Israel ignores appeals and keeps Gaza under pressure

(AGI/AFP) Jerusalem, July 14 - Israel kept Gaza under pressureon Sunday night with continuous air raids and artilleryshelling of Hamas positions, despite diplomatic efforts to stopthe killing. On the seventh day of the offensive, the casualtytoll is now 172 dead and over 1,230 injured. The air raids onMonday morning targeted three training facilities run by theEzzedin al-Qassam Brigades, the military wing of Hamas, but noone was killed. The targets included several buildings in GazaCity, Deir el-Balah, in the southern region of the Gaza Strip,and the coastal town of Jabaliya. . .

(AGI/AFP) Jerusalem, July 14 - Israel kept Gaza under pressureon Sunday night with continuous air raids and artilleryshelling of Hamas positions, despite diplomatic efforts to stopthe killing. On the seventh day of the offensive, the casualtytoll is now 172 dead and over 1,230 injured. The air raids onMonday morning targeted three training facilities run by theEzzedin al-Qassam Brigades, the military wing of Hamas, but noone was killed. The targets included several buildings in GazaCity, Deir el-Balah, in the southern region of the Gaza Strip,and the coastal town of Jabaliya. . .