Protesters clash with Israeli forces in West Bank

Palestinian protesters clashed with Israeli forces on Monday at the Qalandiya checkpoint that separates the West Bank and Jerusalem.

The protesters hurled stones towards Israeli soldiers who responded with tear gas.

There were similar scenes across the West Bank on Monday as violence continued to rage in the Gaza Strip and southern Israel.

Clashed between Palestinian demonstrators and the Israeli military also broke out in Bir Zeit, and at the Hawara crossing, near Nablus.

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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.