Israeli-Palestinian conflict in Gaza continues after another ceasefire violation
Thursday, August 21, 2014
On Tuesday, an interim ceasefire betweenand the armed factions in was broken again, ending the talks between the delegations of both sides in before a long term agreement could be achieved.
The armed factions in Gaza renewed their rocket launching into Israel, while Israel renewed its targeted bombings in the Gaza Strip, including an apparent attempt to killmilitary chief , collectively resulting according to Hamas in at least nineteen deaths. Reportedly at least 80 rockets have been fired from the Gaza Strip since Tuesday and sirens were heard in many areas across Israel, including and .
|Mohammed Deif deserves to die... as long as we have an opportunity, we will try to kill him|
—Israeli Interior Minister, Gideon Sa'ar
- "Gaza conflict: Israel 'targets Hamas leader Deif'" — , August 20, 2014
- Hamas military chief Mohammed Deif's wife, child die in Israeli airstrike on Gaza" — , August 20, 2014. "
- Deif 'deserves to die': Israeli minister" — , August 20, 2014. "
- Adel Zaanoun and Nicolas Gaudichet (Hamas military chief Deif defying Israel" — , August 2, 2014). "