[an error occurred while processing this directive]
BBC News
watch One-Minute World News
Last Updated: Wednesday, 16 May 2007, 14:27 GMT 15:27 UK
In pictures: Gaza clashes

Funeral of Fatah gunman killed in violence, Deir El Balah refugee camp

A resurgence of factional violence between Fatah and Hamas gunmen has left dozens dead since Sunday.

Injured Palestinian taken for treatment at Deir El Balah refugee camp

Scores more have been injured in the fighting - the worst between the two sides for months.

Fatah gunman, Gaza City

Three ceasefires declared by the groups have broken down in as many days, with no end to the feuding in sight.

Fatah gunmen, Deir El Balah refugee camp

The violence stems from a long-term power struggle between Hamas and Fatah, despite the recent formation of a unity government.

Fatah security officer inside home of Fatah security chief Rashid Abu Shbak

In one of the deadliest incidents, at least five people were killed when the home of Fatah security chief Rashid Abu Shbak was ambushed, reportedly by Hamas gunmen.

Shops shut in Gaza

Shops have shut and schools have closed in Gaza City, as many Palestinians are staying at home, too afraid to venture out.






FEATURES, VIEWS, ANALYSIS
Has China's housing bubble burst?
How the world's oldest clove tree defied an empire
Why Royal Ballet principal Sergei Polunin quit

PRODUCTS & SERVICES

Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific