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Confusion over Palestinian ceasefire

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Confusion over Palestinian ceasefire

Confusion over Palestinian ceasefire
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There is confusion over reports that Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas has struck a ceasefire deal with the Hamas group and Islamic Jihad in Gaza. The Israeli defence minister Shaoul Mofaz was quoted as saying he understood Abbas had won a 30-day ceasefire in return for a future role for the groups in the Palestinian Authority.