Gulf Times - hostilities
Israel-Gaza border falls quiet after Egypt brokers ceasefire

Israel-Gaza border falls quiet after Egypt brokers ceasefire

Militants from Hamas, the dominant group in Gaza, and Islamic Jihad fired dozens of rockets and mortar bombs at Israel throughout Tuesday.

US pushes Russia on 'true' Syria peace deal

US pushes Russia on 'true' Syria peace deal

The US pressed Russia on Thursday for a "true cessation of hostilities" in Syria ahead of a expected high-level peace talks in Geneva, warning that its patience is running thin.