Latest News Wires Israel pulls out of Gaza peace talks over latest Hamas rocket fire

Some rockets did land in open areas of southern Israel, while two others were intercepted by the Israeli Defense Force.

By , Associated Press

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An Egyptian effort to broker an end to a month-long war between Israel and Hamas militants in the Gaza Strip appeared to collapse Tuesday after Israel walked out on the talks in response to a barrage of Palestinian rocket fire.