Latest News Wires Israel, Hamas agree to long-term cease-fire

The two sides announced the agreement on Tuesday. Over two thousand people have been killed in Gaza and Israel over the last seven weeks.

By , Associated Press

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Israel and Hamas announced Tuesday that they agreed to an open-ended cease-fire in the Gaza war after seven weeks of fighting that killed more than 2,200 people, the vast majority Palestinians.