Israeli airstrikes on Gaza kill 21 Palestinians

Rocket fire into Israel despite ‘ceasefire’, after Gaza bombed

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AMMAN — A barrage of rockets has been fired from the Gaza Strip towards southern Israel after Israeli forces renewed besieged territory.اضافة اعلان

Despite reports of a ceasefire, Israeli media reported that a large explosion was heard in the Israeli city of Beersheba.

Warning sirens have also went off in the Tel Aviv area and rocket warning sirens also sounded in Sderot and Ashkelon.

At least three Palestinians were killed in the latest air attacks, bringing the death toll in two days of Israeli bombardment to 21, including children, and at least 64 wounded, Palestinian health officials say.

CeasefireIslamic Jihad has reached out through neutral third parties to seek a possible ceasefire on Wednesday evening, the Jerusalem Post reported from Israeli forces late Wednesday.

A ceasefire is expected to go into effect at 9pm local time on Wednesday night, according to Israeli media.

A state-run Egyptian TV station also announced an Egyptian-brokered ceasefire, despite air-raid sirens sounding throughout southern Israel.

Egypt’s Extra News television channel, which has close ties to Egyptian security agencies, said the country had brokered a ceasefire.

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