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Israeli strike kills Hamas official

GAZA: An Israeli airstrike has killed the commander of Hamas's military wing.

Ahmed Jabari is the most senior official killed since an Israeli invasion of Gaza four years ago. Witnesses said he was in Gaza City when his car exploded.

Israel had said it was considering assassinating Hamas officials following rocket fire from Gaza.

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