Israeli Troops Continue To Gather On Border As International Ceasefire Efforts Intensify


Israeli soldiers wearing 'Tallit' and 'Tefilin' perform morning... News PhotoArmed Forces,Army Soldier,Artillery,Bomb,Conflict,Gaza Strip,Horizontal,Israel,Israel-Gaza Border,Israel-Palestine Conflict,Jewish Prayer Shawl,Judaism,Middle East,Morning,National Border,Operation Pillar of Defense,Performance,Praying,Rear View,Religion,Tefillin,War,WeaponryPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPIsraeli soldiers wearing 'Tallit' (prayer shawls) and 'Tefilin' (phylacteries) perform morning prayers at an artillery battery deployment near the Israel-Gaza Strip border on November 21, 2012. Fighting raged on both sides of Gaza's borders Wednesday despite intensified efforts across the region to thrash out a truce to end a week of violence that has cost 136 Palestinian and five Israeli lives. AFP PHOTO / MENAHEM KAHANA (Photo credit should read MENAHEM KAHANA/AFP/Getty Images)