Ceasefire reached between Israel and Gaza militants: Palestinian official
Reuters, Sunday 15 Jul 2018


Israel and Gaza's armed groups agreed a ceasefire on Saturday to end a sharp surge in cross-border violence, a Palestinian official said.

"Egyptian and international efforts succeeded in ending the current round of escalation," the Palestinian official, who is familiar with the talks, told Reuters on condition of anonymity.

A spokesman for Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu did not respond to a request for comment.

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