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#Ceasefire

# ceasefire - Monday 31 May, 2021

Hamas says Gaza calm depends on Israeli actions in Jerusalem
# Ceasefire
# Ceasefire

Hamas says Gaza calm depends on Israeli actions in Jerusalem

May 31st 2021, 6:44 PM 10,753 Views 65 Comments

Israel and Hamas fought an 11-day war earlier this month that killed more than 250 people.

# ceasefire - Sunday 23 May, 2021

UN Security Council calls for 'full adherence' to Gaza ceasefire
# Gaza
# Gaza

UN Security Council calls for 'full adherence' to Gaza ceasefire

May 23rd 2021, 11:57 AM 5,472 Views 9 Comments

Members have also stressed “the immediate need for humanitarian assistance to the Palestinian civilian population”.

# ceasefire - Saturday 22 May, 2021

Gaza ceasefire holding, despite some clashes, as aid arrives
# Palestine
# Palestine

Gaza ceasefire holding, despite some clashes, as aid arrives

May 22nd 2021, 9:07 AM 6,573 Views 15 Comments

International focus has turned to the reconstruction of the bomb-shattered Gaza Strip.

# ceasefire - Friday 21 May, 2021

Fresh clashes break out in Jerusalem, as Israel-Hamas ceasefire holds

Fresh clashes break out in Jerusalem, as Israel-Hamas ceasefire holds

Updated May 21st 2021, 8:19 PM 24,563 Views 54 Comments
  • Israeli police have used sound bombs against Palestinians at Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa mosque, where clashes first broke out 11 days ago.
  • Celebrations were heard on Gaza streets in the minutes after the truce began, while in the occupied West Bank, joyful crowds took to the streets.
  • World leaders have welcomed the deal, with some pushing for more direct negotiation between Israel and Hamas

# ceasefire - Wednesday 19 May, 2021

Biden tells Israel's Netanyahu he expects 'significant de-escalation' in Gaza conflict
# Palestine
# Palestine

Biden tells Israel's Netanyahu he expects 'significant de-escalation' in Gaza conflict

Updated May 19th 2021, 8:20 PM 17,196 Views 39 Comments

Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu earlier today issued a tough threat against Hamas.

# ceasefire - Sunday 11 October, 2020

Azerbaijan and Armenia report shelling of cities despite ceasefire
# Truce
# Truce

Azerbaijan and Armenia report shelling of cities despite ceasefire

Oct 11th 2020, 3:59 PM 11,866 Views 1 Comment

Azerbaijani authorities said today that nine civilians had been killed and more than 30 wounded following missile strikes.

# ceasefire - Saturday 10 October, 2020

Both Armenia and Azerbaijan claim the other side violated today's ceasefire as tensions simmer
# Nagorno Karabakh
# Nagorno Karabakh

Both Armenia and Azerbaijan claim the other side violated today's ceasefire as tensions simmer

Updated Oct 10th 2020, 2:35 PM 22,215 Views 10 Comments

Mediation talks leading to the ceasefire were facilitated by Russia.

# ceasefire - Thursday 14 November, 2019

Ceasefire called in Gaza after fresh violence sees 8 members of same family killed in air strike
# Gaza Strip
# Gaza Strip

Ceasefire called in Gaza after fresh violence sees 8 members of same family killed in air strike

Nov 14th 2019, 7:08 AM 6,474 Views 33 Comments

The Palestinian health ministry said that the Abu Malhous family was killed in the Israeli air strike earlier this week.

# ceasefire - Wednesday 23 October, 2019

US to lift sanctions on Turkey after successful ceasefire
# White House
# White House

US to lift sanctions on Turkey after successful ceasefire

Oct 23rd 2019, 5:15 PM 7,567 Views 28 Comments

Donald Trump made the comment in an address at the White House today.

# ceasefire - Thursday 17 October, 2019

Turkey has agreed to a ceasefire in Syria, Pence says
# Ceasefire
# Ceasefire

Turkey has agreed to a ceasefire in Syria, Pence says

Oct 17th 2019, 7:49 PM 6,134 Views 31 Comments

Pence spoke after he and other US officials met with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

# ceasefire - Sunday 9 July, 2017

Quiet reported as ceasefire begins in south Syria
# Syria
# Syria

Quiet reported as ceasefire begins in south Syria

Jul 9th 2017, 12:33 PM 8,428 Views 30 Comments

The ceasefire was announced on Friday.

# ceasefire - Friday 30 December, 2016

Pockets of fighting erupt after a calm start to Syria's new ceasefire
# Shelling
# Shelling

Pockets of fighting erupt after a calm start to Syria's new ceasefire

Dec 30th 2016, 12:06 PM 5,263 Views 21 Comments

Rebels involving in fighting this morning are not covered by the ceasefire.

