Truce in Israel-Hamas war extended by a day, minutes before it was set to expire

Palestinians ride a motorcycle by a destroyed building in Gaza City on Wednesday, the sixth day of the temporary ceasefire between Hamas and Israel. (AP Photo/Mohammed Hajjar)

This photo released by the GPO, Meirav Tal, center right, reunites with her family, Tuesday, at Sourasky Medical Center, Israel, after being released from Hamas captivity. (GPO/Handout via AP)

JERUSALEM — Israel and Hamas on Thursday agreed to extend a temporary truce by another day minutes before it was set to expire, said Qatar, which has been mediating between the two sides.