Israel 'expanding Gaza operation by land, sea and sky'

ITV News Diplomatic Correspondent John Ray reports from Israel:

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Israel is saying it is expanding its operation by land sea and sky. Artillery barrage reported by colleagues in Gaza

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If this is land incursion likely to be limited. Perhaps to close down Hamas tunnels. Even so, no such thing as a risk free invasion.

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