People run for cover during an Israeli aerial bombardment in Gaza City. Photo: AFP
People run for cover during an Israeli aerial bombardment in Gaza City. Photo: AFP
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Death toll rises in Gaza as 6 children found among dead, Israel denies blame

  • Health authorities in Gaza said 24 people were killed by an Israeli bombardment on Saturday, including 6 children – at least 200 have been wounded
  • But an Israeli government statement denied responsibility for the strike, insisting that a rocket fired by Gaza militants towards Israel had fallen short

People run for cover during an Israeli aerial bombardment in Gaza City. Photo: AFP
People run for cover during an Israeli aerial bombardment in Gaza City. Photo: AFP
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