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Thursday, November 15, 2012

Violence Between Israel And Gaza Escalates

Smoke rises following an Israeli attack on Gaza City on Thursday. (Adel Hana/AP)

Israel and Gaza exchanged missile fire again on Thursday, after an Israeli air strike killed the leader of Hamas’ military wing on Wednesday.

At least three people were killed by a Hamas missile in southern Israel and more than a dozen Palestinians have been killed.

Guests:

  • Jeffrey Heller, editor in charge, Reuters in Jerusalem. He tweets @jeffreyheller.
  • Edmund Sanders, Jerusalem Bureau Chief for the Los Angeles Times, reporting from Gaza.

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