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Palestinian militants of the Nasser Salah al-Din Brigades the military wing of the Popular Resistance Committees take part in a press conferenceon on cross-border escalation between Palestinians and Israel, in Gaza City July 5, 2014. With Israel having mobilised ground forces outside Gaza on Thursday in a threat to invade, Egypt tried to mediate a truce. Israel and the Islamist Palestinian Hamas movement each said the other had to back down first. Photo by Ashraf Amra