War diaries: The cease-fire that wasn't
'We were so hopeful that this war was over.' From the personal diaries of Rabbi Avi Weiss.
During his stay in Israel during Operation Protective Edge, Rabbi Avi Weiss kept a personal diary of his experiences. What follows is Rabbi Weiss’ last entry – written as Israeli and Palestinian delegations were engaged in frantic talks to prevent a series of fragile and temporary cease-fires from collapsing. Since then, a 72-hour cease-fire has been extended for an additional 120 hours – despite...
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