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Three top Hamas commanders killed in Israeli strike

Three senior Hamas military commanders have been killed in Israeli air strike in the Gaza Strip, the Islamist militant group said.

Hamas named the men as Mohammed Abu Shammala, Raed al-Attar and Mohammed Barhoum and said they were killed in a bombing of a house in the southern town of Rafah.

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UN school in Gaza hit in strike leaving people injured

Another UN school in Gaza has been hit in an apparent Israeli strike, leaving several people injured.

Children were treated at a hospital in Gaza. Credit: Reuters

Wounded children were brought to a hospital in Gaza after the strike on Beit Lahiya school this morning.

The strike hit a school in Beit Lahiya. Credit: Reuters

One eyewitness at the school told Reuters: "Women here were surprised when they hit the building. Children and women were sleeping on the mattresses."

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