Israeli air strikes pound Gaza City

Smoke rises after an Israeli airstrike on an office that houses international media in Gaza City
Smoke rises after an Israeli airstrike on an office that houses international media in Gaza City Credit: Ahmed Jadallah
A Palestinian firefighter attempts to extinguish a fire in a building that also houses international media offices in Gaza city
A Palestinian firefighter attempts to extinguish a fire in a building that also houses international media offices in Gaza city Credit: Reuters/ Suhaib Salem
Palestinians evacuate a wounded man after an Israeli air strike on the floor of a building which houses media offices.
Palestinians evacuate a wounded man after an Israeli air strike on the floor of a building which houses media offices. Credit: Mohammed Salem

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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.