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State of Palestine: Strikes hit building in Gaza as Israeli attacks continue01:56

State of Palestine: Strikes hit building in Gaza as Israeli attacks continue

Palestinian Territory, Occupied, Gaza
May 5, 2019 at 14:04 GMT +00:00 · Published

Explosions rocked the Al-Shojaeya neighbourhood east of Gaza City, Sunday, with heavy smoke seen rising above the streets, as a four-storey building was reportedly hit and destroyed by an Israeli airstrike.

Emergency vehicles arrived in the area with people seen walking near debris of the destroyed building. Nearby houses were also reportedly damaged by the airstrike.

Israeli forces have been conducting raids on alleged Hamas targets in Gaza, claiming it to be a response to hundreds of rockets fired on Israel from the enclave.

At least eight Palestinians and three Israelis have reportedly been killed in the attacks conducted by both sides during the weekend.

State of Palestine: Strikes hit building in Gaza as Israeli attacks continue01:56
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Explosions rocked the Al-Shojaeya neighbourhood east of Gaza City, Sunday, with heavy smoke seen rising above the streets, as a four-storey building was reportedly hit and destroyed by an Israeli airstrike.

Emergency vehicles arrived in the area with people seen walking near debris of the destroyed building. Nearby houses were also reportedly damaged by the airstrike.

Israeli forces have been conducting raids on alleged Hamas targets in Gaza, claiming it to be a response to hundreds of rockets fired on Israel from the enclave.

At least eight Palestinians and three Israelis have reportedly been killed in the attacks conducted by both sides during the weekend.

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