Fatah and Hamas Announce a Ceasefire

Wednesday, July 20, 2005 |    

At a news conference in Gaza City in the early hours of the morning, Hamas and Mahmoud Abbas’ ruling Fatah movement announced an end to the gun battles that have been raging in the streets of Gaza for several days. “We agreed to withdraw all armed forces from the streets of northern Gaza,” Hamas leader Mizar Rawan told reporters.

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