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2014 Gaza Conflict

Truce talk arrangements ‘still in place’

2 Aug, 2014

Egypt says its arrangements for Israel and Hamas to participate in talks on resolving the 2014 Gaza conflict remain in place despite the breakdown of the 72-hour ceasefire. Foreign ministry statement:

Egypt assures that the invitation it sent to the Palestinian Authority and the Israeli government to send their two delegations to Cairo to study all issues of concern […] within the framework of the Egyptian initiative is still in place

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas confirms a joint Palestinian delegation that includes Hamas and Islamic Jihad is on its way to Cairo.