Rockets fired in Israel and Gaza as conflict continues

Palestinians gather around a destroyed house after an Israeli air strike in Khan Younis in the southern Gaza Strip. Credit: REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa
An Iron Dome launcher fires an interceptor rocket near Ashkelon. Credit: Darren Whiteside / Reuters
Israeli soldiers check their weapons near border with Gaza. Credit: NIR ELIAS / Reuters

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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.