# ceasefire - Wednesday 28 December, 2016

Russia and Turkey 'have agreed to a Syria ceasefire plan'
# Peace Talks
# Peace Talks

Russia and Turkey 'have agreed to a Syria ceasefire plan'

Dec 28th 2016, 10:54 AM 5,028 Views 25 Comments

The ceasefire is expected to begin at midnight tonight.

# ceasefire - Monday 19 December, 2016

Where is Bana? Seven-year-old girl who tweeted the Aleppo siege found safe and well
# Ceasefire
# Ceasefire

Where is Bana? Seven-year-old girl who tweeted the Aleppo siege found safe and well

Dec 19th 2016, 5:21 PM 11,617 Views 45 Comments

Several online videos have emerged showing Bana Al-Abed in the countryside outside Aleppo.

# ceasefire - Thursday 15 December, 2016

Packed onto buses, hundreds of civilians face uncertain future as they leave Aleppo
# Evacuation
# Evacuation

Packed onto buses, hundreds of civilians face uncertain future as they leave Aleppo

Dec 15th 2016, 3:45 PM 10,674 Views 56 Comments

Around 951 people have been evacuated so far.

# ceasefire - Wednesday 14 December, 2016

Deal reached to evacuate civilians and wounded from Aleppo
# Aleppo
# Aleppo

Deal reached to evacuate civilians and wounded from Aleppo

Dec 14th 2016, 10:15 PM 20,862 Views 169 Comments

But it’s not clear if bombing has stopped.

# ceasefire - Friday 9 December, 2016

'Too little, too late' - Syrian army halts shelling of Aleppo to allow trapped civilians to leave
# Syrian Civil War
# Syrian Civil War

'Too little, too late' - Syrian army halts shelling of Aleppo to allow trapped civilians to leave

Dec 9th 2016, 6:51 AM 5,919 Views 56 Comments

The Syrian Army said it has halted bombing yesterday.

# ceasefire - Saturday 24 September, 2016

At least 25 dead as air strikes pound Syrian city of Aleppo
# Bombings
# Bombings

At least 25 dead as air strikes pound Syrian city of Aleppo

Sep 24th 2016, 1:20 PM 7,167 Views 131 Comments

The attack left a pool of blood and body parts strewn at the site, an AFP correspondent reported.

# ceasefire - Monday 19 September, 2016

UN aid convoy delivering food destroyed by airstrikes in Syria
# Syrian Civil War
# Syrian Civil War

UN aid convoy delivering food destroyed by airstrikes in Syria

Sep 19th 2016, 9:25 PM 18,702 Views 107 Comments

A week-long ceasefire came to an end today with “non-stop” bombardment in some areas.

# ceasefire - Saturday 17 September, 2016

Putin appears to offer strongest support yet for Trump... without actually naming him
# Putin It Out There
# Putin It Out There

Putin appears to offer strongest support yet for Trump... without actually naming him

Sep 17th 2016, 3:59 PM 13,368 Views 37 Comments

Putin has so far refused to publicly endorse either candidate. .

# ceasefire - Tuesday 13 September, 2016

'The last chance to save Syria' - the ceasefire has held overnight
# Syria
# Syria

'The last chance to save Syria' - the ceasefire has held overnight

Sep 13th 2016, 9:12 AM 4,825 Views 22 Comments

US Secretary of State John Kerry says it’s far too early to draw conclusions, but that the plan has a chance to work.

# ceasefire - Saturday 3 September, 2016

Fifty years of conflict in Colombia summed up in five key points
# Historic Peace Deal
# Historic Peace Deal

Fifty years of conflict in Colombia summed up in five key points

Sep 3rd 2016, 10:00 AM 18,174 Views 26 Comments

Here are the important points you should know about Colombia’s recent deadly history.

# ceasefire - Monday 29 August, 2016

Half-century-long war in Colombia comes to an end as historic ceasefire takes hold
# Conflict
# Conflict

Half-century-long war in Colombia comes to an end as historic ceasefire takes hold

Aug 29th 2016, 7:52 AM 8,269 Views 16 Comments

Rebels and government forces have both agreed to the ceasefire, which began at midnight last night.

# ceasefire - Saturday 27 February, 2016

'This is the first time we've woken up without the sound of shelling'
# Syrian Ceasefire
# Syrian Ceasefire

'This is the first time we've woken up without the sound of shelling'

Feb 27th 2016, 3:28 PM 8,511 Views 16 Comments

Fighting groups in Syria agreed to cease hostilities at midnight.

# ceasefire - Tuesday 16 February, 2016

Syria's leader says ceasefire "does not mean everyone stops using their weapons"
# Ceasefire
# Ceasefire

Syria's leader says ceasefire "does not mean everyone stops using their weapons"

Feb 16th 2016, 7:21 AM 6,942 Views 52 Comments

Bashar al-Assad said his troops would continue fighting “terrorists”.

# ceasefire - Friday 12 February, 2016

After five years and 250,000 dead, a ceasefire has been agreed in Syria
# Ceasefire
# Ceasefire

After five years and 250,000 dead, a ceasefire has been agreed in Syria

Feb 12th 2016, 7:02 AM 13,451 Views 53 Comments

The International Syria Support Group also agreed “to accelerate and expand the delivery of humanitarian aid beginning immediately”.

