News

27 July 2014

Gaza Strip 12-hour ceasefire

There has been anger across the world about the situation in the Gaza Strip, and yesterday (July 26) thousands of protesters took to the streets in Auckland and Wellington.

http://www.3news.co.nz/Video-Demonstrators-call-for-end-to-Israeli-offensive/tabid/423/articleID/354242/Default.aspx

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-middle-east-28501905

A 12-hour ceasefire came into force between Israel and Hamas in the Gaza Strip at 8am (05:00 GMT) on Saturday (July 26) the 19th day of a conflict that has killed at least 900 people.

http://www.aljazeera.com/news/middleeast/2014/07/reports-hamas-israel-agree-12-hour-truce-201472522159800712.html