Conflict & Justice

Gaza Ceasefire Deal Reached

A ceasefire between Israel and militants in Gaza has been announced in Cairo by Egypt's foreign minister Kamel Amr and US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.

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Anchor Marco Werman get the latest on the ceasefire and the talks leading up to it from David Kirkpatrick, Cairo Bureau Chief for the New York Times.

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    Secretary of State Hillary Clinton meets with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Jerusalem. (Photo: State Department/Matty Stern)

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    Secretary of State Hillary Clinton meets with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Jerusalem. (Photo: State Department/Matty Stern)

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    Egypt's Foreign Minister Mohamed Kamel Amr (L-R), U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Egypt's President Mohamed Mursi meet at the presidential palace in Cairo November 21, 2012. Clinton met Mursi on Wednesday in Cairo to discuss a possible truce in Gaza, Egypt's official news agency reported. REUTERS/Egyptian Presidency/Handout (EGYPT - Tags: POLITICS CONFLICT CIVIL UNREST) FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS. THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. IT IS DISTRIBUTED, EXACTLY AS RECEIVED BY REUTERS, AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS

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    Egypt's Foreign Minister Mohamed Kamel Amr (L-R), U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Egypt's President Mohamed Mursi meet at the presidential palace in Cairo November 21, 2012. Clinton met Mursi on Wednesday in Cairo to discuss a possible truce in Gaza, Egypt's official news agency reported. REUTERS/Egyptian Presidency/Handout (EGYPT - Tags: POLITICS CONFLICT CIVIL UNREST) FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS. THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. IT IS DISTRIBUTED, EXACTLY AS RECEIVED BY REUTERS, AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS

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