Hague 'gravely concerned' by Gaza conflict


FS @williamjhague: I am gravely concerned by situation in #Gaza & Southern Israel & deeply regret loss of civilian life on both sides.


.@williamjhague: I call on all those involved to avoid any action which risks civilian casualties or escalates the crisis. #Gaza


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.