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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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Israelis hit by rockets urge military to continue strikes

Israelis in the city of Asdod are urging the government to continue the deadly strikes against Hamas in the Gaza strip, Diplomatic Correspondent John Ray reports.

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