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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'20 killed' as Palestinians flee Gaza neighbourhood

Israeli shelling killed at least 20 Palestinians in a Gaza neighbourhood as thousands of residents fled for their lives, local health officials and witnesses said.

Gaza's Shifa hospital was filled with dozens of wounded from the attack on the eastern Shejaia neighbourhood, about two miles away.

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