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Israeli strikes on Hamas top 1,200, kill 156

Mosque, homes targeted; U.N. says 28 children dead

Posted: July 13, 2014 at 3:27 a.m.

A plume of smoke rises from an Israeli airstrike in a densely populated area of Gaza City on Saturday. Officials promised to “raise the bar” until Hamas is deterred from continuing its rocket attacks.

A plume of smoke rises from an Israeli airstrike in a densely populated area of Gaza City on Saturday. Officials promised to “raise the bar” until Hamas is deterred from continuing its rocket attacks.

Israel on Saturday widened its range of Gaza bombing targets to civilian institutions with suspected Hamas ties and announced it would hit northern Gaza "with great force" to prevent rocket attacks on Israel.

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Part of the Al-Tawfeeq Mosque lies in rubble Saturday in Gaza after an attack by the Israeli military, which said the mosque ... (By: HATEM MOUSSA) (Credit: AP)

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