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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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'Two Israeli soldiers killed' in Gaza by 'sniper fire'

Two Israel soldiers have been killed in Gaza overnight, according to Israeli newspaper Haaretz, bringing the total number of Israeli deaths to 29. The newspaper claimed that one of the soldiers, named locally as Captain Dmitry Levitas, was killed by sniper fire.

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