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Another cease fire in Gaza

Updated: Monday, August 11, 2014
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GAZA STRIP (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - Explosions could be seen over Gaza's skyline Sunday as Israel accepted an Egyptian proposal for a new 72-hour cease-fire with Gaza militants.

This move clears the way for the resumption of indirect talks on a long-term cease-fire arrangement in Hamas-ruled Gaza after a month of heavy fighting that has taken nearly 2,000 lives.

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