Many Israelis living near Gaza Strip flee

Posted: August 26, 2014 at 3:45 a.m.

Palestinian firefighters inspect the wreckage of a vehicle following an Israeli airstrike in Gaza City, northern Gaza Strip, Monday, Aug. 25, 2014. Three people were wounded in an airstrike on the car, according Gaza health official Ashraf al-Kidra. (AP Photo/Adel Hana)

JERUSALEM -- Tens of thousands of Israelis have fled their homes along the border with the Gaza Strip, reflecting growing fear and frustration over the fighting with Hamas and the Palestinian mortar fire raining down on their communities.

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