Israel continued on Friday to bombard Gaza Strip with airstrikes and artillery shells, so the latest fatalities reached 113, the official death toll indicated, including at least 31 children.

Iran PressMiddle East: More than 580 others have been wounded.

There have also been more violent confrontations between Jewish Israelis and Palestinian citizens of Israel in several cities inside Israel.

At least six Israelis and one Indian national have also been killed. The Israeli army said hundreds of rockets had been fired from Gaza towards various locations in Israel, and they have added reinforcements near the enclave’s eastern lands.

In another potential escalation, at least three rockets were fired from southern Lebanon towards Israel.


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