Cease fire close to ending in Gaza

GASA STRIP (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - Palestinian negotiators are mulling over an Egyptian proposal to end the month-long Gaza war with Israel, as the clock on the latest 72-hour cease-fire ticks down.

The cease-fire ends at midnight local time Wednesday.

Negotiators are considering an Egyptian proposal tabled Tuesday.

It calls for easing parts of the Israeli blockade of Gaza, bringing relief to the territory.