The United States and United Nations are announcing that Israel and Hamas have agreed to a humanitarian cease-fire to start Friday morning for 72 hours.
The United Nations is urging Israel and Palestine to stop the violence, but neither side shows any signs of backing down. Tracie Potts reports.
Secretary of State John Kerry said Friday that talks aimed at a seven-day humanitarian cease-fire in the Gaza Strip are bogged down in disagreement over "some terminology."
Secretary of State John Kerry is in the Middle East trying to hammer out a cease-fire agreement between Israel and Hamas, as the fighting continues. Tracie Potts reports.
President Obama is trying to use U.S. influence to calm to areas of conflict. Brian Mooar reports.
Israel and Hamas have agreed to a cease-fire, the Egyptian foreign minister said Wednesday.
A diplomatic push to end Israel's nearly weeklong offensive in the Gaza Strip gained momentum Tuesday.
Israel ramped up targeted attacks on suspected militants in Gaza Monday as Hamas fighters fired hundreds of rockets at Israel.