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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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Scores of Palestinians flee Khan Younis

Long lines of Palestinians are fleeing Israeli strikes in Gaza's Khan Younis area, with many walking away with belongings and no where to go.

Khan Younis is one of the main focal points of Israel's recent missile assaults, but residents have said it is only civilian homes that are being hit.

A family sit on a wagon to try and leave the Khan Younis region. Credit: Reuters
A elderly woman is pushed along in wheelchair in Khan Younis. Credit: Reuters

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