The Israeli authorities informed the Egyptian mediator about their intention — military actions can be stopped as early as Thursday or Friday, the press writes.
The Israeli authorities informed the Egyptian mediator of their intention to stop the operation in the Gaza Strip. This was reported by Al Jazeera on Thursday, May 20, citing its sources.
According to the channel, the government of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu “officially notified the Egyptian mediator” of its intention to stop the military campaign.
The Israeli portal Ynet adds that the military campaign can be stopped as early as Thursday or at the latest on Friday.
Earlier, the media wrote that Israel is reducing the shelling of the Gaza Strip. The Israeli army has reduced the intensity of the shelling, and Netanyahu is gathering the government to discuss the truce.
It was also reported that more than four thousand rockets were fired at Israel from the Gaza Strip in 10 days. Since the beginning of the escalation in the Middle East, more than 250 people have been killed in Palestine, including 60 children. In Israel — at least 12 people.