NBC Reporter Frets over Hamas Getting ‘Nothing’ in Cease-Fire with Israel

‘Hamas wants an agreement to end the fighting, not for Israel to unilaterally scale back the assault on its own terms’

NBC Reporter Frets Over Hamas Getting 'Nothing' in Cease-Fire With Israel (NewsBusters)

On Monday's NBC Today, chief foreign correspondent Richard Engel worried that Hamas was not getting enough out of a temporary cease-fire agreement with Israel: "What is Hamas getting in return? So far, nothing. No deal, no immediate lifting of the closure of the Gaza Strip. Just a reprieve from Israel's assault that has flattened entire Gaza neighborhoods and killed more than a thousand Palestinians, many of them civilians, many of them children."

Engel continued to outline the demands from the Palestinian terrorist organization: "The war could easily escalate again. Hamas wants an agreement to end the fighting, not for Israel to unilaterally scale back the assault on its own terms."

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