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Saturday July 26, 2014 MYT 4:40:01 AM
Saturday July 26, 2014 MYT 4:41:00 AM
CAIRO (Reuters) - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has told U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry that Israel will begin a 12-hour pause in Gaza hostilities starting at 7 am Israeli time (0500 BST) on Saturday, a U.S. official said on Friday.
The official, who spoke to reporters on condition of anonymity, made the comment when asked about Kerry's earlier statement on a goodwill gesture by Netanyahu at a press conference in Cairo.
(Reporting by Arshad Mohammed; Writing by Oliver Holmes; Editing by Susan Fenton)
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