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a temporary cessation of hostilities by mutual consent of the contending parties

Synonyms for truce

a state of peace agreed to between opponents so they can discuss peace terms

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It said all the conflicting side should stick to the truce, which will entail all embattled regions and include the full ceasing of direct and indirect firing and a ban on air flights, including those conducted by reconnaissance planes across the whole airspace from all airbases.
A truce with Hamas, that has no political horizon and will surely divide an already fragmented Palestinian leadership, is certainly in Israel's interests.
We believe that the current efforts [to achieve a truce agreement between Israel and Hamas] are politically motivated and aimed at consolidating divisions among the Palestinians.
Qawasmi said Hamas used to consider truce with Israel treason before 2007, when it took over the Gaza Strip by force from the Palestinian Authority.
During a bilateral meeting yesterday evening, the delegation of people in Cairo informed the Egyptian intelligence officials that they rejected the truce because they must prioritize reconciliation before the truce.
"We are putting the final touches to the terms of the truce that will be signed by all sides, and we expect to announce the terms next week if Fatah helps us to do so," the source said, referring to Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas' mainstream party that dominates the Israeli-occupied West Bank.
Israel's security cabinet, a forum of senior ministers headed by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, discussed the Gaza situation on Wednesday and an Israeli "diplomatic official" said Hamas would have to prove its commitment to the truce.
While the Taliban observed the truce only during the three days of Eid in June, the Ghani administration declared a longer cease-fire, drawing harsh criticism from some political rivals because the militants took advantage of the truce and conducted massive attacks on government forces.
King Salman hoped that the truce would be renewed and built upon for a longer period so that all parties could work together to achieve peace for the Afghan people.
Kabul hopes that the Taliban will abide by its pledge of a three-day truce, which will start on the first day of Eidul Fitr and came in response to the government's truce, Barmak said.
Militant-held websites claimed that the Ankara forces have set up the eleventh truce monitoring point in the village of Qazal in al-Ghaab Plain in Western Hama.
AMMAN, Feb 27 (KUNA) -- Calm has prevailed in Syria's eastern Ghouta since midnight, as a five-hour truce called by Russia started, Syrian official television reported on Tuesday.
UNITED NATIONS:UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has called for Olympic Truce during the Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea, and foster peace and tolerance.
UN General Assembly President Miroslav Lajcak has made a solemn appeal for Olympic truce during the 2018 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games to be held in Pyeongchang, South Korea.
20 (BNA): The Yemeni national army today said the Houthi militias and forces loyal to deposed-president Ali Saleh have violated the current truce since its first day.