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Five things you need to know about Operation Protective Edge - Day 22 - July 29, 2014

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Fast Facts about Operation Protective Edge (Tzuk Eitan), which has now entered its 22nd day.

FACTS AND SOURCES

Israel has continued attacks in Gaza, destroying the strip’s only power plant (http://www.nytimes.com/2014/07/30/world/middleeast/gaza-israel-violence.html)
Hamas has rejected calls for a 24-hour truce by West Bank leaders (http://www.cnn.com/2014/07/29/world/meast/mideast-crisis/)
Israeli Prime Minister Bejamin Netanyahu has said the country “must be prepared for a prolonged campaign.” (http://www.latimes.com/world/middleeast/la-fg-gaza-israel-bombardment-20140729-story.html)
Over 100 have been killed in the last 24 hours (http://www.theguardian.com/world/live/2014/jul/29/israel-airstrikes-hamas-100-killed-gaza-live)
The death toll has now topped 1,050 (http://www.csmonitor.com/World/Middle-East/2014/0729/Eid-offers-no-respite-for-war-weary-Palestinians-in-Gaza)

IMAGE SOURCES

All images are public domain or are used under Creative Commons 3.0 license. Sources below.

Creative Commons license:
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OneArmedMan
http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Gaza_City.JPG

Trango
http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Khaled_Meshaal_01.jpg

Israel Defense Forces
https://www.flickr.com/photos/idfonline/14756485535/

Oxfam International
https://www.flickr.com/photos/oxfam/14528646970/

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