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 and Palestinians agree another 24-hour ceasefire

Israel and the Palestinians have agreed to extend the ceasefire in Gaza for another 24 hours, a Palestinian official said.

The truce had been due to end at midnight local time on Monday.

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