Yasser Abed Rabbo, a member of the PLO Executive Committee, announced today a 72-hour unilateral ceasefire by the Palestinians.
The ceasefire will supposedly to go into force immediately and has received the approval of Hamas.
Channel 2’s veteran Arab affairs analyst Ehud Yaari said that Abed Rabbo is “a serious person” and that an announcement of this nature probably has substance behind it.
There has been no cessation of the fire from Gaza into Israel and from Israel into Gaza so far, however.
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