• News Feeds
Page last updated at 08:38 GMT, Friday, 2 April 2010 09:38 UK

Gaza hit by Israeli airstrikes


Israel has launched its biggest set of air strikes on Gaza since the end of the Israeli assault in January 2009.

According to Palestinian sources, there were 13 strikes including four near the town of Khan Younis.

Gaza resident Mukhmaimar Abu-Sada describes the attacks and Israeli Foreign Ministry spokesman Shachar Arieli explains Israel's decision to carry out the airstrikes.


Story Tools


Sign in

BBC navigation

Copyright © 2018 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.

Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific