Israeli raid in Gaza kills six civilians - medics, residents
Six members of a Palestinian family were killed in an Israeli air
attack on the Gaza Strip on Thursday, all of them civilians, medical
officials and residents said, bringing the death toll in the territory
from a 48-hour surge in fighting to 32.
The Israeli military had no immediate comment on the pre-dawn incident in Deir al-Balah. The dead included a woman and a child, medical officials said. A further 12 people were wounded.
Palestinian death toll rises to 26: Gaza ministry
The death toll from Israeli attacks in the Gaza Strip has surged to 26 Palestinians, including a seven-year-old boy and two other minors, the Gaza Health Ministry said.
More than 80 people have also been injured since the fighting began early on Tuesday, the ministry added.
Israeli soldiers ride a military jeep in an area near the Gaza border in southern Israel November [Ammar Awad/Reuters]
Dozens of houses damaged by Israeli raids
Officials in Gaza said more than 50 air raids and 21 artillery
attacks targeted Palestinian homes, agricultural lands, poultry and
vegetable farms, as well as positions belonging to the "resistance",
Maan News Agency reported.
The enclave's information ministry put the total number of housing units damaged at 48 - some of which were "totally destroyed".
Two Palestinians killed in new Israeli air raid
Ashraf al-Qidra, spokesman for Gaza's health ministry, said two
Palestinians have been killed in an air raid that targeted Khan Younis
in the southern Gaza Strip.
One Palestinian has been injured, he added.
People carry the body of a 38-year-old Khalid Faraj who was killed in an Israeli air raid, during his funeral procession in Deir al-Balah [Hassan Jedi /Anadolu]
22 Palestinians killed, 69 wounded
Ashraf al-Qidra, spokesman for Gaza's health ministry, said at least
22 Palestinians were killed in Israeli air raids since the start of the
latest escalation on Tuesday morning.
At least 69 others were wounded, he added.
A Palestinian man, stained with the
blood of his relative, is comforted as he reacts at al-Shifa hospital
in Gaza City [Mohammed Salem/Reuters]
Palestinian women sit on debris after Israeli air raids hit their homes in Khan Yunis, Gaza [Ali Jadallah /Anadolu]
18 Palestinians killed, over 50 wounded
Ashraf al-Qidra, the spokesman for Gaza's health ministry, confirmed
to Al Jazeera that at least 18 Palestinians were killed in Israeli air
raids since the start of the latest escalation on Tuesday morning.
At least 50 others were wounded, he added, with injuries ranging from minor to moderate.
Palestinian youths look for
salvageable items amid the rubble of a house destroyed in an Israeli air
attack in Khan Yunis in the southern Gaza Strip [Said Khatib/AFP]
Three Palestinians killed in new Israeli air raid
Al-Qidra said three Palestinians were killed in an Israeli air raid that hit central Gaza.
Israeli fighter jets bombarded a wood-working shop in al-Tuffah
neighbourhood, killing the three Palestinians and wounding more than 20
others, Maan News Agency reported.
Two Palestinians killed in Israeli air raid
Al-Qidra said two more Palestinians were killed in an air raid.
The Islamic Jihad group said one of the two killed was a member of its group, identifying him as 38-year-old Khaled Faraj.
Palestinians gather around the
remains of a house destroyed in an Israeli air attack in the southern
Gaza Strip [Ibraheem Abu Mustafa/Reuters]
The deaths bring the overall toll in Gaza to at least 12 Palestinians, including Abu al-Ata and his wife.
Three Palestinians killed in new Israeli raids
Israeli shelling of Beit Lahia in the northern Gaza Strip has killed
at least three more Palestinians, bringing the death toll for the day to
10, according to the enclave's health ministry.
More than 40 others were also wounded in the Palestinian enclave since the morning, the ministry reported.
Israel declares state of emergency near Gaza
Israeli Defense Minister Naftali Bennett announced a special state of
emergency for 48 hours in areas within an 80-kilometre (650 miles)
range surrounding Gaza.
Israel says 30 attacks carried out in Gaza
The Israeli army carried out at least 30 air raids and artillery
attacks on several areas of the Gaza Strip, according to the
government's media office.
"More than 20 Israeli air raids and 10 artillery shelling have been
marked in different parts of the enclave since early Tuesday," it said
in a statement.
Targets included agricultural lands, residential buildings and a number of sites of Palestinian factions.
Full moon rises at the evening hours over Gaza City [Ashraf Amra/Anadolu]
Two Palestinians killed in new Israeli attack
Two more Palestinians were killed in an Israeli attack in the
northern Gaza Strip, the Palestinian enclave's health ministry said,
after Israel said it targeted fighters preparing to fire rockets.
The deaths brought the Palestinian death toll for the day to seven, including Abu al-Ata and his wife, killed in a planned Israeli air raid.
The Gaza Health Ministry said 45 others were also wounded in Israel's military escalation.
Meanwhile, Israeli medics said they had treated 46 people, 21 of whom had "stress symptoms" related to rocket fire.
Relatives mourn over the dead body of 20-year-old youth Mohammed
Atiyyah Hammouda, who was killed in an Israeli air raid, at the morgue
of Indonesian Hospital in Gaza City [Ramez Habboub/Anadolu]
Palestinian man killed, 12 others wounded, in fresh Israeli air raid
Ashraf al-Qidra, the spokesman for Gaza's Health Ministry, told
Al Jazeera that one Palestinian has been killed in an Israeli air raid
that targeted the northern Gaza Strip.
Mohammed Attiyah Musleh Hammouda, 20, was killed in the attack, and 12 others were wounded, according to al-Qidra.
Men walk past a damaged building in al-Mazzeh, Damascus [Omar Sanadiki/Reuters]