Amos Hochstein, special envoy of US President Joe Biden, will arrive in Israel on Monday.

During his visit, he will meet with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Defense Minister Yoav Gallant, Minister Ron Dermer, National Security Council chief Tzachi Hanegbi, and Mossad chief David Barnea.

A senior US administration official said Saturday evening that a ceasefire is necessary in order to provide appropriately for the humanitarian needs of Gaza's civilians.

The official added that the road to a ceasefire is via an agreement to release the hostages.... Read More: Arutz-7