After a week of fighting, a cease fire has been announced between Israel and Hamas militants in the Gaza strip. More than 140 Palestinians and five Israelis have been killed in the violence.
The announcement was just made at a press conference in Cairo held by Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Egyptian Foreign Minister Mohammed Kamel Amr.
The cease fire is set to take place at 9 pm local. Cairo is freelance reporter Noel King joins the show with more information on this breaking news.