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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British medics head to Gaza as ceasefire holds

British medics heading to Gaza to assess the clinical needs of those injured said it will be very different to working in the UK.

Dr Steve Mannion, clinical lead for the UK assessment team, said: "There's the threat of the conflict going on all around you, there's the sense of being overwhelmed by the number of casualties - in general in the United Kingdom we don't have that.

"Also in the UK basically all the equipment you need is there right there and then to treat the patients, and this might not be the case in the setting such as we're encountering."

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