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Israel, Hamas agree to Gaza truce

STORY HIGHLIGHTS The United Nations says root causes of the crisis must be addressed The conflict went on for 50 days, killing around 2,200 people Israel says Hamas finally accepted a plan it rejected earlier;...

Israel, Hamas agree to Gaza truce

STORY HIGHLIGHTS The United Nations says root causes of the crisis must be addressed The conflict went on for 50 days, killing around 2,200 people Israel says Hamas finally accepted a plan it rejected earlier;...

Palestinians: Airstrikes kill 16 in Gaza

STORY HIGHLIGHTS NEW: Sixteen Palestinians killed Sunday, Ministry of Health says NEW: Some 117 rockets were fired at Israel on Sunday, Israel says Israel targets Hamas financial leader, military says Egypt destroys five tunnels under...

Time running out in Gaza cease-fire

By John Vause and Jethro Mullen, CNN updated 7:44 AM EDT, Mon August 18, 2014 STORY HIGHLIGHTS Palestinian death toll passes 2,000 The current cease-fire expires after midnight (5 p.m. ET) Indirect talks on a...

Day 2 of truce, all quiet in Gaza

STORY HIGHLIGHTS Hamas spokesman says “no basis for the media news about the extension of truce” “Responsibility for this tragedy belongs with Hamas,” Israeli Prime Minister says Israel wants disarmament of Gaza; Hamas wants an...