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ITV News photos show ruins of Gaza buildings

ITV News Correspondent Dan Rivers has tweeted photos from the rubble of Gaza.

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Total destruction in Shejaiya - rescuers take opportunity to look for bodies as ceasefire holds http://t.co/Es2KsuGTuT

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The UN school building in the Beit Hanoun that was hit on Thursday is still burning two days on.

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This is one of the classrooms hit at the UNWRA school - still burning - shell appeared to enter from NW @chrisgunness http://t.co/ypNmNzCxH1

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Read: UK, US and France call for extension of Gaza truce

UK, US and France call for extension of Gaza truce

A group of foreign ministers have called for an extension of the 12-hour truce in Gaza after meeting in Paris.

The UK, the US, France and Germany were amongst the countries represented as top diplomats attempted to lay the groundwork for a long-term ceasefire between Israel and Hamas.

French foreign minister Laurent Fabius said: "All of us call on the parties to extend the military ceasefire that is currently underway."

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Heatwave gradually giving way

by - ITV Weather Presenter

We're spoilt with yet more sunny, hot weather today - for most there'll be more blue sky compared to yesterday.

Across Scotland and Northern Ireland a very different feel to yesterday with thickening cloud bringing some rain in from the west through the day,

A fresher, cooler day with the cloud but hotting up again in the sunshine and a little muggy again with highs 29-30C.

Russia says sanctions 'will slow down co-operation'

The Russian foreign ministry says a fresh round of EU sanctions against Russian and Ukrainian individuals will mean hampering co-operation with Moscow on security issues.

Fifteeen Russian and Ukrainian nationals have been targeted with travel bans and asset freezes, while 18 organisations have had assets frozen.

"The additional sanction list is direct evidence that the EU countries have set a course for fully scaling down cooperation with Russia over the issues of international and regional security," the ministry said in a statement

Read: US expects Russia to supply rebels with weapons

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