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Israeli-Palestinian fighting escalates

Iron Dome anti-missile system fires an interceptor missile as rockets are launched from Gaza towards Israel near the southern city of Sderot, Israel August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

Iron Dome anti-missile system fires an interceptor missile as rockets are launched from Gaza towards Israel near the southern city of Sderot, Israel August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

Iron Dome anti-missile system fires an interceptor missile as rockets are launched from Gaza towards Israel near the southern city of Sderot, Israel August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Amir Cohen
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Smoke rises after an Israeli aircraft bombed a multi-storey building in Gaza City August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

Smoke rises after an Israeli aircraft bombed a multi-storey building in Gaza City August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

Smoke rises after an Israeli aircraft bombed a multi-storey building in Gaza City August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem
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Palestinians look at damage at the site of an Israeli air strike in Al-Mughraqa on the outskirts of Gaza City August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

Palestinians look at damage at the site of an Israeli air strike in Al-Mughraqa on the outskirts of Gaza City August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

Palestinians look at damage at the site of an Israeli air strike in Al-Mughraqa on the outskirts of Gaza City August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem
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An explosion is seen during Israeli air strikes in Gaza August 9, 2018. REUTERS/REUTERS/Ahmed Zakot

An explosion is seen during Israeli air strikes in Gaza August 9, 2018. REUTERS/REUTERS/Ahmed Zakot

An explosion is seen during Israeli air strikes in Gaza August 9, 2018. REUTERS/REUTERS/Ahmed Zakot
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Mourners carry a coffin containing the remains of the bodies of Palestinian woman Inas Khamash and her 18-month old child Bayan, during their funeral in the central Gaza Strip August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

Mourners carry a coffin containing the remains of the bodies of Palestinian woman Inas Khamash and her 18-month old child Bayan, during their funeral in the central Gaza Strip August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

Mourners carry a coffin containing the remains of the bodies of Palestinian woman Inas Khamash and her 18-month old child Bayan, during their funeral in the central Gaza Strip August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa
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A Palestinian boy looks out of his family's house that was damaged in an Israeli air strike, in Al-Mughraqa on the outskirts of Gaza City August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

A Palestinian boy looks out of his family's house that was damaged in an Israeli air strike, in Al-Mughraqa on the outskirts of Gaza City August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

A Palestinian boy looks out of his family's house that was damaged in an Israeli air strike, in Al-Mughraqa on the outskirts of Gaza City August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem
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A missile lands as Israeli aircraft bombs a building in Gaza City August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Ahmed Zakot

A missile lands as Israeli aircraft bombs a building in Gaza City August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Ahmed Zakot

A missile lands as Israeli aircraft bombs a building in Gaza City August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Ahmed Zakot
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A man cleans bloodstains inside a damaged house where a Palestinian woman and her 18-month old child were killed, in the central Gaza Strip August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

A man cleans bloodstains inside a damaged house where a Palestinian woman and her 18-month old child were killed, in the central Gaza Strip August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

A man cleans bloodstains inside a damaged house where a Palestinian woman and her 18-month old child were killed, in the central Gaza Strip August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa
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Streaks of light are pictured as rockets are launched from the northern Gaza Strip towards Israel, as seen from Sderot, Israel August 8, 2018. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

Streaks of light are pictured as rockets are launched from the northern Gaza Strip towards Israel, as seen from Sderot, Israel August 8, 2018. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

Streaks of light are pictured as rockets are launched from the northern Gaza Strip towards Israel, as seen from Sderot, Israel August 8, 2018. REUTERS/Amir Cohen
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Palestinians are reflected in a mirror as they inspect a house that was damaged in an Israeli air strike, in Al-Mughraqa on the outskirts of Gaza City August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

Palestinians are reflected in a mirror as they inspect a house that was damaged in an Israeli air strike, in Al-Mughraqa on the outskirts of Gaza City August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

Palestinians are reflected in a mirror as they inspect a house that was damaged in an Israeli air strike, in Al-Mughraqa on the outskirts of Gaza City August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem
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A Palestinian man puts an Egyptian flag on a building after it was bombed by an Israeli aircraft in Gaza City August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

A Palestinian man puts an Egyptian flag on a building after it was bombed by an Israeli aircraft in Gaza City August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

A Palestinian man puts an Egyptian flag on a building after it was bombed by an Israeli aircraft in Gaza City August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem
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Relatives of Palestinian woman Inas Khamash and her 18-month old child Bayan mourn during their funeral in the central Gaza Strip August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

Relatives of Palestinian woman Inas Khamash and her 18-month old child Bayan mourn during their funeral in the central Gaza Strip August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

Relatives of Palestinian woman Inas Khamash and her 18-month old child Bayan mourn during their funeral in the central Gaza Strip August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa
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Palestinians gather on the remains of a building after it was bombed by an Israeli aircraft, in Gaza City August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

Palestinians gather on the remains of a building after it was bombed by an Israeli aircraft, in Gaza City August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

Palestinians gather on the remains of a building after it was bombed by an Israeli aircraft, in Gaza City August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem
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A Palestinian woman carries a girl as she walks past the site of an Israeli air strike, in Khan Younis in the southern Gaza Strip August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

A Palestinian woman carries a girl as she walks past the site of an Israeli air strike, in Khan Younis in the southern Gaza Strip August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

A Palestinian woman carries a girl as she walks past the site of an Israeli air strike, in Khan Younis in the southern Gaza Strip August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa
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Palestinians gather at the site of an Israeli air strike, in Khan Younis in the southern Gaza Strip August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

Palestinians gather at the site of an Israeli air strike, in Khan Younis in the southern Gaza Strip August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

Palestinians gather at the site of an Israeli air strike, in Khan Younis in the southern Gaza Strip August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa
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A Palestinian boy is seen on the remains of a building after it was bombed by an Israeli aircraft, in Gaza City August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

A Palestinian boy is seen on the remains of a building after it was bombed by an Israeli aircraft, in Gaza City August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

A Palestinian boy is seen on the remains of a building after it was bombed by an Israeli aircraft, in Gaza City August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem
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Palestinians take pictures of the remains of a building after it was bombed by an Israeli aircraft, in Gaza City August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

Palestinians take pictures of the remains of a building after it was bombed by an Israeli aircraft, in Gaza City August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

Palestinians take pictures of the remains of a building after it was bombed by an Israeli aircraft, in Gaza City August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem
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Palestinians inspect a house damaged in an Israeli air strike in Al-Mughraqa on the outskirts of Gaza City August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

Palestinians inspect a house damaged in an Israeli air strike in Al-Mughraqa on the outskirts of Gaza City August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

Palestinians inspect a house damaged in an Israeli air strike in Al-Mughraqa on the outskirts of Gaza City August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem
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A Palestinian man inspects a Hamas site that was hit in an Israeli air strike, in Al-Mughraqa on the outskirts of Gaza City August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

A Palestinian man inspects a Hamas site that was hit in an Israeli air strike, in Al-Mughraqa on the outskirts of Gaza City August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

A Palestinian man inspects a Hamas site that was hit in an Israeli air strike, in Al-Mughraqa on the outskirts of Gaza City August 9, 2018. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem
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An explosion is seen during an Israeli air strike in Gaza City August 8, 2018. REUTERS/Stringer

An explosion is seen during an Israeli air strike in Gaza City August 8, 2018. REUTERS/Stringer

An explosion is seen during an Israeli air strike in Gaza City August 8, 2018. REUTERS/Stringer
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