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Gaza militants reject cease-fire plan; Israel says Hamas 'will pay'
Gaza militants reject cease-fire plan; Israel says Hamas 'will pay'

Palestinian militants fired more than 140 rockets from the Gaza Strip on Tuesday in response to an Israeli-endorsed cease-fire, pressing on with a fight that has already cost the lives of nearly 200 Gaza residents in Israeli airstrikes on the densely populated seaside enclave. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned Hamas, the militant group that controls Gaza, that it would regret spurning the Egyptian-drafted cease-fire proposal. And in a televised address Tuesday night, he said that Israel had “no choice” but to resume its airstrikes on Gaza. “Hamas chose to continue fighting and will pay the price for that decision,” warned Netanyahu, who has been...

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