War in Gaza Update- Ceasefire Edition
Welcome to the War in Gaza Update #19.
Previous editions of the round up can be found below:1* 2 *3* 3.5* 4* 4.5* 5* 5.5* 6*6.5 *7* 7.5* 8* 8.5.*9, *9.5, *10, *10.5, *11, *11.5, *12, *12.5, *13, *13.5, *14, *14.5, *15, *16, *17, *18, *18.5 and 19.
As a side note Haveil Havalim, the weekly blog carnival of the Jewish/Israeli Blogosphere can be found here. Go check it out as you can be certain that it also contains valuable posts about the war.
From the traditional media we have:
CNN: Israel declares unilateral cease-fire in Gaza
NY Times: Israel Declares Cease-Fire; Hamas Says It Will Fight On
WSJ: Israel to Halt Offensive in Gaza Strip
Reuters: Israel to cease fire in Gaza, no deal for Hamas
JPost: PM says all Israel’s goals in Cast Lead have been attained
JPost: Hamas vows to keep fighting Israel
JPost: Mubarak calls for IDF to leave Gaza (Maybe he’ll see about shutting down the tunnels.)
Haaretz: An open letter to Gideon Levy
Haaretz: ANALYSIS / Israel declares victory in Gaza, but at what cost?
Haaretz: ANALYSIS / The ball is now in Hamas’ court in Gaza
TNR The Things They Carried
Commentary: Thoughts On The Cease-Fire
From the blogosphere:
The Rebbitzin’s Husband: Gaza, Wounded Children and the Tyranny of Liberal/Conservative Labels
Omri provides these posts that I encourage you to read:
Daled Amos wants to know Did Mony Python Negotiate Israel’s Ceasefire?
And from Shiloh Musings The Government’s Statement re: Unilateral Cease Fire.
This will be updated later tonight.