Friday, August 22, 2014   

Israel accepts Egypt's Gaza truce proposal: report
(07-15 15:17)

Israel's security cabinet on Tuesday accepted an Egyptian ceasefire proposal after a week of the deadliest violence in and around Gaza in years, Israeli media reports said.
Ministers in the security cabinet, which began meeting early on Tuesday, decided to accept the Egyptian proposal for a ceasefire which began at 0600 GMT, army radio and Channel 2 television said. --AFP   
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