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Hudna to Take Effect in 10 Minutes
2012-11-21
Israel and Hamas agreed on Wednesday to a ceasefire brokered by Egypt on the eighth day of intensive Israeli fire on the Gaza Strip and militant rocket attacks out of the enclave, Israeli, Palestinian and Egyptian sources said.

First word of the truce came from a Palestinian official who has knowledge of the negotiations in Cairo, where U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton was also pursuing peace efforts.

Asked whether a ceasefire deal had been reached, an Egyptian official in Cairo said: "Yes, and Egypt will announce it."

Posted by:Glenmore

#17  I saw that word decoys and instantly thought of them attaching kids with bombs strapped to their chests, holding 4th of July sparkles, being launched at Tel Aviv.

And I wouldn't put it past them.
Posted by: Charles   2012-11-21 21:56  

#16  They need Fajr-5's with penetration aids, decoys, dazzlers, etc. Not that THAT is likely to happen.
Posted by: Whiskey Mike   2012-11-21 18:07  

#15  Oh, they can always find a hudna. Seems they can always find a sucker who will go for it too. I could be wrong but I'm guessing they're either running low on Fajr-5s or else getting tired of having the Iron Dome intercept them.
Posted by: Ebbang Uluque6305   2012-11-21 17:35  

#14  "No? I guess they still have a few."

Rockets or hudnas?
Posted by: European Conservatives   2012-11-21 16:52  

#13  Peace in our Lunchtime™...
Posted by: tu3031   2012-11-21 16:27  

#12  Yawn. So after the ceasefire - things go back to normal. Random rocket fire from Gaza.
Posted by: Raider   2012-11-21 16:14  

#11  #8 21:13 Four rockets exploded

Thirteen minutes? It's like I have psychotic powers or something!
Posted by: SteveS   2012-11-21 15:32  

#10  No? I guess they still have a few.
Posted by: Ebbang Uluque6305   2012-11-21 15:08  

#9  21:40 Three blasts sounded near a town in the Shaar Hanegev Regional Council where a siren sounded minutes earlier. The security forces are searching the area.
Posted by: g(r)omgoru   2012-11-21 14:46  

#8  21:13 Four rockets exploded in open areas in Beersheba. Another rocket fired on the city was intercepted
Posted by: g(r)omgoru   2012-11-21 14:16  

#7  I've always said Hamas is addicted to murder and killing.
Posted by: CrazyFool   2012-11-21 14:14  

#6  Hamas ran out of rockets?
Posted by: Ebbang Uluque6305   2012-11-21 14:13  

#5  I'm guessing 30 minutes. They just can't help themselves.
Posted by: SteveS   2012-11-21 13:58  

#4  The only thing that will "break" the ceasefire will be Israel firing. The Palestinians can fire all the rockets they want.

The Palestinians would probably scream if Israel uses Iron Dome.
Posted by: Rambler in Virginia   2012-11-21 13:54  

#3  Hudna to be broken in 90 minutes (or less).


Hmmmph. Optimist...
Posted by: Steve White   2012-11-21 13:45  

#2  Hudna to Take Effect in 10 Minutes

Hudna to be broken in 90 minutes (or less).
Posted by: AlanC   2012-11-21 13:37  

#1  Only way this hudna will hold is if Clinton threatened to cut off aid.
Posted by: Zhang Fei   2012-11-21 13:29  

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