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TRUCE Gaza Halts Rocket Attacks DAVID BUIMOVITCH / Getty Images

Gaza Halts Rocket Attacks

Egypt helped broker a truce between Gaza and Israel Sunday morning as Palestinian militants agreed to halt rocket attacks. A weekend of escalating violence had left nine Palestinian gunmen and an Israeli civilian dead. Three rockets were still fired at Israel after the 6 a.m. truce began, but they caused no casualties or damage, and there were no new attacks afterward.

October 30, 2011 7:42 AM