Mid-East crisis: The blockade of Gaza - in 60 seconds
13 August 2014 Last updated at 13:36 BST
Negotiators are struggling to agree a long-term solution to the conflict in Gaza.
Israel wants an end to militant attacks, and the Palestinians are looking for a seven-year blockade of Gaza to be lifted.
BBC News explains just what that blockade entails - in 60 seconds.
Video produced by Michael Hirst