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Palestinian source: Hamas, Israel agree truce

Nov. 21, 2012 7:06 P.M. (Updated: Nov. 21, 2012 7:06 P.M.)
GAZA CITY (Reuters) -- Israel and Hamas agreed on Wednesday to a Gaza ceasefire deal, a Palestinian official with knowledge of Egyptian mediation between the two sides said.

The official declined to be named or to give further information.

There was no immediate official confirmation of the news, which came on the eighth day of intensive Israeli fire on the Gaza Strip and rocket attacks out of the territory.

Ma'an News Agency
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