Israel, Hamas agree to cease-fire to end bloody 11-day war

By , Special to the Daily Memphian Updated: May 20, 2021 4:31 PM CT | Published: May 20, 2021 4:31 PM CT

The fighting began May 10, when Hamas militants in Gaza fired long-range rockets toward Jerusalem after days of clashes between Palestinian protesters and Israeli police at the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound, a flashpoint site that is known to Muslims as the Noble Sanctuary and to Jews as the Temple Mount.

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