Hillary Clinton, Ban Ki-moon to Arrive in Israel for Talks on Gaza Truce

Hamas, Islamic Jihad meet Egypt officials in Cairo to discuss Israel's cease-fire proposal; Israeli security cabinet decides to exhaust diplomatic process with Egypt, international community before launching ground operation.

The diplomatic effort to achieve a cease-fire in the Gaza Strip will reach a peak Tuesday evening, when U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton lands in Israel for a surprise visit. Clinton will arrive in Israel directly from Cambodia, after accompanying U.S. President Barack Obama on his visit to Southeast Asia.