GAZA/JERUSALEM — Israel and Palestinian militants have agreed to a truce in Gaza from Sunday night as mediated by Cairo, sources stated, after a weekend-long pounding of Palestinian targets by Israel triggered longer-range rocket assaults towards its cities.
An Egyptian safety supply stated Israel had agreed to the proposal, whereas a Palestinian official acquainted with Egyptian efforts stated the ceasefire would go into impact at 20:00 (1700 GMT).
Spokespeople for Israel and Islamic Jihad, the faction it has been preventing in Gaza since clashes erupted on Friday, didn’t affirm this, saying solely that they had been involved with Cairo.
The flare-up, recalling preludes to earlier …
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