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Israel Extends Cease-Fire Another 24 Hours

Israel is extending Saturday's cease-fire another 24 hours, through Sunday midnight local time (2100 GMT). An Israeli official says the United Nations asked for the extension of the 12-hour truce and the Cabinet agreed. The official says Israel would respond to Hamas rocket fire during the extension and will continue to search for and destroy tunnels Hamas uses to smuggle in weapons and fighters. Hamas is rejecting the extension, saying Israel first has to withdraw its forces...

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