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In pictures: Gaza offensive

Medics treat wounded Palestinian teenager

An Israeli air strike killed a teenage Palestinian boy in Jabaliya in the northern Gaza Strip. Medics treat another boy who was wounded in the strike.

Palestinian minivan destroyed in Israeli air strike.

Almost 50 Palestinians have been killed in the last six days of Israel's operation in northern Gaza. An air strike on Saturday killed a Hamas militant who was in this vehicle.

Palestinian man

A Palestinian man in Beit Lahiya mourns the death of a relative killed last week during the Israeli incursion.

Israeli armoured vehicles

Israeli tanks and soldiers are still in northern Gaza but these armoured vehicles crossed back into Israel on Saturday.

Palestinian militants

The Israeli operation has so far failed to prevent Palestinian militants from firing rockets into Israel. These militants hold a man suspected of collaborating with the Israelis.

Destroyed Palestinian home in Gaza Strip

This Palestinian house near Beit Hanoun was reportedly destroyed by a tank shell on Saturday.

Pope Benedict

Pope Benedict XVI said he was very worried about the situation in Gaza. On Sunday he called on all sides to work to stop the bloodshed and to immediately resume negotiations.

Palestinian women

Palestinian women gathered on Sunday to protest about the Israeli operation. One woman wears a hat in the shape of the Dome of the Rock in Jerusalem.

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