Egyptian-mediated Gaza ceasefire talks resume

September 23, 2014 2:11 PM

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Egyptian-mediated Gaza ceasefire talks resume

CAIRO/GAZA (Reuters) - Egyptian-mediated talks between Israel and the Palestinians on cementing a ceasefire in Gaza resumed on a sour note on Tuesday after Israel's killing of two Hamas militants in the occupied West Bank.

The first meeting began in Cairo around noon under the leadership of Egyptian intelligence, having been delayed for almost two hours while Palestinian factions discussed whether to suspend the negotiations.

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