After rejecting an extension of the existing ceasefire on Friday, there are reports that Hamas will accept another 72 hour ceasefire, starting today. Hamas agrees to new Gaza ceasefire but Israel-Palestinian talks falter
Of course, there are also voices on both sides seeking other outcomes:
(a) Hamas yesterday threatened to massively increase rocket fire Hamas threatens major escalation in rocket strikes on Israel
(b) The Foreign Minister of Israel and (perhaps more significantly) the Interior Minister of Israel (who is a member of Likud, the Prime Minister's party) called for escalation to defeat Hamas. Hamas agrees to new Gaza ceasefire but Israel-Palestinian talks falter
Actions speak louder than words and so far, though there is no ceasefire in place, attacks from both sides have been relatively limited. Hopefully, another, and perhaps longer, ceasefire can be put in place.
Update The reports of a new 72 hour ceasefire have been confirmed.Israel, Palestinians agree new Gaza truce