Hamas leader Khaled Meshaal rejected Israel’s terms are unacceptable. "The party which attacked Palestine will be buried there. Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu is asking for a ceasefire, said the Hamas leader. Netanyahu’s office sharply denied this as a flat lie.
DEBKAfile sources reported earlier that the Israeli military-intelligence team which traveled to Cairo Sunday for the ceasefire negotiations returned home Monday when they saw their errand was pointless.