News of Gaza Ceasefire Agreement Spreads on Twitter


Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks during the annual memorial ceremony for David Ben-Gurion, Israel's first Prime Minister, in Sde Boker on November 20, 2012 in southern Israel.Israel and Hamas have agreed to a ceasefire around the Gaza Strip, putting an end to eight days of fighting that have left 157 people dead.

BBC reporter Jon Donnison tweeted a picture of the ceasefire agreement. It stipulates that Israel will “stop all hostilities on the Gaza Strip, land, sea and air including incursions and targeting of individuals,” and that “Palestinian factions shall stop all hostilities from the Gaza Strip against Israel, including rocket attacks, and attacks along the border.”

Copy of deal sent to bbc. #Gaza…— Jon Donnison (@JonDonnison) November 21, 2012

Egyptian Foreign Minister Kamel Amr announced the ceasefire in Cairo…
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