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Photos: Winter 2008-2009: Conflict in Gaza

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A Palestinian youth attending a summer camp run by Hamas places a flag of the organization’s youth movement on a house in Jabaliya refugee camp that was destroyed during the Israeli assault in December-January. Youths helod a protest against the Israeli blockade on Gaza that has caused shortages of nearly all goods. (Khalil Hamra / Associated Press)
Gaza reconstruction effort
A Hamas policeman watches as Palestinian workers use clay bricks to build a police station in the Gaza Strip district of Beit Lahiya. Palestinians are making adobe bricks — using sand, clay, and water, with some fibrous or organic material (sticks, straw, dung) — as the Israeli blockade has barred construction materials. (Marco Longari / AFP/Getty Images)
Clearing rubble in Gaza
Palestinians working for the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) clear the rubble of houses in Jabaliya that were destroyed during the Israeli assault on Gaza. Some 30,000 people remain affected, U.N. and non-governmental aid groups estimate. Most have moved in with family members or into temporary rentals, but some are still living in tents and trailers with no water or electricity. (Ali Ali / EPA)
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Workers with the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) clear rubble in the Izzet Abed Rabbo area of the Jabaliya refugee camp in northern Gaza(Mahmud Hams / AFP/Getty Images)
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Palestinian firemen try to save construction workers who were wounded when a house in Gaza City they were working in collapsed. The workers were removing iron structures from the rubble of the house, destroyed in the Israel assault. A report by the International Committee of the Red Cross says six months after Israel launched its three-week military operation, Gaza neighborhoods particularly hard hit by the Israeli strikes will continue to look like they were hit by a quake unless vast quantities of cement, steel and other building materials are allowed into the territory for reconstruction. (Mohammed Abed / AFP/Getty Images)
Gaza’s humanitarian crisis
Palestinians in Jabaliya, northern Gaza, put up tents near the rubble of their homes destroyed during Israel’s 22-day offensive. U.N. and Palestinian officials urged Israel and Egypt to end their blockade of the territory. (Abid Katib, Getty Images)
Gaza cease-fire falters
Relatives of Ismail Baryen, 27, weep at his funeral in the village of Abasan, east of Khan Yunis, in the southern Gaza Strip. Baryen was shot and killed by by Israeli troops near the border with Israel, Palestinians medics said. (Eyad Baba, Associated Press)
Israeli soldiers near Gaza
Israeli soldiers near the border with Gaza. Palestinian militants detonated a bomb near an Israeli army patrol along the border Tuesday, killing one soldier and wounding three others in the first major clash since a cease-fire went into effect more than a week ago. (Bernat Armangue, Associated Press)
Aid in Gaza
A Palestinian aid worker with an Islamic charity distributes food to residents in the devastated area of Atatra in Beit Lahiya, in the northern Gaza Strip. Aid groups urged that Israel lift its blockade to allow relief and reconstruction efforts to move quickly. (Kevin Frayer, Associated Press)
Ruins in Gaza City
A Palestinian man sits on land were his home in Gaza City used to be, it was demolished by Israeli soldiers during the assault. Efforts to restore normal life in Gaza continued, with schools reopening and garbage trucks rolling out in the streets. (Olivier Laban-Mattei / AFP/Getty Images)
Cleaning up in Gaza
Palestinians in Beit Lahiya burn garbage from their home, which was damaged in the Israeli offensive. Human rights groups say Israel may have committed war crimes; Israel denies this, saying it made efforts to avoid civilian casualties. (Kevin Frayer, Associated Press)
Samouni clan mourns 29 members in Gaza
A list bears the names of 29 Samouni family members who died in the Israeli offensive. Relatives say they were killed when Israeli soldiers ordered them into a building in the Zeitoun neighborhood of Gaza City and then shelled it. (Abid Katib, Getty Images)
Cease-fire holds in Gaza
A woman walks through the rubble of homes destroyed during the Israeli army operation in Jabaliya. With a cease-fire holding between Hamas militants and the Israeli military, thousands of Gaza residents have been returning to their homes to retrieve items and survey the damage (Spencer Platt, Getty Images)
Conflict in Gaza
An Israeli soldier fires at Palestinian stone-throwers during a protest against Israel’s offensive in Gaza, in the West Bank city of Hebron. As diplomats edged closer Friday to a cease-fire deal for the Gaza Strip, a top Hamas official vowed there would be no truce until Israel ended its invasion of the Palestinian enclave. (Abed Al Hafiz Hashlamoun / EPA)
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A Palestinian boy throws stones after the Friday noon prayer outside the a mosque in east Jerusalem. (Ahmad Gharabli / AFP/Getty Images)
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An Israeli soldier jumps off an armored vehicle carrying a flag of Israel’s 60th anniversary as he celebrates with his unit their return from the Gaza Strip on the Israeli side of the border. Top Israeli diplomats headed for Egypt and the United States on Friday in what appeared to be a final push toward a cease-fire to end Israel’s punishing Gaza offensive against Hamas militants. (Anja Niedringhaus / Associated Press)
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A controlled explosion by the Israeli army demolishes a Palestinian home in the Gaza Strip. Friday marks the 21st day of fighting. (Kobi Gideon / EPA)
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Palestinians gather on the site where Said Siam, interior minister in Gaza‘s Hamas government, was killed by Israeli strikes on Thursday in Gaza City. (Mohammed Abed / AFP/Getty Images)
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A man carries a wounded Palestinian after he was shot by Israeli troops during a protest against Israeli strikes on Gaza in the West Bank city of Hebron. (Abed Al Hafiz Hashlamoun / EPZ)
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A Palestinian man cries after hearing the news of the death of his relative outside the morgue of Shifa hospital in Gaza City. (Khalil Hamra / Associated Press)
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Israeli police arrive during clashes with a group of Palestinians after noon prayer Friday in East Jerusalem. (Ahmad Gharabli / AFP/Getty Images)
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A Palestinian girl and her mother walk near Israeli riot police in Arab East Jerusalem. (Patrick Baz / AFP/Getty Images)
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Palestinians hurl stones toward Israeli soldiers during a protest against Israeli strikes on Gaza in the West Bank city of Hebron. (Abed Al Hafiz Hashlamoun / EPA)
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A firefighter douses what was a United Nations warehouse in Gaza City after the main UN compound in Gaza came under fire from Israeli troops Thursday. UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon went to Jerusalem to plead for peace.

