The BBC News reports that a ceasefire has been agreed in
Israelis should welcome the well-deserved peace and relative freedom from indiscriminate rockets dropping out of the sky at them. Several have been killed in recent weeks, even with their extensive early warning systems.
I can't help thinking that there is something more behind this, as the BBC points out "BBC correspondents say the announcement is unexpected and a major development."
Until now despite efforts by the Egyptian government to mediate the release of the kidnapped Israeli soldiers had been blocked by the Syrian and
We can only hope that some deal has been struck and that the kidnapped soldiers are released, no more rockets are fired into
The situation in
Or maybe I'm being a bit too optimistic?