Breaking: Reuters Reports Ceasefire
Is it true and will it hold?
Israel and the Islamist militant group Hamas agreed on Wednesday to a Gaza ceasefire deal, said a Palestinian official with knowledge of Egyptian mediation between the two sides.
The official declined to be named or to give further information.
Update, 12:18: The Times of Israel is reporting that Israeli sources are also confirming a ceasefire will be announced in Cairo tonight with Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi on hand. The Prime Minister’s Office has not confirmed.