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Smoke rises from the United Nations headquarters after it was hit in Israeli bombardment in Gaza City. (Hatem Moussa / Associated Press)
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Palestinians protest against Israel’s military operation in Gaza in the West Bank city of Nablus.

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A Palestinian firefighter tries to put out a fire and save bags of food at the United Nations headquarters.

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Israeli firefighters extinguish a car fire after a rocket attack in the southern city of Beersheba.

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Lebanon
Spanish U.N. peacekeepers, foreground, and Lebanese army soldiers stand next a rocket that was discovered, set to be fired, on a wooden platform in southern Lebanon north of the Israeli border. Rockets were fired Wednesday morning from Lebanon into Israel. The Israeli military said they caused no injuries and no damage. After that initial barrage, several more rockets that were set to be fired were discovered and dismantled by Lebanese troops, security officials said.

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Rocket
Near the Lebanese village of El-Meri, Lebanese army soldiers inspect a rocket that fell short of its target. Security sources in Lebanon said five rockets were fired and two fell in Lebanon. There was no immediate sign the incident, the second rocket attack on Israel from Lebanon in a week, would escalate into wider violence.

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On the 19th day of Israel’s attacks on the Gaza Strip, Israelis soldiers work on their tanks near the Gaza border as Palestinian militants fire a rocket into southern Israel from inside the Gaza Strip.

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A Palestinian woman inspects the rubble of her destroyed house after an Israeli missile strike in Gaza City on Wednesday.

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A Palestinian fireman, left, reaches a balcony to help a resident after his home was hit by an Israeli missile on Wednesday in Gaza City.

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Palestinians gather following an Israeli airstrike in Gaza City on Tuesday.

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Tuesday: The day in photos - Gaza
An Israeli army soldier is among those stationed in a staging area near the country’s border with Gaza. On the 18th day of fighting in the territory, Israeli ground forces and members of Hamas battled in a neighborhood of high-rise apartments in Gaza City, about a mile from the city center.

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Ashkelon
Hamas rockets continue to fall in Israeli territory. One rocket landed on a two-story house in Ashkelon and a woman who lived there was taken to the hospital after a panic attack.

