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Israel air strike kills 3 children in Gaza

Smoke rises following what witnesses said was an Israeli airstrike on a house, which took place after the end of a five-hour humanitarian cease-fire, in Gaza City July 17, 2014. (REUTERS/Saleh Salem)

GAZA CITY: An Israeli air strike in the heart of Gaza City killed three children Thursday, medics said, hours after a temporary humanitarian cease-fire ended.

The strike in the Sabra neighborhood of Gaza City killed "at least three children from the same family," emergency services spokesman Ashraf al-Qudra told AFP.

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