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Palestinian senior Hamas official Mahmud Zahar (R) and former interior minister Said Siam (L) sit waiting to cross at the Rafah border terminal crossing between the southern Gaza Strip and Egypt. A Hamas delegation is due in Cairo for talks on a fragile three-week-old Gaza truce as Israel said it would reopen its borders with the territory at the Egyptian mediator's request.