Tagged: truce

Diplomats feud over Syria’s busted truce

Reuters Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov takes part in a news conference at United Nations Headquarters in New York on Sept. 23, 2016. UNITED NATIONS—After a cease-fire deal for Syria crumbled into full-scale warfare...

Israel, Hamas agree to Gaza truce

STORY HIGHLIGHTS The United Nations says root causes of the crisis must be addressed The conflict went on for 50 days, killing around 2,200 people Israel says Hamas finally accepted a plan it rejected earlier;...

Israel, Hamas agree to Gaza truce

STORY HIGHLIGHTS The United Nations says root causes of the crisis must be addressed The conflict went on for 50 days, killing around 2,200 people Israel says Hamas finally accepted a plan it rejected earlier;...

Day 2 of truce, all quiet in Gaza

STORY HIGHLIGHTS Hamas spokesman says “no basis for the media news about the extension of truce” “Responsibility for this tragedy belongs with Hamas,” Israeli Prime Minister says Israel wants disarmament of Gaza; Hamas wants an...