Last updated: 9 July, 2014

Israel air strike kills six in southern Gaza

An Israeli air strike on the southern Gaza Strip killed six people on Thursday, medics said, as an operation against militants in the territory entered its third day.

The strike hit a coffee shop in the city of Khan Yunis, emergency services spokesman Ashraf al-Qudra told AFP, saying six men were killed and at least 15 other people wounded.