Al Aksa: Cease-fire doesn't apply to us
By JPOST.COM STAFF
The Aksa Martyrs Brigades announced on Wednesday that they viewed themselves
as exempt from the cease-fire with Israel, Israel Radio reported.
The group vowed it would renew rocket attacks on Israel in response to Israeli
The Fatah-affiliated organization is one of several Palestinian armed groups
that have refused to acknowledge the cease-fire as long as the IDF continues
to arrest its members in the West Bank.
Other groups that refused to sign the truce with Israel included Islamic Jihad
and Hamas's armed wing, Izzadin Kassam.
Since the cease-fire began last week, at least 16 Kassam rockets have been
fired at Israel from the Gaza Strip.
Khaled Abu Toameh contributed to this report.
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