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Etti Ben Dayan
Etti Ben Dayan is transported to the hospital from her Ashkelon home after a Hamas rocket landed on the second floor. She had a panic attack.

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Israel
Israeli forces continue to bomb Gaza on Monday while Hamas rockets continue to fall in Israeli territory.

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An Israeli army mortar squad fires a round toward a target in the Gaza Strip from the Israeli side of the border on Monday. Israeli warplanes pounded the homes of Hamas leaders in the Gaza Strip and ground troops edged ever closer to the territory’s densely-populated urban center. Reported casualties were low, an indication that Hamas was largely avoiding pitched battles with the advancing Israelis.

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Palestinians who fled their homes eat at a United Nations school in the Jebaliya refugee camp in the northern Gaza Strip on Monday.

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A Palestinian woman carries a mattress from the rubble of a building in an area targeted by Israeli air strikes in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip on Monday. Israel has stepped up the pressure on Hamas ahead of deciding whether to escalate its devastating two-week offensive.

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On Sunday, an Ultra Orthodox Jewish man carrying a shofar watches as smoke billows from inside the Gaza Strip. Israeli troops pushed deeper into Gaza’s main city, sparking some of the fiercest battles yet of the 16-day-old campaign.

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Israeli missile strikes continued in Gaza City on Sunday.

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A wounded Palestinian child is carried into the Kamal Adwan hospital after an Israeli air strike in the city of Beit Lahia, in northern Gaza. According to Palestinian medical sources, 46 people have been killed Sunday in Gaza. (Abid Katib / Getty Images)
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A U.N. school in Gaza’s Jabaliya refugee camp serves as a makeshift shelter for Palestinians. (Ali Ali / European Pressphoto Agency)
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Palestinian boys hold up leaflets dropped by Israeli planes on Sunday over the Gaza Strip warning residents that Israel was about to escalate fighting. (Said Khatib / AFP / Getty Images)
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Palestinians carry the body of Hamas militant Ahmed Zakot during his funeral Sunday. (Ali Ali / European Pressphoto Agency)
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Smoke rises from the edges of Gaza City on Sunday afternoon. (Carolyn Cole / Los Angeles Times)
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Residents walk by a bomb shelter on Sunday in Sderot, Israel. The southern town of Sderot has had hundreds of Hamas-fired rockets directed at it. (Spencer Platt / Getty Images)
Helicopter gunfire
Israeli helicopters continued their aerial assault Saturday evening as Israeli-Gaza fighting entered a third week.

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Spectators
The aerial campaign between Israeli forces and Hamas draws spectators on Saturday afternoon.

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Hamas rockets
On Saturday morning, Hamas forces fire two rockets in the direction of Sderot, Israel.

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After a siren’s blast, Israeli security service personnel take cover in Sderot. Two Hamas rockets were fired at the city. One landed on a main highway, narrowly missing a car.

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Soldiers return
As Israeli soldiers leave the border with Gaza at dusk Saturday, one makes the sign of victory.

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Conflict continues
Smoke is seen from Israeli miltary operations in Gaza City. Israeli forces pounded dozens of targets and edged closer to Gaza City on Saturday while southern Israel came under renewed rocket fire after one of its quietest nights in the offensive against Hamas.

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Destroyed building
A Palestinian man carries belongings from the rubble of a building following an Israeli airstrike in the Rafah refugee camp, in the southern Gaza Strip, on Saturday.

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Food aid
Palestinians crowd in to request food aid at a United Nations food distribution center in the Shati refugee camp in Gaza City.

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Rubble
A Palestinian man is silhouetted amid the rubble of a building destroyed in an Israeli airstrike on the Rafah refugee camp.

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Jerusalem
Israeli police dodge stones thrown by Palestinian protesters during a clash in east Jerusalem.

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Hebron
Palestinian demonstrators wave Hamas’ green flag during a demonstration in the West Bank city of Hebron. About 3,000 people marched against Israel’s military action in the Gaza Strip.

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Gaza smoke
Smoke billows after an Israeli airstrike in the Gaza Strip.

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Ramallah
Israeli soldiers fire tear gas canisters while confronting Palestinian demonstrators at the West Bank checkpoint of Kalandia near Ramallah. Supporters of the Hamas movement also clashed with members of the rival Fatah party during protests in Ramallah against the Israeli offensive in the Gaza Strip.

