LIVE: Israel and Hamas agree to ceasefire

From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Wed Nov 21 2012, 05:33:01

A ceasefire agreed between Israel and Hamas was due to come into effect at 7pm (GMT) on Wednesday. Egypt's foreign minister and US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton announced the deal in Cairo, hours after a bomb tore through a Tel Aviv bus.

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