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Try, try again? the press wonders

Today is a day ending in Y, meaning according to ancient Hamas and Israeli tradition, a ceasefire has either just started, was just agreed upon, was just broken or is being furiously negotiated.

In this case, the first choice is correct, after the sides decided to give the classic three-day truce the ol’ college try once again late last night, with the timeout starting at midnight. Considering recent history, though, Israel’s major daily papers are forgiven for seeing this latest iteration of truce or dare through two thoroughly jaundiced eyes.

Read the full Hebrew media review.

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