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Ras-Alamud
Young Palestinians flee Israeli riot police during clashes in the east Jerusalem neighborhood of Ras-Alamud.

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Palestinian demonstrators gather stones to throw at Israeli soldiers in the West Bank city of Hebron.

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Israeli border police fire tear gas at Palestinian demonstrators in the West Bank city of Hebron.

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Tanks
Tanks line up along the Israeli-Gaza border as the military campaign against Hamas continues. (Carolyn Cole / Los Angeles Times)
Amit Robinson funeral
Friends and family grieve for Sgt. Amit Robinson, 20, a radio operator in the Israeli military who was killed by Hamas sniper fire. (Carolyn Cole / Los Angeles Times)
Amit Robinson funeral
Ran Ben Shalom, age 19, kneels beside the grave of his friend and fellow Israeli soldier Sgt. Amit Robinson, 20. (Carolyn Cole / Los Angeles Times)
Rafia inspection
An Israeli inspection team searches food shipments bound for Gaza at the Rafia border crossing Thursday, hours before a U.N. driver was shot and killed.

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Israeli infantry soldiers catch some sleep at a blast barrier just inside the Israeli border with the Gaza Strip.

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Artillery
Israeli artillery units fire toward Gaza.

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People inspect damage to a retirement home after a rocket fired by Lebanese militants struck the building in the northern Israeli town of Nahariya.

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An Israeli soldier keeps watch through a hole blasted in the wall of a Palestinian home during an operation against Hamas militants in the Gaza Strip.

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Launch
Palestinian militants launch a rocket toward southern Israel from the outskirts of Gaza City.

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An Israeli woman is overcome with emotion after a missile fired at the town of Sderot landed within yards of her apartment building.

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Soldiers
An Israeli soldier insists that a photographer leave an area near the Israel-Gaza border.

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Palestinians hurl stones during clashes with Israeli soldiers at Enab checkpoint near the West Bank city of Tulkarem. On Thursday, for a second day, Israel’s military called a halt to its assault so that Gaza residents could stock up on supplies and seek medical help.

Palestinian doctors treat a wounded man on the floor of a hospital in Beit Lahia, in the northern Gaza Strip.

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Palestinian doctors treat a wounded man on the floor of a hospital in Beit Lahia, in the northern Gaza Strip.

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Palestinians shop for vegetables at a stall in Gaza City during a three-hour suspension of fire on Thursday. The pause in fighting also allowed rescuers to search for bodies amid the debris.

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Palestinian protesters in the West Bank throw stones at Israeli solders during a demonstration.

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Signs
Near the Erez border crossing on Wednesday, Israeli teens post a sign showing their support for Israeli troops fighting in Gaza.

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Funeral
Colleagues of Israeli army Staff Sgt. Alex Mashavisky, who died during combat in Gaza, mourn over his grave during his funeral Wednesday in Beer Sheva, Israel.

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Wounded
A Palestinian man carries his son, wounded in the Israeli attacks, into Shifa hospital in Gaza City.

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Israeli soldiers gesture from an armored personnel carrier at the start of a temporary ceasefire along the Israeli-Gaza border in Israel.

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Gaza funeral
Family members cry during a funeral for 10 relatives who were killed Tuesday in an Israeli attack on a United Nations school in Gaza. Israel said Hamas militants had been firing mortar rounds from the school.

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Conflict in Gaza continues
In this photo provided by the Israeli Defense Force, Israeli ground troops deploy from a helicopter in Gaza. The Israeli army announced that four of its soldiers were killed in two friendly fire incidents today. Israel continues to intensify its wide-scale ground assault in the Gaza Strip in an effort to put an end to Hamas rocket attacks.

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The body of a Palestinian girl is found in the rubble of her destroyed house after an Israeli missile strike east of Gaza City. The other members of the family that occupied the house were also reported killed.

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Palestinian families who fled their homes because of the Israeli military offensive in the Gaza Strip take shelter at a school run by the United Nations in Gaza City. The United Nations said one of its schools, which had been closed, was hit by an Israeli missile, killing three Palestinians who had taken shelter inside.

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A Palestinian man carries a wounded girl into Gaza City’s Shifa Hospital. The 11-day-old Israeli offensive in the Gaza Strip has killed more than 575 Palestinians, according to Gaza hospital authorities.

