Slow progress reported in Cairo talks on cease-fire's final day (98)

JTA 2014.08.13 14:38
(JTA) - Israel and Hamas have reportedly made slow progress in truce talks on the final day of a cease-fire between the sides. According to the Associated Press, Israel and Hamas entered negotiations on Wednesday in Cairo with Egyptian mediators proposing Israel ease portions of its blockade of Gaza in return for a full end to fighting.
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