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Tuesday, July 15, 2014

and Hamas continues launching rockets

The Israeli military ended a unilteral cease-fire with Hamas on Tuesdayand resumed operations in the Gaza Strip in response to what it said were continuing rocket attacks from the coastal enclave.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu had threatened to escalate Israel’s operations in Gaza after Hamas balked at an Egyptian cease-fire proposal on grounds that it had not been consulted on its terms. 

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