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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Clegg: Shelling of UN school in Gaza an 'outrage'

Nick Clegg has said it is "shocking" and "an outrage" that innocent civilian lives have been lost at a UN school in Gaza.

Read: Children among those killed in attack on school in Gaza

The deputy prime minister says it suggests the military tactics used by the Israeli government are not proportionate and contributes to an "senseless cycle of violence".

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