# ceasefire - Today’s News
# ceasefire - Monday 21 July, 2014
The Tánaiste said that “viable ceasefire” is needed in the Middle East after a weekend of violence.
# ceasefire - Friday 18 July, 2014
The US reaffirmed its strong support for Israel’s right to defend itself.
# ceasefire - Thursday 17 July, 2014
The stoppage will allow aid reach Gaza.
# ceasefire - Monday 23 June, 2014
Militia strikes that have been at the heart of insurgency came to an abrupt halt in the late afternoon.
# ceasefire - Sunday 22 June, 2014
Petro Poroshenko’s initiative follows his announcement on Friday of a week-long unilateral ceasefire in the government’s 10-week campaign against pro-Russian rebels.
# ceasefire - Friday 20 June, 2014
Russia has demanded an apology after a customs officer was wounded at a border checkpoint.
# ceasefire - Saturday 4 January, 2014
A quick ceasefire is now not going to be an option as face-to-face talks between warring parties are delayed.
# ceasefire - Thursday 6 December, 2012
While the outbreak of violence in the Middle East is nothing new, Hillary Clinton’s willingness to engage with Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood leadership certainly is, writes Dr Vincent Durac.
# ceasefire - Friday 23 November, 2012
The man was the first casualty since the two sides agreed a ceasefire, with nineteen other Palestinians wounded by gunfire in the incident.
# ceasefire - Thursday 22 November, 2012
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# ceasefire - Wednesday 21 November, 2012
Egyptian Foreign Minister Mohammed Kamel Amr announced that a truce has been agreed and a ceasefire will begin at 7pm GMT.
Israel is pushing for a long-term solution to the crisis as attacks on both sides of the Gaza border continued overnight.
# ceasefire - Tuesday 30 October, 2012
The death toll for what was supposed to be a four-day ceasefire exceeded 500.
# ceasefire - Saturday 27 October, 2012
The death toll on the first of of Eid al-Adha reached 146, according to reports.
# ceasefire - Friday 26 October, 2012
The tenuous truce reportedly collapsed in several regions – giving an early evening death toll of 61 dead, including civilians, soldiers and rebels.
# ceasefire - Saturday 1 September, 2012
The Troubles were far from over on 1 September 1994, but for the first time in many decades, the people of Northern Ireland seemed optimistic about peace.
# ceasefire - Saturday 18 August, 2012
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# ceasefire - Wednesday 27 June, 2012
Kofi Annan says the ceasefire plan he brokered “is clearly not being implemented”.
# ceasefire - Tuesday 26 June, 2012
NATO holding emergency consultations with Turkey following last week’s incident.
# ceasefire - Friday 8 June, 2012
UN envoy Kofi Annan believes the time has come for regional and international pressure on Bashar Assad.
# ceasefire - Tuesday 5 June, 2012
Fresh attacks have been launched on regime forces, with rebels saying they had to ‘defend our people’.
# ceasefire - Thursday 31 May, 2012
Ban Ki-Moon said UN observers monitoring the ceasefire were not there to watch the killings of innocent people.
# ceasefire - Tuesday 22 May, 2012
Call for Irish government to refer Syrian regime to the International Criminal Court.
# ceasefire - Saturday 19 May, 2012
Nine people have reportedly been killed in today’s powerful explosion.
# ceasefire - Wednesday 16 May, 2012
Observers came under attack in a northern Syrian town yesterday.
# ceasefire - Tuesday 15 May, 2012
Activists say up to 20 people were killed when Syrian security forces opened fire on a funeral procession.
# ceasefire - Sunday 13 May, 2012
Five people were reportedly killed in Syria today. Meanwhile, pro- and anti-Assad groups clashed in northern Lebanon.
# ceasefire - Wednesday 9 May, 2012
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# ceasefire - Monday 7 May, 2012
And what dangers do they face on the ground?
# ceasefire - Thursday 3 May, 2012
Activists say government forces stormed dorms at Aleppo University.
# ceasefire - Wednesday 2 May, 2012
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Human rights group says soldiers carried out summary executions and targeted civilians.
# ceasefire - Monday 30 April, 2012
Major General Robert Mood says both sides of the Syrian conflict have to work to end violence.
# ceasefire - Wednesday 25 April, 2012
Kofi Annan told the UN of his concerns over reports of Syrian troops firing on civilians in Hama after UN observers left.
# ceasefire - Monday 23 April, 2012
Government troops reportedly opened fire on the streets of Hamas, killing dozens and raising fears the regime is targeting opponents emboldened to protest by the UN monitors.
# ceasefire - Thursday 19 April, 2012
Ban Ki-moon says he is “deeply concerned”, but optimistic that progress can be made on Syrian peace plan.
# ceasefire - Monday 16 April, 2012
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# ceasefire - Sunday 15 April, 2012
The UN Security Council last night united behind a legally binding resolution calling for violence to end immediately and peace talks to begin in Syria.
# ceasefire - Saturday 14 April, 2012
The reported bombardment came as the UN prepared to vote on a resolution authorising the deployment of the first wave of military observers to monitor the ceasefire.
# ceasefire - Friday 13 April, 2012
The Security Council is likely to vote today and a force of observers could be in Syria within days.
# ceasefire - Thursday 12 April, 2012
A truce brokered by UN envoy Kofi Annan appears to be holding, hours after another deadline passed this morning.