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Food aid convoy for 150,000 people enters Gaza

A United Nations World Food Programme convoy carrying food for 150,000 people has entered Gaza for the first time since 2007, it has been announced.

The aid reached the Rafah crossing from Egypt after a seven-hour drive from Alexandria, the organisation said.

An open-ended ceasefire between Israel and Hamas has so far held, with both sides claiming victory after the seven-week conflict.

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Video shows moment Gaza tower block collased

A video has emerged of the moment a 13-floor residential tower block collapsed in Gaza following an Israeli airstrike.

Initial reports suggested 17 people were injured.

The Israeli military said the building had been used as a command centre by Hamas. Local residents said it housed 44 families.

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