Gaza rocket fire 'hits house and cars' in Israel

Israeli military forces have said that rocket fire from Gaza has hit a house in the city of Ashdod.

It released footage of cars on fire in "after rocket attack from Gaza."

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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.