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Palestinian People Celebrate Ceasefire

The ceasefire mediated by Egypt also involved the Islamic Jihad group, the second-most influential faction in the enclave.

Musthafa Abd Rahman from Cairo, Egypt
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Palestinians celebrate in the streets following a ceasefire brokered by Egypt between Israel and the ruling Islamist movement Hamas in the Gaza Strip, on May 21, 2021 in Gaza City. - A ceasefire between Israel and Hamas, the Islamist movement which controls the Gaza Strip, came into force early on May 21, 2021 after 11 days of deadly fighting that pounded the Palestinian enclave and forced countless Israelis to seek shelter from rockets.

Palestinians and the world joyfully welcomed the ceasefire in Gaza Strip after 11 days of fighting. They were reminded to resolve the main issue of the Palestine-Israel conflict.

CAIRO, KOMPAS — Palestinian people in the West Bank, East Jerusalem and Gaza Strip on Friday (21/5/2021) celebrated the ceasefire that ended the Gaza battle after 11 days. While the ceasefire was being monitored for observance by all parties, efforts have begun to reconstruct Gaza, which has been devastated by Israeli attacks.