Hamas fires rockets, Israel bombs Gaza despite talk of truce

An explosion is seen during an Israeli air strike in Gaza City August 8, 2018. REUTERS/Stringer

GAZA/JERUSALEM – Gaza militants fired rockets into Israel and the Israeli army responded with air strikes on Wednesday despite talk from both sides of progress toward a possible truce to avert a fourth war in a decade. A senior member of Hamas, the Palestinian Islamist group that controls Gaza, said talks mediated by the United […]

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