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Israel launches ground offensive in Gaza as air strikes continue

Israel has launched a ground offensive in Gaza with residents reporting heavy shelling in the area.

Palestinian health officials say 27 Palestinians, including a baby, two children and a 70-year-old woman, have been killed since Israel sent ground forces into the densely-populated strip of 1.8 million Palestinians.

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Hamas vows revenge on Israel after airstrike deaths

Hamas has vowed revenge on Israel following the funerals of suspected Palestinian militants killed by airstrikes.

They said they had fired dozens of rockets into southern Israeli towns while Israel has called up Army reservists.

ITV News Middle East correspondent Geraint Vincent reports.

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