At least 27 Palestinians have been killed in Gaza since midnight, the region's health ministry has claimed.
Officials said around 200 were wounded in the same period as Israel launched ground assaults on the strip and continued rocket fire.
The overall death toll is now 267 with around 2,000 wounded, the ministry claims.
In between the bandages, I could see the soreness of Randa’s skin. Her eyes stare out at a world which has been brutal to her.
An Israeli student has started an online campaign in an attempt to encourage respect between Jews and Arabs.
A BBC Arabic reporter was set upon by an angry Israeli bystander in the middle of a live broadcast on the situation in Gaza.