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JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel has accepted a proposal for a three-day truce with militant groups in the Gaza Strip, an official in Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's office said.
"Israel has accepted the U.S./U.N. proposal for a 72-hour humanitarian ceasefire beginning 8 a.m. (6 a.m. BST) Friday," said the official, who made the statement on condition of anonymity.
(Reporting by Ari Rabinovitch; Editing by Lisa Shumaker)
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