The Israel – Hamas deal

The following are the terms and conditions agreed by Israel and Hamas which would bring a pause on the ongoing war in Gaza:

A four-day pause in fighting is due to be announced in the next 24 hours.

In that phase, Hamas will release 50 hostages from Gaza.

Israel will then release 150 Palestinian women and teenagers held in Israeli detention.

In the second phase, the pause in fighting will be extended by a day for every 10 further hostages released.

Israel will release “up to” another 150 Palestinian detainees, if “up to” another 50 hostages are released from Gaza

Israel has published a list of 300 Palestinians who could be released in total – most are male teenagers.