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Three top Hamas commanders killed in Israeli strike

Three senior Hamas military commanders have been killed in Israeli air strike in the Gaza Strip, the Islamist militant group said.

Hamas named the men as Mohammed Abu Shammala, Raed al-Attar and Mohammed Barhoum and said they were killed in a bombing of a house in the southern town of Rafah.

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Israel says latest 72-hour Gaza ceasefire is holding

Israel has said the latest 72-hour ceasefire with the militant group Hamas is holding in the Gaza Strip, one day after the sides agreed to resume peace talks in Cairo.

The skies over Gaza City this morning. Credit: RTV

The Israeli military said no rockets have been fired at Israel today and that it has not targeted any locations in Gaza since the ceasefire went into effect at midnight local time.

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