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TRUCE: Hamas to Stop Firing on Israel For Now

USAstuckOnStupid Wrote: Nov 20, 2012 3:43 PM
"Violence has not solved the problem." Translation: This would all be over and there would be peace if Israel would just surrender. You must have voted for Obama.

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's planned visit to the Middle East today was enough to force Egypt into pressuring Hamas into a truce with Israel. According to Reuters, Egypt brokered a deal that would stop the fighting just hours before Israel planned a ground invasion into Gaza. Naturally although a truce has been reached, the Muslim Brotherhood's President of Egypt Mohamed Morsi blamed Israel for the violence in statements about the agreement.

An Egyptian-brokered ceasefire in the Gaza conflict will go into effect later on Tuesday, a Hamas official said.

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