Clashes were reported in the West Bank and Gaza Strip after regional leaders agreed to a cease-fire at an emergency summit in Egypt. And on the outskirts of Jerusalem, Palestinian militiamen shot at homes in a Jewish neighborhood, and Israel responded with machine-gun fire from tanks stationed in the area. One Israeli border policeman was in critical condition after being shot.
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