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Palestinians transport the bodies of 13 people killed in an Israeli air strike overnight on a house belonging to a Hamas member in eastern Gaza City. Medics said the dead, including several children, were members of the same extended family.

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The coffin of Israeli Army Maj. Dagan Vertman, killed in the Israeli attack on the Gaza Strip, is carried to the military cemetery in Jerusalem as his family follows.

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Fellow Israeli soldiers mourn at the burial of Maj. Dagan Vertman, who was killed in the Gaza assault.

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In a photo provided by the Israeli Defense Force, troops plan ground maneuvers in Gaza.

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Israeli troops take up positions on a hill overlooking Gaza at sunset.

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Even during the Israeli-Gaza conflict, Matab Alwalede continues to do his job herding cattle on the Israeli side of the border. Matab, 18, says he is used to the sound of the bombing and the missiles being fired, but that the horses and dogs get nervous. Matab is a full-time ranch hand and watches over some 200 head of cattle.

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An Israeli soldier fires at Palestinian protesters demonstrating against the Israeli strikes on Gaza in the West Bank town of Yatta near Hebron.

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Palestinian children and their families from Beit Lahia in the northern Gaza Strip take shelter at a school run by the United Nations in Gaza City. World leaders expressed mounting concern about the humanitarian impact of Israel’s massive offensive on the Gaza Strip.

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A Palestinian father carries the body of his 1-year-old son, Mohammed al Samone, to the hospital after he was killed during an Israeli raid east of Gaza City. Israel began a ground assault late Saturday after eight days of air strikes.

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Palestinian relatives of Hamas fighter Mohamed Abu Naja, who was killed in an Israeli air strike, mourn during his funeral in Rafah in southern Gaza Strip.

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Palestinians carry the bodies of three toddlers -- Ahmed, Mohamed and Issa Samouni -- during their funeral in Gaza City. According to Palestinian medical sources, the three were killed in an Israeli strike.

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Palestinians take shelter at a United Nations aid center in a school in Rafah southern Gaza.

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An elderly Palestinian woman is helped as she arrives at Shifa Hospital in Gaza City after suffering injuries in the shelling of Firas Market.

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Israel-Gaza conflict: explosion
Heavy bombing by Israeli forces continued for an eighth day in the Gaza Strip. Israel launched the airstrikes after Hamas called off a much-violated truce accord that lasted six months.

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Israel-Gaza conflict: spectators
An Israeli soldier and her friend watch the bombing of Gaza from a hilltop on the edge of the town of Sderot, Israel.

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Liat Shalev watches the bombing of Gaza with her dog Bambi from a hill in Sderot, Israel.

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Israeli spectators gather at a hilltop overlooking Gaza as their country’s forces continue their bombing campaign against Hamas.

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Israel-Gaza conflict: explosion
Israeli troops and tanks crossed into the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip, widening a week-old assault aimed at halting the militant Palestinian group’s rocket fire into Israel. Israeli warplanes continued to pound Hamas positions.

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Israel-Gaza conflict: smoke
Continued attacks of the Gaza Strip by Israeli forces include what appeared to be smoke bombs. The Israeli ground offensive into the territory began after dark, following a round of artillery fire that created a blanket of dust and smoke that obscured the troops’ advance.

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Israeli troops wait in a muddy field. Rains over the last few days have made it more difficult for Israel to carry out its airstrikes on Gaza Strip targets.

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In Sderot, the Israeli town that is a frequent target of cross-border rocket attacks by Palestinian militants, onlookers watch Israeli airstrikes on the Gaza Strip.

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Israeli forces bomb the northern Gaza Strip on the sixth day of its offensive on the Palestinian territory. The Islamic militant group Hamas fired dozens of rockets into Israel. In one incident, a rocket destroyed the top floor of an apartment building in Ashdod, terrifying residents.

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Rachel Mor, 25, left, and friend Sophie Mor comfort each other after a rocket fired by Palestinian militants landed on the building in which Rachel lives in Ashdod, Israel. No one was injured in the attack.

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The fighting between Israel and Hamas militants continues as the Israeli offensive on the Gaza Strip enters its sixth day. The bloodshed has killed at least 410 Palestinians and four Israelis.

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