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  7/17/2014, Tammuz 19, 5774

EU Urges Israel to 'Act Proportionately' in Gaza


European Union (EU) leaders on Wednesday condemned the firing of rockets into Israel while urging the Israel to "act proportionately" and Hamas to agree to a ceasefire, AFP reports.

Voicing "great concern" over continued violence in Israel and Gaza, EU leaders said the bloc "condemns the firing of rockets from Gaza into Israel and the indiscriminate targeting of civilians."