Kerry pushes for ceasefire in Gaza
A diplomatic push to broker a truce in the Gaza Strip is intensifying, as Israel continues its military operation against militants in the territory.
US Secretary of State John Kerry met UN chief Ban Ki-moon and Egyptian foreign minister Sameh Shoukry in Cairo, renewing the call for a ceasefire.
Israel has continued its bombardment of the Gaza Strip, hitting more than 70 targets overnight including mosques and a sports stadium.
Palestinian rocket fire into Israel continued overnight.
Sally Nabil reports.
- From the section Middle East