Civilians caught up in Gaza conflict

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A Palestinian man checks the damage after Israeli airstrikes in Gaza. Credit: Suhaib Salem / Reuters
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An Israeli man takes cover as a siren sounds warning of incoming rockets in Ashdod. Credit: Amir Cohen / Reuters
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Palestinian man sits inside a damaged house after Israeli air strikes in Gaza. Credit: Suhaib Salem / Reuters


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.