Egyptian mediators work to firm up Israel-Hamas ceasefire in Gaza – Therapy Box

Egyptian mediators work to firm up Israel-Hamas ceasefire in Gaza

A ceasefire between Israel and Hamas-led Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip held on Saturday as Egyptian mediators pressed on with talks with the two sides on securing longer-term calm, officials said.The ceasefire began before dawn on Friday, and Palestinians and Israelis are now assessing the damage from 11 days of hostilities in which Israel pounded Gaza with air strikes and militants fired barrages of rockets at Israel.Palestinian officials put the reconstruction costs at tens of…