Some of these cookies send your data to our advertising partners. Advertising ensures that the website can be used for free. By clicking „Accept“, you agree that we will do so. If you disagree, you can click „Manage“ below to check your options. A ceasefire is the cessation of active hostilities for a period agreed between the belligerents. It is not certain that the cessation of hostilities this week will be able to put that spirit back in the bottle.