|rakshas||Date: Tuesday, 05-August-2014, 1:55 PM | Message # 1|
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Israel has announced it is withdrawing all of its ground forces from Gaza.
It follows an Egyptian-brokered ceasefire between Israel and Hamas. The truce is set to last for three days.
It's hoped that delegates from both sides will use that time to continue negotiations in Cairo to find a longer term deal.
Israel says its main aim - to destroy militants' tunnels - has been achieved and that troops would be redeployed in "defensive positions" outside the Gaza Strip
An Egypt-mediated truce between Israel and the Palestinian factions in Gaza has begun Tuesday morning minutes after an exchange of cross-border fire. RT's Paula Slier reports.
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