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Deaths mount as Israeli jets respond to Gaza rockets
Deaths mount as Israeli jets respond to Gaza rockets

Fighter jets and rockets continued to fly Friday between Israel and Gaza on the fourth day of the recent crisis that has killed 100 Palestinians and pinned down civilian populations on both sides of the border. The death toll rose overnight as Israel’s military struck at least 50 targets in Gaza early Friday, killing 11 people in at least three airstrikes, Gaza medical sources said. Among the dead were four members of the Ghannam family, including a 7-year-old girl, who were killed in an airstrike that destroyed their house in Rafah, not far from the Egyptian border, as well as a fifth man who died in the same strike. Israel’s army appeared to admit that one-third of the victims were...

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