Wed. night to a 5-day extension. Egypt brokered negotiations in Cairo aimed at a long-term truce. Hamas wants prisoners released, a seaport and airport, and open borders. Israel wants Gaza disarmed. Saudi Arabia and Jordan harshly criticized Israel for using so much force.


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