Middle East

    Broken Cease-fire Ends Gazans’ Brief Respite from Wari
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    Scott Bobb
    August 02, 2014 1:52 PM
    Israel and Hamas fighters in Gaza have declared an end to their short-lived cease-fire -- with each side accusing the other of breaking the accord. Before that occurred, Gazans enjoyed a few hours of peace and they took advantage of it. VOA’s Scott Bobb reports from Gaza City.

    Broken Cease-fire Ends Gazans’ Brief Respite from War

    Scott Bobb

    Published August 02, 2014

    Israel and Hamas fighters in Gaza have declared an end to their short-lived cease-fire -- with each side accusing the other of breaking the accord. Before that occurred, Gazans enjoyed a few hours of peace and they took advantage of it. VOA’s Scott Bobb reports from Gaza City.


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