Smoke and fire rise above the skyline following an Israeli air strike on July 11 in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip. Israeli warplanes kept up deadly raids on Gaza Friday but failed to stop Palestinian militants firing rockets across the border.
An Israeli man surveys the damage caused to his parents' house after it was hit by a rocket in a community outside the central Gaza Strip on July 11. Israeli air strikes on Gaza killed four more Palestinians before dawn on Friday, raising the death toll from the four day offensive to at least 85, while a Palestinian rocket hit a fuel tanker at an Israeli petrol station causing a huge blaze.
A member of the Abu Lealla family retrieves items from his destroyed house following an Israeli airstrike in northern Gaza City on July 11.
Palestinians look at the remains of a missile which witnesses said was fired by an Israeli aircraft on a street in Deir El-Balah in the central Gaza Strip on July 11.
Palestinians surround the body of ten-year-old girl Nour al-Najdi, who hospital officials said was killed in an Israeli air strike, during her funeral at a mosque in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip on July 11.
Israeli explosives experts carry the remnants of a long-range rocket fired by Palestinians militants from Gaza after being shot down by Israel’s Iron Dome air defense system in Tel Aviv, Israel, on July 11. The rocket hit a synagogue.
Children read in a shelter in anticipation of Code Red sirens alerting of incoming rockets on July 11 in Nitzan, Israel.
A Palestinian man stands amid debris following an Israeli air strike in Gaza City on July 11.
An Israeli soldier sleeps on a truck carrying mobile artillery unit shells at a position on the Israel-Gaza border on July 11.
Israelis take cover as siren sounds during a rocket attack from Gaza by Palestinians militants on July 11 in Tel Aviv.
Israeli police explosive experts survey the scene at a petrol station after it was hit by a rocket in the southern city of Ashdod on July 11.
Smoke rises from buildings following an Israeli air strike as Palestinians search for victims under the rubble of a house in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip on July 11.
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