Israeli Troops Continue To Gather On Border As UN Call For Truce
UNSPECIFIED, ISRAEL - NOVEMBER 19: Israeli soldiers prepare an artillery emplacement overlooking Gaza on November 19, 2012 on Israel's border with the Gaza Strip. The death toll has risen to at least 85 killed in the air strikes, according to hospital officials, on day six since the launch of operation 'Pillar of Defence.' (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)
Hopes for a Middle East ceasefire were quickly dashed as the two sides continued to fire at each other.