Hague: Ground invasion of Gaza would 'difficult to support'

The Foreign Secretary William Hague has condemned Hamas' bombardment of Israel, but warned that a ground invasion of the Gaza Strip would be "much more difficult for the international community to sympathise with or support".

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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.