World leaders have welcomed the cease-fire between Israel and Hamas, but a former Israeli justice minister has expressed skepticism over whether the truce will hold up over time.
Yossi Beilin told CNBC's "Capital Connection" on Friday that every few years, the two sides end up exchanging fire.
Yossi Beilin Former Israeli justice ministerIsrael's security cabinet on Thursday approved a tentative cease-fire brokered by Egypt following this month's violence, which has been the worst escalation since 2014.
But Beilin appeared unconvinced that the cease-fire could be different from others that have come before.
Beilin held multiple roles in the government over the years, and served as minister of justice from July 1999 to March 2001, under former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak.
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