Middle East

  • An Israeli man holds his son in the pool at Kibbutz Yad Mordechai, near the border with northern Gaza, Aug. 6, 2014.
  • Displaced Palestinian Yasmine Omar Al Attar, 10, sits at a U.N. school where the family had sought refuge during the war in Gaza City, northern Gaza Strip, Aug. 6, 2014.
  • An Israeli soldier directs a tank onto a truck for transport near the border with Gaza, Aug. 6, 2014.
  • A member of the Shabat family inspects damage upon returning to the family house, destroyed by Israeli strikes in the town of Beit Hanoun, northern Gaza Strip, Aug. 5, 2014.
  • An Israeli soldier rests near the border with Gaza, Aug. 6, 2014.
  • A Palestinian woman waits to receive food aid at a United Nations distribution center in the Shati refugee camp in Gaza City, Aug. 6, 2014.
  • Masked militants of the Islamic Jihad group march during the funeral of their comrade Shaaban Al-Dahdouh, whose body was found under the rubble Tuesday in Gaza City, Aug. 6, 2014.
  • Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shukri (right) meets with International Mideast envoy and former British prime minister Tony Blair at the Egyptian Foreign Ministry, in Cairo, Egypt, Aug. 6, 2014.
  • Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu holds a news conference at his office in Jerusalem, Aug. 6, 2014.

Israel Agrees to Extend Gaza Cease-fire

Published August 06, 2014


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