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  7/16/2014, Tammuz 18, 5774

Turkey Trying to Broker Gaza Ceasefire

Turkey has stepped up diplomatic efforts to secure a ceasefire in Gaza, AFP reported on Tuesday.

According to the report, Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu spoke separately by telephone with Palestinian Authority (PA) Chairman Mahmoud Abbas and Hamas chief Khaled Mashaal to discuss the ceasefire process.