Palestinians look at the remains of a missile which witnesses said was fired by an Israeli aircraft on a street in Deir El-Balah in the central Gaza Strip. Photograph: Ashraf Amrah/Reuters

Israeli air strikes in Gaza have hit a mosque and a centre for the disabled where two women were killed today, raising the death toll from the offensi(...)

Flares are seen above the northern Gaza Strip tonight. Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu said today Israel has attacked more than 1,000 targets during a four-day-old offensive against Gaza militants and that “there are still more to go”. Photograph: Amir Cohen/Reuters. 1:32

Israel’s prime minister has vowed to press forward with a broad military offensive in the Gaza Strip, insisting international pressure will not stop a(...)

Israeli soldiers stand on a Markova tank, set along the Israeli border with the Gaza Strip, today. A spokesman for the Israeli military said that about 20,000 reservists had been called up and that preparations for a possible ground operation were being completed. Photograph: Abir Sultan/EPA.

The death toll from Israel's aerial offensive in Gaza rose today, while rocket fire from the Palestinian coastal enclave reached new targets in Isr(...)

Palestinian relatives and friends of the Kawarea family carry one of seven bodies during their funeral at the Khan Yunis refugee camp in the southern Gaza Strip today. The father, an alleged member of militant Fatah movement and his six young sons were killed in an Israeli air strike that targeted their house. Photograph: EPA/MOHAMMED SABER 1:20

Israeli air strikes shook Gaza every few minutes today, and militants kept up rocket fire at Israel’s heartland in intensifying warfare that Palestini(...)

Smoke and flames are seen following what police said was an Israeli air strike in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip today. Israel has bombarded dozens of targets in  Gaza as it  steps up what it said might become a long-term offensive against  Hamas after a surge in Palestinian rocket attacks on Israeli towns. Photograph: Ibraheem Abu Mustafa/Reuters.

Israel bombarded the Gaza Strip today in strikes that Palestinian officials said killed at least 11 people, stepping up what threatens to become a lon(...)

Mohammed Abu Khudair, 16, is seen in this undated family handout picture. Photograph: Handout via Reuters

Israel’s prime minister phoned the father of a murdered Palestinian teenager today to promise that the attackers would be prosecuted, the government s(...)

Smoke and flames are seen following what witnesses said were Israeli air strikes in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip today. Photograph: Abed Rahim Khatib/Reuters.

Militants in the Gaza Strip barraged southern Israel with dozens of rockets as Israel moved closer to escalating its battle against them with stepped-(...)

Palestinian women hold flags as they chant slogans during the funeral of 16-year-old Mohammed Abu Khudair in Shuafat, an Arab suburb of Jerusalem. Photograph: Ammar Awad /Reuters

Initial autopsy findings from the body of an East Jerusalem youth who Palestinians believe was kidnapped and killed by far-right Jews showed that he w(...)

Palestinians not permitted by Israeli security forces to cross into Jerusalem from the West Bank due to an age limit, climb over a section of the controversial Israeli barrier as they try to make their way to attend the first Friday prayer of Ramadan in Jerusalem’s al-Aqsa mosque, in the village of Al-Ram, near Ramallah. Photograph: Mohamad Torokman/Reuters.

Thousands of Palestinian mourners carried the burned body of 17-year Mohammed Abu Khdeir through the streets of an East Jerusalem suburb today. By the(...)

Palestinian youths clash with Israeli Police near to the house of murdered Palestinian teenager Mohammed Abu Khdair, in Jerusalem. Photograph: Ilia Yefimovich/Getty Images

Israel beefed up its forces along its frontier with the Gaza Strip and launched air strikes against militant Hamas targets there today in response to (...)