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Obama welcomes Israeli ceasefire in Gaza

US President-elect Barack Obama welcomes Israel's ceasefire in the Gaza Strip and is committed to helping Israelis and Palestinians work toward peace, a spokesman said.

world Updated: Jan 19, 2009 08:25 IST

US President-elect Barack Obama welcomes Israel's ceasefire in the Gaza Strip and is committed to helping Israelis and Palestinians work toward peace, a spokesman said on Sunday.

Obama will say more on the situation in Gaza after he is inaugurated on Tuesday, spokeswoman Brooke Anderson said in a statement.

(Reporting by Caren Bohan; Editing by Eric Beech)