Middle East

Despite shaky start, Gaza cease-fire extension holds

Palestinian boy Yussef, 8, smiles as he realises he is being photographed as he rounds a corner near shelled out apartment buildings whilyecarrying bread to take back home to his father on August 14, 2014 in Beit Hanun, northern Gaza Strip. AFP PHOTO/ROBERTO SCHMIDT

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on August 15, 2014, on page 1.




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