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Airstrike kills Hamas military chief's wife, son

Posted: August 21, 2014 at 4:33 a.m.

Smoke, dust and debris rise Wednesday after an Israeli strike hit Gaza City in the northern Gaza Strip.

Smoke, dust and debris rise Wednesday after an Israeli strike hit Gaza City in the northern Gaza Strip.

Hamas' shadowy military chief escaped an apparent Israeli assassination attempt that killed his wife and infant son, the militant group said Wednesday as Israel's prime minister warned that the bombardment of Gaza will continue until rocket fire out of the Palestinian territory stops.

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