Israeli tanks, troops roll into Gaza

Hamas tunnel-sneaking try last straw, Netanyahu says

Posted: July 18, 2014 at 3:56 a.m.

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip -- Thousands of Israeli soldiers invaded the Gaza Strip on Thursday, a military spokesman said, escalating a 10-day military operation to try to destroy Hamas' weapons arsenal, rocket-firing abilities and tunnels under the Palestinian territory's border with Israel.

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