Twitter is buzzing with conflicting reports of a ceasefire agreement between Israel and Hamas. CNN and other outlets were initially reporting that Israel and Hamas had reached a tentative agreement, brokered by Egypt, that was scheduled to go into effect tonight. The reports were supposedly based on remarks from Hamas and Islamic Jihad as well as Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi:
Israel denies the reports:
And evidently is insisting on 24 hours of peace before considering an agreement:
Regardless of whether or not a ceasefire agreement will be reached, Israel supporters are skeptical of its effectiveness:
Their suspicions are well founded:
Hamas supporters will not rest until Israel is obliterated.
So, what will it take in order to achieve a true ceasefire?
Twitchy will continue to monitor this developing story and bring you updates.
Israel has apparently rejected a ceasefire agreement:
An agreement has apparently been reached.
Twitter war of the year: Israel vs. Hamas
Hamas uses photo of dead child from Syria to wage Twitter propaganda war against Israel; Update: More bogus injuries
Israel under fire: Sirens wail as Hamas rocket lands outside Jerusalem
Israel under fire: Hamas rocket targeting Tel Aviv intercepted by Iron Dome
Hamas detains 22 foreign nationals trying to exit Gaza Strip for Israel
Hamas holds Saturday press conference, promises ‘new surprises,’ ‘video that will shock Israel’; Update: Unshocking video added
Israeli ambassador deletes tweet about sitting down with Hamas, blames staffer; Update: CNN reporter also deletes tweets
Israel under fire: Iron Dome intercepts more rockets aimed at Tel Aviv, rocket falls near kindergarten; Update: Netanyahu: IDF prepared for ‘significant expansion of operations’
Israel under fire: Pics, on-scene reports; School in Ashkelon hit, ground invasion imminent?
After bang-up job on Benghazi, Hillary Clinton heads to Middle East for ceasefire talks
Horrible (Graphic pic): Anderson Cooper tweets pic of Hamas dragging a man behind motorcycle in Gaza; Update: Sick defense of Hamas
Sick: Hamas urges civilians in Gaza to ignore Israel’s evacuation warnings
Sick: Civilian bus bombed in Tel Aviv; Celebratory gunfire rings out in Gaza