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UN school in Gaza hit by shelling for second time

A United Nations school sheltering people who have fled Israeli airstrikes in Gaza has been hit by shelling from Israeli shelling, the UN said.

Fighting has now been raging for 16 days and has left more than 650 dead.

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Israeli troops push into Gaza in ground offensive

As Israel continues to bombard Gaza from the air and sea, troops have been pushing deeper inside on tanks and foot with the aim of destroying rocket launching sites and tunnels.

Troops entered Gaza late last night, following a 10-day campaign of more than 2,000 airstrikes against Gaza that have so-far failed to halt Hamas rocket attacks on Israeli cities.

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