In this photo released by the Hamas Media Office, Ismail Haniyeh, right, the head of the Hamas political bureau, shakes hands with his deputy Saleh Arouri upon his arrival in Gaza from Cairo, Egypt, in Gaza City, on Thursday. Photo: AP

Hamas leaders gather in Gaza to debate ceasefire with Israel, proposed by UN and Egyptian mediators

The flurry of diplomatic activity also seeks to end the 11-year split between Hamas and the West Bank-based Palestinian Authority

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In this photo released by the Hamas Media Office, Ismail Haniyeh, right, the head of the Hamas political bureau, shakes hands with his deputy Saleh Arouri upon his arrival in Gaza from Cairo, Egypt, in Gaza City, on Thursday. Photo: AP
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