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Hamas: three top commanders dead in Israeli air strikes

Tel Aviv/Gaza City - Three top Hamas commanders are dead after the latest round of Israeli air strikes, the Islamist group controlling the Gaza Strip announces.

Mohammed Abu Shamala, Raed al-Atar and Mohammed Barhum were seen as key Hamas commanders in the south of the Gaza Strip.

They are believed to be the highest-ranking commanders dead since the most recent bout of fighting began.


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