Report: Hamas agrees to hold fire if Israel lifts blockade

Hamas has said that it would stop firing rockets on Israel if the Jewish state lifts the blockade that it has placed on Gaza and stops assassinations, the Palestine Al-Youm news website, which is affiliated with the Islamic Jihad, reported.


According to the report, the stipulations were made during a meeting between Hamas delegates and Egyptian officials in Cairo. (Roi Kais and Yonatan Gonen)