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Netanyahu: 'We need to be prepared for a prolonged campaign'

Speaking at a news conference in Tel Aviv, Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu warned of a "prolonged" Israeli campaign in Gaza.

Fighting between Israel and Hamas has claimed more than 1,030 Palestinian lives, most of them civilian, since 8 July, when Israel launched an offensive against Hamas in Gaza after a surge in rocket fire.

Israel's military death toll rose to 48 with Monday's deaths. Three civilians have also died.

  • 28 Jul 2014
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