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The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Rages On

Scenes from both sides of the border.

July 11, 2014, 9:27 a.m.

While Hamas has fired hun­dreds of rock­ets in­to Is­rael, Is­raeli re­tali­at­ory strikes in Ga­za have led to a re­por­ted death toll of more than 100 there. Chances of a peace­ful res­ol­u­tion are drop­ping with every vol­ley of ex­plo­sions. 

Palestinian men inspect the site of an Israeli military strike in Gaza City on July 08, 2014 . The Israeli air force launched dozens of raids on the Gaza Strip overnight after massive rocket fire from the enclave pounded southern Israel, leaving 17 people injured, sources said.  AFP/Getty Images
SDEROT, ISRAEL - JULY 09: (ISRAEL OUT) An Ultra Orthodox Jewish man watches smoke plume rise over Gaza following an Israel Air Force bombing on July 9, 2014 near Sderot, Israel. Due to recent escalation in the region, the Israeli army started new deployments at the border with the Gaza Strip. In the past 3 weeks more than 130 rockets where reportedly fired from Gaza into Israel.  Getty Images
KHAN YUNIS, GAZA - JULY 10: Funearl of 8 who lost their lives as a result of the Israeli airstrike at Khan Yunis of Gaza held in Khan Yunis, Gaza Strip, July 10, 2014.  Getty Images
Israeli fire fighters extinguish vehicles destroyed by a rocket fired from the Gaza Strip that hit a gas station in the city of Ashdod in southern Israel on July 11,2014. A rocket fired from Gaza hit a petrol station in southern Israel, causing a huge explosion and injuring three people, the army and medics said.   AFP/Getty Images
A picture taken in Gaza City on July 9, 2014 shows the trail of missile from the Israeli Irone Dome defence system, as it intercepts and destroys a rocket launched from the Gaza strip into Israel. Israeli warplanes pounded Gaza today, killing at least 24 people in a major new confrontation with Palestinian militants, as Hamas flexed its firepower and sent thousands running for shelters across the country.  AFP/Getty Images
NITZAN, ISRAEL - JULY 11: Children read while sitting in a street shelter, in anticipation of Code Red sirens alerting of incoming rockets, on July 11, 2014 in Nitzan, Israel. The Israeli army are into the fourth day of deployments at the border with the Gaza Strip in operation 'Protective Edge'. More than 90 fatalities have been reported in Gaza since the recent escalation of violence in the region, with none reported in Israel. Getty Images
Israeli fire fighters extinguish destroyed vehicles after a rocket fired from the Gaza Strip that hit a gas station in the city of Ashdod in southern Israel on July 11,2014. A rocket fired from Gaza hit a petrol station in southern Israel, causing a huge explosion and injuring three people, the army and medics said.   AFP/Getty Images
A Palestinian man reacts following an Israeli air strike in Gaza City on July 11, 2014. Israeli warplanes kept up deadly raids on Gaza but failed to stop Palestinian militants firing rockets across the border, as the United States offered to help negotiate a truce  AFP/Getty Images
SDEROT, ISRAEL - JULY 10: Israeli tanks seen moving along the border with Gaza on July 10, 2014 on Israel's border with the Gaza Strip. Due to recent escalation in the region, the Israeli army started new deployments at the border with the Gaza Strip. It's the third day in operation "Protective Edge". Getty Images
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