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Gaza war rages on, Hamas says Israel tried to kill its military chief

Smoke rises following what witnesses said was an Israeli air strike in Gaza August 20, 2014.  REUTERS/Ahmed Zakot

Smoke rises following what witnesses said was an Israeli air strike in Gaza August 20, 2014. REUTERS/Ahmed Zakot

Smoke rises following what witnesses said was an Israeli air strike in Gaza August 20, 2014. REUTERS/Ahmed Zakot
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A smoke trail is seen as a rocket is launched from the Gaza Strip towards Israel August 20, 2014.  REUTERS/Baz Ratner

A smoke trail is seen as a rocket is launched from the Gaza Strip towards Israel August 20, 2014. REUTERS/Baz Ratner

A smoke trail is seen as a rocket is launched from the Gaza Strip towards Israel August 20, 2014. REUTERS/Baz Ratner
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Smoke rises following what witnesses said was an Israeli air strike in Gaza August 20, 2014.  REUTERS/Baz Ratner

Smoke rises following what witnesses said was an Israeli air strike in Gaza August 20, 2014. REUTERS/Baz Ratner

Smoke rises following what witnesses said was an Israeli air strike in Gaza August 20, 2014. REUTERS/Baz Ratner
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Palestinians march during the funeral of the wife of Hamas's military leader, Mohammed Deif, his infant son Ali and other Palestinians whom medics said were killed in Israeli air strikes, in the northern Gaza Strip August 20, 2014.
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Palestinians march during the funeral of the wife of Hamas's military leader, Mohammed Deif, his infant son Ali and other Palestinians whom medics said were killed in Israeli air strikes, in the northern Gaza Strip August 20, 2014. REUTERS/Mohammed...more

Palestinians march during the funeral of the wife of Hamas's military leader, Mohammed Deif, his infant son Ali and other Palestinians whom medics said were killed in Israeli air strikes, in the northern Gaza Strip August 20, 2014. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem
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Palestinians take part in the funeral of the wife of Hamas's military leader, Mohammed Deif, his infant son Ali and other Palestinians whom medics said were killed in Israeli air strikes, in the northern Gaza Strip August 20, 2014. 
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Palestinians take part in the funeral of the wife of Hamas's military leader, Mohammed Deif, his infant son Ali and other Palestinians whom medics said were killed in Israeli air strikes, in the northern Gaza Strip August 20, 2014. REUTERS/Mohammed...more

Palestinians take part in the funeral of the wife of Hamas's military leader, Mohammed Deif, his infant son Ali and other Palestinians whom medics said were killed in Israeli air strikes, in the northern Gaza Strip August 20, 2014. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem
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Palestinians gather around the rubble of a house, which witnesses said was destroyed in an Israeli air strike, in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip August 20, 2014.   REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

Palestinians gather around the rubble of a house, which witnesses said was destroyed in an Israeli air strike, in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip August 20, 2014. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

Palestinians gather around the rubble of a house, which witnesses said was destroyed in an Israeli air strike, in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip August 20, 2014. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa
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An Israeli soldier sits atop an armoured personnel carrier (APC) near the border with the Gaza Strip August 20, 2014. REUTERS/Baz Ratner

An Israeli soldier sits atop an armoured personnel carrier (APC) near the border with the Gaza Strip August 20, 2014. REUTERS/Baz Ratner

An Israeli soldier sits atop an armoured personnel carrier (APC) near the border with the Gaza Strip August 20, 2014. REUTERS/Baz Ratner
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Israeli soldiers unload their weapons near the border with the Gaza Strip August 20, 2014.  REUTERS/Baz Ratner

Israeli soldiers unload their weapons near the border with the Gaza Strip August 20, 2014. REUTERS/Baz Ratner

Israeli soldiers unload their weapons near the border with the Gaza Strip August 20, 2014. REUTERS/Baz Ratner
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People gather as a Palestinian man reacts next to the rubble of his house, which witnesses said was destroyed in an Israeli air strike, in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip August 20, 2014.  REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

People gather as a Palestinian man reacts next to the rubble of his house, which witnesses said was destroyed in an Israeli air strike, in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip August 20, 2014. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

People gather as a Palestinian man reacts next to the rubble of his house, which witnesses said was destroyed in an Israeli air strike, in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip August 20, 2014. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa
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Palestinians try to put out a fire from the rubble of a house, which witnesses said was destroyed in an Israeli air strike, in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip August 20, 2014.   REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

Palestinians try to put out a fire from the rubble of a house, which witnesses said was destroyed in an Israeli air strike, in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip August 20, 2014. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa

Palestinians try to put out a fire from the rubble of a house, which witnesses said was destroyed in an Israeli air strike, in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip August 20, 2014. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa
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An Israeli soldier directs a tank near the border with the Gaza Strip August 20, 2014. REUTERS/Baz Ratner

An Israeli soldier directs a tank near the border with the Gaza Strip August 20, 2014. REUTERS/Baz Ratner

An Israeli soldier directs a tank near the border with the Gaza Strip August 20, 2014. REUTERS/Baz Ratner
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A Palestinian sits next to buses that witnesses said were destroyed during an Israeli airstrike in Gaza City August 20, 2014. REUTERS/Suhaib Salem

A Palestinian sits next to buses that witnesses said were destroyed during an Israeli airstrike in Gaza City August 20, 2014. REUTERS/Suhaib Salem

A Palestinian sits next to buses that witnesses said were destroyed during an Israeli airstrike in Gaza City August 20, 2014. REUTERS/Suhaib Salem
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A Palestinian looks out of his house that witnesses said was damaged during an Israeli airstrike in Gaza City August 20, 2014. REUTERS/Suhaib Salem

A Palestinian looks out of his house that witnesses said was damaged during an Israeli airstrike in Gaza City August 20, 2014. REUTERS/Suhaib Salem

A Palestinian looks out of his house that witnesses said was damaged during an Israeli airstrike in Gaza City August 20, 2014. REUTERS/Suhaib Salem
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A Palestinian woman looks out of her house that witnesses said was damaged during an Israeli airstrike in Gaza City August 20, 2014.  REUTERS/Suhaib Salem

A Palestinian woman looks out of her house that witnesses said was damaged during an Israeli airstrike in Gaza City August 20, 2014. REUTERS/Suhaib Salem

A Palestinian woman looks out of her house that witnesses said was damaged during an Israeli airstrike in Gaza City August 20, 2014. REUTERS/Suhaib Salem
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Palestinians sit in front of a bus that witnesses said was destroyed during an Israeli airstrike in Gaza City August 20, 2014. REUTERS/Suhaib Salem

Palestinians sit in front of a bus that witnesses said was destroyed during an Israeli airstrike in Gaza City August 20, 2014. REUTERS/Suhaib Salem

Palestinians sit in front of a bus that witnesses said was destroyed during an Israeli airstrike in Gaza City August 20, 2014. REUTERS/Suhaib Salem
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