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Gaza truce

Egyptian state media says the Hamas militants in Gaza and Israel have agreed to a cease-fire that's supposed to take effect on Thursday; from Jerusalem, Matt Gutman reports.

Kandahar confrontation

NATO and Afghan troops are bracing for a battle with Taliban fighters around Afghanistan's second largest city, Kandahar, as The World's Quil Lawrence reports.

Darfur violence persists

More United Nations peacekeeping forces have been dispatched to the Darfur region of Sudan, but the killing still goes on, as Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with Rich Williamson, the US Envoy to Sudan.