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Gaza conflict: Israel and Palestinians agree new truce

A long-term ceasefire has been agreed between Israel and Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip.

The truce, ending seven weeks of fighting that has left more than 2,200 people dead, was brokered by Egypt and began at 19:00 local time (16:00 GMT).

Quentin Sommerville reports from Gaza.

  • 26 Aug 2014
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