acw-Gaza ceasefire to start at 1600 GMT - Egypt's state news agency

by Reuters
Tuesday, 26 August 2014 15:40 GMT

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CAIRO, Aug 26 (Reuters) - A Gaza ceasefire between Israel and the Palestinians will start at 1600 GMT, the state's MENA news agency said.

Egypt's Foreign Ministry is expected to issue a more detailed statement on the new ceasefire deal soon, according to two Egyptian officials. (Reporting by Yasmine Saleh; Editing by Alison Williams)

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