Gaza death toll soars to 280 (9)

IOL 2014.07.18 23:33
By SAPA REUTERS Israeli soldiers stand on top of their tanks and armoured personnel carriers (APCs) across from the northern Gaza Strip. REUTERS/ Baz Ratner Gaza City, Palestinian - Thirty-nine Gazans were killed on Friday as Israel pressed a major ground offensive in the coastal enclave, raising the overall Palestinian death toll since July 8 to 280, medics said. An Israeli soldier was also killed as troops began an offensive on the Gaza
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