AN Israeli air strike yesterday destroyed a high-rise constructing in Palestine’s Gaza Metropolis after individuals got an hour to get out.

Generals referred to as the owner earlier than the 12-storey Jala Tower got here down in a cloud of mud.

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An Israeli air strike destroyed a high-rise constructing in Palestine’s Gaza Metropolis[/caption]

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Generals gave individuals an hour to get out earlier than the 12-storey Jala Tower got here down in a cloud of mud[/caption]

It contained flats and the places of work of media together with Related Press and Al Jazeera.

Israel claimed it housed “navy property” of Palestine’s Hamas.

AP chief Gary Pruitt referred to as the assault “extremely disturbing” and mentioned they have been attempting to be taught extra.

He added: “We narrowly prevented a horrible lack of life.”

Earlier ten individuals, together with eight kids, died when Israeli bombs hit a home at a camp west of Gaza Metropolis.

Mohammed Hadidi mentioned his spouse, who’d been visiting for Eid, died and solely his five-month-old son Omar is understood to have survived.

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The high-rise constructing contained flats and the places of work of media together with Related Press and Al Jazeera[/caption]

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Israel claimed it housed ‘navy property’ of Palestine’s Hamas[/caption]

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AP chief Gary Pruitt referred to as the assault ‘extremely disturbing’[/caption]

Witnesses mentioned toys, a Monopoly recreation and plates of meals have been among the many rubble.

Hamas responded by firing dozens of rockets at cities in Israel, killing one man close to Tel Aviv.

The assaults got here as Palestinians marked the eviction of 700,000 individuals from their properties in 1948 to make manner for Israel’s creation.

US diplomat Hady Amr is attempting to de-escalate the battle. Israel has reportedly turned down an Egyptian proposal for a yr’s truce.

Hamas has fired 2,000 rockets at Israel because the present battle started on Monday. Israel retaliated with strikes on Gaza.

A minimum of 139 Palestinians have been killed, together with 39 kids. Eight Israelis have died.

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has vowed that Hamas pays a really heavy worth for its rocket assaults as Israel has massed troops on the frontier.

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A Palestinian protester launches flares amid clashes with Israeli troopers within the occupied West Financial institution[/caption]


And US President Joe Biden has expressed help for Israel whereas saying he hopes to convey the violence below management.

In the meantime a pro-Palestinian demo in London was addressed by former Labour chief Jeremy Corbyn.

He was suspended by the social gathering in 2020 in an anti-Semitism row.

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Palestinians attend the funeral of 10 members of the Abu-Hatab household in Gaza Metropolis[/caption]

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Palestinian mourners cry throughout funeral for a woman, 20, shot useless in village[/caption]