U.N. Approves Gaza Cease-Fire Plan

The United Nations Security Council has passed a resolution that calls for "an immediate, durable and fully respected cease-fire" between Israel and Hamas, which have been engaged in deadly battle over Hamas' firing of rockets into Israel for nearly two weeks. Passing the resolution is no guarantee the fighting in the Gaza Strip will stop. But for the first time since the crisis started, the United States and Arab states that communicate with Hamas have agreed on terms for a cease-fire --...Full Story
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