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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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Palestinian 'killed by Israeli troops' during raid on home

Israeli troops killed a Palestinian during a raid on his house in the occupied West Bank this morning, Reuters reported, citing local medical officials.

A spokeswoman for the Israeli military said she was aware of troop activity in the area but had no further details at this time.

Witnesses claimed 23-year-old Zakaria al-Aqra was wanted by Israel and had been shot dead.

Six other people were reportedly wounded in the raid on al-Aqra's home near the city of Nablus.

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