At least 16 dead in attack on UN school in Gaza

At least 16 people have been killed after a reported Israeli attack on a UN school in the northern Gaza strip, local media reports.

School children are treated by medical staff after the shelling. Credit: ITV News/Sean Swan

The school was being used to shelter hundreds of people from the ongoing violence in the region.

ITV News witnessed children "lying in pools of blood" in the aftermath of the shelling.

Scattered books and belongings were seen scattered across courtyard within the facility.