Aftermath of overnight airstrikes in Gaza City

A Palestinian man looks at the building of Hamas ministry of interior damaged in an Israeli air strike in Gaza City. Credit: REUTERS/Mohammed Salem
A Palestinian firefighter tries to extinguish a fire after an Israeli air strike on the building of Hamas ministry of interior in Gaza City. Credit: REUTERS/Mohammed Salem
Smoke rises after Israeli air strikes in Gaza City. Credit: REUTERS/Ahmed Zakot

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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.