Conflicting reports over Israeli air strike target

A 29-year-old police officer was killed in an Israeli air strike in the Gaza Strip, according to Ashraf al-Kidra, Gaza's health ministry spokesman.

However there was a conflicting report from Israel's Channel 2 TV claiming the air strike targeted an Islamic militant involved in a recent rocket attack on the southern Israeli town of Eilat.

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Israel air strike targets Hamas

A Palestinian has been killed in a Israeli air strike on Gaza. Israel said the man was a weapons manufacturer while Hamas claimed he was a policeman.