IDF believes Hamas, Islamic Jihad will honor cease-fire

22.11.2012                      08.Kislew. 5773

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IDF believes Hamas, Islamic Jihad will honor cease-fire

Barak says truce is not an agreement but a set of understandings between Israel and Egypt, Hamas and Egypt, adds cease-fire could last 9 weeks or 9 months; IDF official says Hamas will be shocked by level of damage in Gaza.

Senior IDF officials on Thursday said they believe Hamas and Islamic Jihad are intending to implement the cease-fire with Israel and prevent other terror factions from firing into Israel, but Defense Minister Ehud Barak clarified that the truce was merely an understanding and not an actual agreement….