Hafsakat Esh - הַפְסָקַת אֵשׁ
Updated: 7 days ago
Pronunciation: Haf·sa·kat esh
Literal translation: Ceasefire
Israel has been through seven official wars and countless operations. The word duo hafsakat esh is a term that Israelis know far too well.
The term is also used during harmless games between kids, when one of them wants to stop the game, or gives in.