# ceasefire - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

Gerry Adams: The IRA was never defeated
# Undefeated Army
# Undefeated Army

Gerry Adams: The IRA was never defeated

Jul 28th 2015, 9:30 PM 22,664 Views 136 Comments

The Sinn Féin leader was speaking on the 10th anniversary of the formal end to the IRA’s armed campaign.

# ceasefire - Friday 17 October, 2014

Schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram could finally be released
# Ceasefire
# Ceasefire

Schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram could finally be released

Oct 17th 2014, 4:07 PM 7,817 Views 12 Comments

Nigerian’s government claims a ceasefire has been agreed.

# ceasefire - Wednesday 10 September, 2014

Russian troops are streaming out of Ukraine
# Ceasefire
# Ceasefire

Russian troops are streaming out of Ukraine

Sep 10th 2014, 2:03 PM 10,733 Views 49 Comments

Petro Poroshenko has said that there are now “good prospects for the peace initiative”.

# ceasefire - Monday 8 September, 2014

Opinion: Russia is in the driving seat of the Ukrainian crisis and she’s taking the West for a dangerous spin
# Crisis
# Crisis

Opinion: Russia is in the driving seat of the Ukrainian crisis and she’s taking the West for a dangerous spin

Sep 8th 2014, 1:00 PM 50 Views 143 Comments

Western powers have been reactive rather than proactive in their approach to the situation all summer, writes Jack Lahart.

# ceasefire - Sunday 7 September, 2014

Fears over Ukraine truce as woman killed in heavy fighting overnight
# Ceasefire
# Ceasefire

Fears over Ukraine truce as woman killed in heavy fighting overnight

Sep 7th 2014, 2:05 PM 7,453 Views 199 Comments

Ukraine, Russia and Moscow-backed separatists signed the ceasefire deal on Friday, but there’s been reports of fresh violence this weekend.

# ceasefire - Monday 1 September, 2014

Gerry Adams wants Dublin and London to counter "anti-agreement axis within unionism"
# Dropping Slow
# Dropping Slow

Gerry Adams wants Dublin and London to counter "anti-agreement axis within unionism"

Sep 1st 2014, 2:31 PM 7,867 Views 95 Comments

Adams was in The Guardian to mark the 20th anniversary of the 1994 IRA ceasefire.

# ceasefire - Sunday 31 August, 2014

'Step away from conflict': Martin McGuinness's peace plea to dissidents
# 20 Years On
# 20 Years On

'Step away from conflict': Martin McGuinness's peace plea to dissidents

Aug 31st 2014, 2:16 PM 7,765 Views 136 Comments

“I would urge dissident republicans still committed to armed actions to take that same step,” McGuinness said, as he marked the anniversary of the 1994 ceasefire in Derry.

# ceasefire - Wednesday 27 August, 2014

UN chief calls for "durable peace" in Gaza after indefinite truce
# Peace
# Peace

UN chief calls for "durable peace" in Gaza after indefinite truce

Aug 27th 2014, 7:10 AM 18,740 Views 231 Comments

The ceasefire provides for the opening of border crossings.

# ceasefire - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

"I don't want to live through a fourth war." - Gaza erupts in peace celebrations
# Taking To The Streets
# Taking To The Streets

"I don't want to live through a fourth war." - Gaza erupts in peace celebrations

Aug 26th 2014, 10:11 PM 6,966 Views 34 Comments

A long-term truce was signed today that will see an easing of the blockade on the enclave.

# ceasefire - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

The UNICEF chief in Gaza is doing a Reddit AMA today
# Gaza
# Gaza

The UNICEF chief in Gaza is doing a Reddit AMA today

Aug 20th 2014, 7:45 AM 4,327 Views 28 Comments

Ask her anything.

A pregnant woman and four children have been killed in Gaza
# Conflict
# Conflict

A pregnant woman and four children have been killed in Gaza

Aug 20th 2014, 7:34 AM 9,933 Views 130 Comments

The woman was nine months pregnant but medics were unable to save the foetus.

# ceasefire - Tuesday 19 August, 2014

Palestinians flee homes with bags of clothes and mattresses as Israel raids start over
# Gaza
# Gaza

Palestinians flee homes with bags of clothes and mattresses as Israel raids start over

Aug 19th 2014, 6:00 PM 11,936 Views 210 Comments

Truce designed to buy time for peace talks in Cairo was extended by a day within minutes of last night’s deadline.

# ceasefire - Wednesday 13 August, 2014

Five more days of peace: Israel and Hamas agree to extend ceasefire
# Peace Talks
# Peace Talks

Five more days of peace: Israel and Hamas agree to extend ceasefire

Aug 13th 2014, 9:42 PM 6,761 Views 59 Comments

The previous 72-hour cessation ended at 9pm.

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