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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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UN 'must shoulder responsibility' over Gaza 'carnage'

Palestine's UN Ambassador has called on the United Nations to "shoulder its responsibility", in what appears to be the deadliest day so far in the conflict between Israel and Gaza.

Speaking to reporters, Dr Riyad Mansour said: "Those who are committing these crimes against our people should be held responsible and should be facing justice".

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