Israel holds off on Gaza operation at Egypt’s request

02.10.2011                      05.Cheschwan. 5772

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Israel holds off on Gaza operation at Egypt's request

IDF delays operation to stem rocket fire due to efforts by Cairo to give an additional 24 hours to cease fire efforts, 'Post' learns.

Israel delayed a military operation in the Gaza Strip to stem Palestinian rocket fire after Egypt requested giving an additional 24 hours to cease-fire efforts, The Jerusalem Post learned on Tuesday.
Although Tuesday was almost entirely free of rockets, terrorists in Gaza fired a projectile into Israel in the evening….