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A relative of nine Palestinians from the Abu Nejim family, whom medics said were killed by an Israeli air strike, mourns during their funeral in Jabaliya refugee camp in the northern Gaza Strip August 4, 2014. CREDIT: REUTERS/MOHAMMED SALEM

Israel, Palestinians accept Egypt's 72-hour truce bid

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Israel and the Islamist Hamas movement agreed on Monday to an Egyptian-proposed ceasefire to end four weeks of fighting in the Gaza Strip, while Jerusalem was rocked by two attacks that appeared to be a backlash to the violence.

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