POST TIME: 14 November, 2019 00:00 00 AM
Israeli air strikes
‘22 Palestinians killed so far’
AFP, Gaza City

‘22 Palestinians killed so far’

Exchanges of fire triggered by Israel’s targeted killing of a top militant in Gaza raged for a second day yesterday and showed little sign of easing, with 22 Palestinians killed. Fresh rocket barrages were fired at Israel, which responded with strikes on what it said were Islamic Jihad militant sites and rocket-launching squads in the Gaza Strip. Air raid sirens wailed and fireballs exploded as air defence missiles intercepted rockets, sending Israelis rushing to bomb shelters. In Gaza, residents surveyed damage and mourned the dead outside a mortuary and at funerals.