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Tuesday August 5, 2014 MYT 12:41:41 PM
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israeli ground forces will completely withdraw from the Gaza Strip ahead of an Egyptian-mediated ceasefire set to begin at 0600 EDT, a military spokesman said.
"The Israel Defence Forces will be redeployed in defensive positions outside the Gaza Strip and we will maintain those defensive positions," Lieutenant-Colonel Peter Lerner told reporters.
(Writing by Dan Williams; Editing by Clarence Fernandez)
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