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    Gaza children caught in the crossfire

    Al Jazeera English

    by Al Jazeera English

    Civilians particularly children have borne the brunt of the latest flare up in violence between Hamas and Israel.

    Families urge for children to be spared but with both sides refusing to back down, the prospects of a ceasefire seem unlikely.

    In three days of fighting 18 Palestinians have been killed and dozens injured, while two Israelis have been wounded.

    Al Jazeera's Nicole Johnston reports from Gaza.