Kerry Calls on Parties to Take Advantage of 72-Hour Ceasefire

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said it is imperative that both sides take advantage of the 72-hour ceasefire in the conflict in the Gaza Strip agreed to by Israel and Hamas. "Now obviously, while we are grateful that the violence and the bloodshed has the opportunity to stop for more than 24 hours, it is up to the parties, all of them, to take advantage of this moment. There are no guarantees," Kerry said while on his visit to India.

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