Palestine pushes ahead state establishment

Palestine pushes ahead state establishment

(VOVworld) - Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and the Hamas have reportedly agreed on a three-stage plan that would create an independent Palestinian state, first of all calling on the US...
US, UN welcome ceasefire in Gaza

US, UN welcome ceasefire in Gaza

(VOVworld) – The US and the UN have welcomed a ceasefire agreement between Israel and Hamas, hoping it will lead to long-lasting peace in the region
Israel continues air strikes in Gaza

Israel continues air strikes in Gaza

(VOVworld) – Israeli air strikes in Gaza have killed 4 more Palestinians, who were attending a funeral in Sheikh Radwan, northern Gaza, said Palestinian news sources Thursday
Gaza long-term cease-fire talks suspended

Gaza long-term cease-fire talks suspended

(VOVworld) – Tuesday’s resumed hostilities between Israel and Hamas have not only broken the 24-hour cease-fire but also sabotaged talks in Cairo on a long-term truce after...
Tension continues in the Middle East

Tension continues in the Middle East

(VOVworld) – At least 10 rockets were fired from Gaza towards Israel after Hamas and Israel failed to extend the 72-hour ceasefire that expired on Friday
Fragile peace in Gaza

Fragile peace in Gaza

(VOVworld)- It has been two days since the 72-hour truce between Israel and Hamas mediated by Egypt began. It is more successful than the truce mediated by US Secretary...
UN calls for ceasefire in Gaza Strip

UN calls for ceasefire in Gaza Strip

(VOVworld) – UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has reiterated his call for an immediate and unconditional humanitarian cease-fire between Israel and the Palestinian resistance movement Hamas in the Gaza Strip...
Hamas agrees to 24-hour Gaza ceasefire

Hamas agrees to 24-hour Gaza ceasefire

(VOVworld)- Hamas militant group on Sunday accepted a UN request for a 24-hour ceasefire in Gaza, right after Israel’s announcement to resume its hostile acts in the Gaza...
New Israeli President sworn in

New Israeli President sworn in

(VOVworld) – Reuven Rivlin, 74, a member of the far-right ruling Liukud party, was sworn in Thursday as the 10th President of Israel, succeeding Shimon Peres