Smoke and fire from the explosion of an Israeli strike rise over Gaza City, amid Israel's heaviest air and artillery assault in more than three weeks of Israel-Hamas fighting July 30, 2014. (AP Photo/Hatem Moussa)
GAZA CITY, Palestine: Seven members of the same family were killed when an Israeli tank shelling struck the southern city of Khan Younes, medics said.
According to emergency services spokesman Ashraf al-Qudra, the victims were all from the Abu Amer family.
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