Secretary of State Antony Blinken is assembly with Israeli officers on Wednesday to debate a attainable deal to launch the Israeli hostages held by Hamas in return for an prolonged pause in combating.
The proposal consists of an preliminary six-week cessation of combating and launch of all civilian hostages held by Hamas in Gaza. In return, Israel would launch three Palestinian prisoners for each one hostage.
Oct. 7 assault: Hamas spent greater than a yr planning its assault on Israel. A Washington Put up video evaluation exhibits how Hamas exploited vulnerabilities created by Israel’s reliance on expertise on the “Iron Wall,” the safety barrier bordering the Gaza Strip, to hold out the deadliest assault in Israel’s historical past.
Israeli-Palestinian battle: The Hamas-controlled Gaza Strip has a sophisticated historical past. Perceive what’s behind the Israel-Gaza battle and browse in regards to the historical past of the Israeli-Palestinian battle.