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Cease-Fire Extension Holds Following Earlier IAF Response to Gaza Rocket Attacks

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An IAF fighter taking off. Photo: Yissachar Ruas/ Tazpit News Agency.

Jerusalem Post – Israeli jets struck rocket launch sites and a terrorist base in the Gaza Strip on Thursday morning shortly after midnight as a response to rocket attacks on southern Israel on Wednesday night.

The exchange of fire did not stop an apparent cease-fire extension from coming into effect on Thursday at 12:00 a.m, which both sides accepted, according to Palestinian and Egyptian sources.

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