The Israeli Air Force has carried out at least 435 attacks on Gaza, while Hamas and Islamic Jihad have fired 225 rockets at Israel.
Riots and Heartbreak in Jerusalem following the murder of three Israeli teenagers and one Arab, suspected as being a retaliatory attack.
The kidnap of three teenagers who went missing from a West Bank settlement almost two weeks ago has sparked a major crackdown by Israeli forces.
Betty Liu reports Thursday's top headlines.
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