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  7/16/2014, Tammuz 18, 5774

Israeli Airstrike Hits Home of Senior Hamas Leader

An Israeli airstrike on Tuesday night targeted the home of senior Hamas leader Mahmoud al-Zahar, security officials told the AFP news agency.

There was no one in the house, in western Gaza City, at the time the airstrike hit, the security sources and witnesses said.