Cease-fire attempt ends as Israeli airstrikes resume

July 15, 2014 12:20 PM

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Cease-fire attempt ends as Israeli airstrikes resume

(CNN) -- The Israel Defense Forces confirmed that airstrikes against targets in Gaza have resumed, after a cease-fire attempt that lasted about six hours. A CNN crew witnessed at least five airstrikes Tuesday as the cease-fire was lifted.

(CNN) -- Israel has accepted an Egyptian proposal for a cease-fire. But with Hamas' military wing rejecting the gesture outright, there may be little hope of seeing an end to the near constant exchange of fire that has so far killed more than 190 Palestinians in Gaza.

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