Hamas says Israeli air strikes in Gaza kill 6 of its men

July 7, 2014 3:34 PM

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Hamas says Israeli air strikes in Gaza kill 6 of its men

GAZA (Reuters) - Israeli air strikes killed six Hamas militants in the Gaza Strip on Monday, the Islamist group said, in the deadliest attacks in a surge of violence exacerbated by the kidnapping and killing of three Israeli youths and a Palestinian teen.

Palestinian militants kept up their now-daily rocket launchings into Israel as pressure mounted from hardliners in Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's coalition for tougher action against Hamas, the dominant force in the Gaza Strip.

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