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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'At least 30 killed' in Gaza amid renewed Israeli shelling

At least 30 people have died in Gaza this morning amid renewed Israeli shelling after Benjamin Netanyahu vowed to keep up pressure on Hamas.

A Palestinian woman cries outside a house witnesses said was hit by an Israeli air strike in Jabaliya refugee camp in Gaza. Credit: REUTERS/Suhaib Salem

Israel has intensified attacks in the area of Rafah along the border with Egypt, where soldier Hadar Goldin was feared captured on Friday.

The military later said Goldin, who was dragged by militants into a tunnel after two of his comrades were killed by a suicide bomber, had also died in action.

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