Report: Red cross announces temporary humanitarian ceasefire in Gaza

By JPOST.COM STAFF
July 23, 2014 17:39




The Red Cross announced a temporary ceasefire in two zones including Khan Younis and Sejaia of the Gaza Strip, according to a report by AFP.

The IDF has not confirmed any reports of a ceasefire.

The Red Cross intends to use such a  ceasefire for the purpose of evacuating wounded Palestinians after days of heavy fighting in urban areas.

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