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A girl gathered belongings amid patches of blood on Saturday at a United Nations school in Beit Lahiya in Gaza. Israeli fire at the school killed two young brothers. More Photos >
By STEVEN ERLANGER 'THE NEW YORK TIMES'
Published: January 17, 2009
JERUSALEM — Israel declared late Saturday that a unilateral cease-fire would begin in Gaza within hours, but said its troops would remain in place for now.