Report: Hamas, Fatah agree to maintain truce with Israel

By JPOST.COM STAFF
May 3, 2011 10:44

Fatah and Hamas have agreed that that Palestinian factions in the Gaza Strip will maintain a truce with Israel following the scheduled signing of the Palestinian unity deal, Egyptian newspaper Al-Ahram quoted Palestinian sources as saying on Tuesday.

Hamas leader Khaled Mashaal and Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas are expected to sign the Egyptian-sponsored reconciliation agreement in Cairo on Wednesday.

Representatives of several Palestinian factions have also been invited to attend the signing ceremony in Cairo.


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