Gaza ceasefire agreed: Egyptian and Islamic Jihad sources

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14 nov. 2019, 05.00

A Gaza Strip ceasefire agreement has been agreed and came into effect at 5:30am (3:30 GMT) on Thursday, an Egyptian source and a senior Islamic Jihad official told AFP.

The "ceasefire agreement comes as a result of Egypt's efforts" and has been endorsed by "Palestinian factions including Islamic Jihad", said the top Egyptian official. An Islamic Jihad source confirmed the agreement to AFP.