Haniyeh: No permanent cease-fire unless Gaza 'siege lifted'

ByJPOST.COM STAFF,
August 13, 2014 20:01

Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh urged the Palestinian negotiating team in Cairo not to "succumb to blackmail" in talks on a cease-fire with Israel.

Haniyeh reiterated that Hamas would only agree to a permanent cease-fire if the "siege" was lifted on the Gaza Strip.

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