Palestinian journalist: 'Gaza is ignored'

Palestinian journalist Sharif Nashasibi has told Daybreak that "Gaza is ignored until and unless these rockets are fired".

He added: "Unfortunately what we have here is electioneering. There's an election coming up in Israel. Politicians want to talk tough and act tough as it wins votes."

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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.