Defense officials: Conflict with Hamas likely to escalate

12.04.2011                      08.Nisan, 5771

Waffenstillstand:

Defense officials: Conflict with Hamas likely to escalate

IDF sources predict cease-fire will be limited in time; soldiers to remain on high alert along Gaza border; despite caution, on first day of shaky truce, thousands of trucks carrying goods allowed into Gaza.

A tense quiet settled over southern Israel on Monday as a shaky cease-fire went into effect, ending several days of Gaza attacks and IDF counterattacks.
Defense officials said that the IDF would remain on high alert along the border….