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Israeli assault on Gaza continues

Heavy fighting has continued in the Gaza Strip as the Israeli incursion deepens and Palestinian casualties mount.

International pressure for a ceasefire has included an EU delegation meeting Egypt's President Mubarak but so far these efforts have had little effect.

Paul Wood reports.


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