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Amateur video captures scene of Gaza strike

Wednesday, Nov 14, 2012 - 01:07

Nov. 14 - Amateur video captures the immediate aftermath of an Israeli airstrike in the Gaza Strip that killed the military commander of the Islamist group Hamas. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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ROUGH CUT - NO REPORTER NARRATION STORY: Israel killed the military commander of the Islamist group Hamas in a missile strike on the Gaza Strip on Wednesday and launched air raids across the enclave, pushing the two sides to the brink of a new war. The attacks marked the biggest escalation between Israel and Gaza militants since a 2008-2009 conflict and came despite signs on Tuesday (November 13) that neighboring Egypt had managed to broker a truce in the enclave after a five day surge of violence. Hamas said Ahmed Al-Jaabari, who ran the organization's armed wing, Izz el-Deen Al-Qassam, died along with an unnamed associate when their car was blown apart by an Israeli missile. Palestinians said nine people were killed, including a seven-year-old girl.

Amateur video captures scene of Gaza strike

Wednesday, Nov 14, 2012 - 01:07

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