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Israel, Gaza Fighters Exchange Fire as Cease-fire Extended

Israel says it has carried out air strikes on Palestinian militant targets in the Gaza Strip in response to Palestinian rocket fire. At least eight rockets were fired into Israel Wednesday night. No casualties have been reported. The hostilities came as a five-day extension of a temporary ceasefire was announced in Egypt. A statement said the rocket attacks began two hours before a three-day ceasefire expired. An official of Hamas, which controls Gaza, said its forces had not staged any...

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