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Israel-Hamas ceasefire deal

Egypt has announced a ceasefire agreement between Israel and Hamas that is set to begin at 7pm UK time. The announcement was made by the Egyptian foreign minister in Cairo alongside US Secretary if State Hillary Clinton.

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Hamas minister: 'It's crazy right now in Gaza'

Hamas's deputy foreign minister, Ghazi Hamad, has told the BBC's World Service:

It's crazy right now in Gaza - in the north in the south and in the middle.

They've targeted different places here including the buildings of the government, the security forces and cars in the crowded streets.

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