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Israeli missiles destroy offices of AP and Al Jazeera in Gaza

Israeli missiles destroy offices of AP and Al Jazeera

Israeli missiles destroy offices of AP and Al Jazeera in Gaza.

A 12-story Gaza tower block housing the offices of the U.S.-based Associated Press and Qatar-based broadcaster Al Jazeera collapsed on Saturday due Israeli missiles, a Reuters witness said.

Israeli missiles destroy offices of AP and Al Jazeera

The building also contained a number of apartments and other offices.

According to a Reuters reporter, Israel had warned the owner of the building in advance of its missile strike.

Jerusalem Post further reported that the Israeli military did not immediately provide comment on the incident.

According to an AP journalist, who confirmed that Israeli missiles destroyed the building.

The AP staff remained in shock although remained safe.

Death toll of Palestinians due to Israeli missile attacks rise to 139 so far.

Israel continued air strikes on Gaza strip in Palestine.

Palestinian nationalist and Islamic resistance groups launched rockets at Tel Aviv and other cities on Saturday.

Death toll of Palestinians due to Israeli missile attacks rise to 139

Israeli forces and extremist Jews had attacked Palestinians in occupied Jerusalem (al-Quds), al Aqsa mosque and Sheikh al Jarrah neighbourhood.

They had violated the sanctity of the holy month of Ramazan, al Aqsa mosque and worshippers.

Palestinians began retaliating since then. However, Israeli regime had not repented. Instead, it chose to use disproportionate force against Palestinians.

Therefore, Palestinian resistance groups began retaliating with rockets firing.

Now, the Israeli missile attacks on Gaza go unabated with no sign yet of an end to their worst escalation since 2014.

GTV

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