Israel rejects UN humanitarian truce request

(AGI) Jerusalem - Israel has formally rejected a UNrequest for a humanitarian truce in Gaza, reported the websiteof the Israeli newspaper  [...]

Israel rejects UN humanitarian truce request
(AGI) Jerusalem, July 22 - Israel has formally rejected a UNrequest for a humanitarian truce in Gaza, reported the websiteof the Israeli newspaper Haaretz on Tuesday. A Palestiniantelevision station linked to Islamic Jihad reported on Mondaynight that a five-hour humanitarian truce would begin from 10a.m. on Tuesday. In the meantime, two Israeli soldiers werekilled in the fighting in Gaza and seven Palestinians diedovernight on Monday. .