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Israel and Hamas go back to fighting after 5-hour truce ends
Israel and Hamas go back to fighting after 5-hour truce ends

Fighting resumed in the Gaza Strip on Thursday after a short and mostly observed humanitarian truce expired, with a fresh volley of rockets from militants and airstrikes by the Israelis amid a flurry of unconfirmed reports a comprehensive cease-fire was imminent. Rocket fire from Gaza picked up at 3 p.m. as the window closed on a five-hour respite. Gazans used the break to stock up on food, cash and essentials while local authorities tried emergency repairs to water and other services damaged in Israeli airstrikes. Around 40 rockets were fired from Gaza into Israel in the hours following the brief break. Israeli airstrikes hit four locations in Gaza, and Palestinian reports said that...

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