Egypt exerts heavy pressure on Hamas leaders to halt attacks, refuses to make demands of Israel

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Egypt exerted heavy pressure on Hamas over the last two days to declare a ceasefire with Israel though it refrained from making similar demands of the Israeli side, according to a high-level Egyptian official with knowledge of the situation.

Renewed violence over the past three days following a botched Israeli raid into Gaza threatened to derail a delicate truce deal Egyptian officials have been brokering for weeks.


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