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New Gaza fighting erupts, Israel orders truce negotiators home from Cairo

Aug 20, 2014    

GAZA/JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel said Palestinian militants fired rockets from Gaza on Tuesday in violation of a truce, attacks that swiftly drew air strikes and the recall of Israeli negotiators from talks in Cairo on a long-term ceasefire.Three rockets struck southern Israel, near the city of Beersheba, the military said, nearly eight hours before a ceasefire - extended by a day on Monday - was due to expire. Two other rockets were intercepted by the Iron Dome anti-missile system over the southern town of Netivot.There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attacks, which the mili...

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