Building materials allowed into Gaza

Israel eases restrictions as part of cease-fire in concession to Hamas rulers

Posted: January 1, 2013 at 4:14 a.m.

Israel has started allowing long-banned building materials into the Gaza Strip, its first key concession to the territory’s Hamas rulers under a cease-fire that ended eight days of intense fighting in November, the military said Monday.

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