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Gaza militants agree to halt fire on Israel

Gaza : Palestine | Aug 22, 2011 at 5:53 AM PDT
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A Hamas militant steps on an Israel flag during a rally in Gaza City

The Popular Resistance Committees in Gaza are admittedMonday to stop rocket fire on Israel and comply with anEgyptian-brokered truce after four days of deadly clashes.

At a press conference in Gaza City, the PRC said it would respecta truce its militants "temporary" which was announced lateSunday by the Hamas rulers of Gaza.

"We have temporarily stopped to fire rockets at Israel, according to national consensus," said a masked spokesman for the group,which has been blamed by Israel for a series of bloody attacksnear Eilat last week that killed eight Israelis and on the most recent round of bloodshed.

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