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2014 Gaza Conflict Gaza Hamas Israel

Agrees to extend ceasefire

6 Aug, 2014

Israel agrees to extend the 72-hour Egypt-brokered ceasefire deal beyond its Friday deadline, although it doesn’t specify how long the truce might be extended. There is no immediate comment from Hamas. Israeli official:

Israel has expressed its readiness to extend the truce under its current terms.