Hope For Cease Fire In Middle East

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U-S and U-N offi­cials are try­ing to work out a cease fire between Israel and Pales­tin­ian mil­i­tants, but while they work on that, the fight­ing con­tin­ues.
More than 570 Pales­tini­ans and 29 Israelis have been killed so far. Israeli Prime Min­is­ter Ben­jamin Netanyahu says Hamas is using civil­ian casu­al­ties to build sym­pa­thy for its cause…

Mean­while, America’s top diplo­mat is in Cairo again today, try­ing to bro­ker a truce between Israel and Pales­tini­ans in Gaza. Sec­re­tary of State John Kerry thanked Egypt for try­ing to mediate…