The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Tonight

Lo53° Mostly Clear

Thursday

Hi78° Mostly Sunny

Thursday Night

Lo52° Mostly Cloudy

Friday

Hi74° Mostly Sunny

Friday Night

Lo47° Mostly Cloudy

Saturday

Hi67° Slight Chance Showers

Saturday Night

Lo46° Mostly Cloudy

Sunday

Hi64° Partly Sunny

Sunday Night

Lo47° Slight Chance Showers

Monday

Hi65° Slight Chance Showers then Mostly Cloudy

Cease-fire sets stage for Gaza truce talks

Send to Kindle
Print This

GAZA CITY — Israel said it withdrew the last of its ground forces from Gaza today as it and Hamas began a temporary cease-fire. The calm sets the stage for talks in Egypt on a broader deal for a long-term truce and the rebuilding of the battered, blockaded coastal territory.

Both sides halted cross-border attacks as the three-day truce took effect at 8 a.m. today. The shelling stopped and in Gaza City, where streets had been deserted during the war,…

View my options or Sign in