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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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Kerry offers condolences to US citizens killed in Gaza

The US Secretary of State John Kerry, currently in Tel Aviv for talks aimed at ending the deadly violence in Gaza, offered his condolences to the families of Max Steinberg and Sean Carmeli, two US citizens killed taking part in the military offensive against Gaza.

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