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Hamas rejects Israel´s proposed
4-hour Gaza war truce extension

Fox News, by Staff

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Posted By:Pluperfect, 7/26/2014 3:00:48 PM

A Hamas official says the group has rejected a four-hour extension of a humanitarian truce proposed by Israel. Sami Abu Zuhri sent a text message to reporters Saturday, saying: "No agreement to extending the calm for an additional four hours." Israel has set its own terms for the lull, saying it would continue demolishing Hamas military tunnels under the Gaza-Israel border. Israeli Cabinent ministerYuval Steinitz, spoke Saturday on Israeli television station Channel 10. The initial lull agreed to by Israel and Hamas had begun at 8 a.m. (0500 GMT) Saturday. Steinitz confirmed reports that Israel decided to extend it by

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Highvoltage, 7/26/2014 3:34:25 PM     (No. 9941297)

Does a group of terrorist who are responsible for the death of innocents, including their own women and children, deserve to be spared. Their economic conditions are desperate because they us all aid they are given not to build their own economy, but to dig tunnels into Israel and make rockets to destroy Jews. That´s what I call non constructive self destructive work.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Cor-vet, 7/26/2014 5:43:18 PM     (No. 9941402)

Since they obviously don´t want peace, let the killing begin. Wipe HAMAS from the face of the earth, and I´ll bet no one will remember them a year from now, except Obama & John Fraud!

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