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Medics: Israeli war jets strike on Gaza-Egypt border area, two killed

Two Palestinians were killed and five were wounded Thursday in a pre-dawn Israeli air strike on the border between the southern Gaza Strip and Egypt, medical sources and witnesses said. The casualties occurred when Israeli war jets struck an underground smuggling tunnel with air-to-ground missiles, the Health Ministry in Gaza said in an emailed press statement.

First shipment of Turkish humanitarian aid reaches Gaza

Turkey's first shipment of humanitarian aid bound for the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip reached its destination on Monday, officials said.