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March 2, 2015 / 11 Adar , 5775
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12 Hour Cease Fire During Shabbat, Despite Extension, Now Over

Soldiers on break eat watermelons brought to them by Israeli donors.

Soldiers on break eat watermelons brought to them by Israeli donors.
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Israel and Hezbollah agreed to a 12 hour cease fire during Shabbat from 8am to 8pm Saturday.

Israeli agreed to extend the cease fire until midnight, but by 8:03pm Hamas was already launching rockets. extension

On Friday night rockets were launched at the Shomron, for the first time.

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20 Responses to “12 Hour Cease Fire During Shabbat, Despite Extension, Now Over”

  1. You can not negotiate with terrorist, my heart is with the IDF and the people of Israel!!

  2. Janek El says:

    that only shows Israel must destroy these evil savages.

  3. Janek El says:

    that only shows Israel must destroy these evil savages.

  4. I am very sad to see this.

  5. I am very sad to see this.

  6. Samuel Olise says:

    it is ok for cease fire. it’s just 12h.

  7. Edinson Mota says:

    God bless israel

  8. The children of Satan just can’t wait to start fighting again can they?! God of Israel! …Your people are being deceived and bombarded long enough….May it be Your Will today, …for the Children of The Almighty to blow the terrorists as far as they can? Enough! Thank You Father..for bringing them this far …and still being ready to fight another day! Stand With Israel! Amen!

  9. Back to business as soon as they throw the first rocket. Then make them Beg for Mercy. Let the UN say it is Israel’s fault. The world knows better.

  10. Carolin Knox says:

    How is the Tea Party even brought near the same catagory as Hamas? Really? What the….??

  11. Back to the usual sacrIfice if women and children to ensure the money from the useful idiots keeps flowing to keep Hamas leaders in luxury in Qatar.
    Boy are the Dimmis falling for it.

  12. ISRAEL WILL LIVE FOEVER . :) LOOK WHAT HAPPENED TO SODAM AND GOMORRAH … And they were
    No where as bad as HAMAS IS TO HIS PEOPLE. Feel so sorry for them being forces to take the front lines while HAMAS HIDES BEHIND WOMEN & INNOCENT CHILDREN. Do you think they REALLY WANT BOMBS HIDDEN IN THEIR HOMES. ??
    Poor poor innocent people HAMAS hides behind.

  13. Hamas doesn’t want a cease fire. They want Israel to cease to exist. Keep going, IDF, and don’t stop until Hamas no longer exists.

  14. G-D be with the IDF .

  15. Karen Bryant says:

    Praying for you Israel.

  16. Wayne Gilroy says:

    They dont want a ceasefire, theyre hell bent on destruction, they’re like addicts, a cult of death.

  17. Wayne Gilroy says:

    They dont want a ceasefire, theyre hell bent on destruction, they’re like addicts, a cult of death.

  18. Ari Samuels says:

    …it was a 12 hour cease fire ,so that the Palestinian civillians could evacuate ,help the injured,find the deceased,get food,water,medicine….and what’s more,Israel suggested that the cease fire be extended for another 4 to 12 hours….. and what was the response of the “palestinian leadership” (Hamas)???…..These lowlifes began firing rockets at Israel 8 hours into the cease fire….AND WHAT’S MORE ASTOUNDING IS THAT ISRAEL IS NOT FIRING BACK….WHY?…BECAUSE THEY WISH TO GIVE PALESTINIAN PEOPLE A CHANCE TO RECUPERATE,TO FIND SAFETY….is there any mention of it in the Mass Media???…..ofcourse not….that would spoil the distorted picture they convey to the rest of the misled world………..

  19. Israel cannot cease for one moment with their enemies at their backs .Israel is going to have to completely destroy Gaza and who gives a pigs eye what the International leaders say ? Because in the end ,the Jewish people’s lives are much more important than the enemies in Gaza .” THIS IS WAR ” not a mud fight so its past time for the Gloves to come off .

  20. Good job Secretary Kerry! Now what do you suggest? No peace with Arab terrorists! No ceasefire agreements with Arab terrorists! No Arabs should be left on Gaza!

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