Israel will face "a long war" unless the aspirations of the Palestinian people are met, according to Hamas' head of foreign affairs.
Osama Hamdan said on his official Facebook page that offers made to the Palestinian delegation in Cairo where negotiations for a truce with Israel are being brokered do not meet the aspirations of the people.
He wrote: "Israel must accept the demands of the Palestinian people or face a long war."
There have been two days of quiet in Gaza. No rockets or missiles, no more destroyed houses, no more ambulance sirens screaming.
A three-year-old girl has been rescued from Gaza and brought to London for life-saving heart surgery.
A small team of NHS doctors and surgeons is travel to Gaza to set up facilities and establish how best to use specialists and equipment.