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Live blog update| Israel's war on Gaza

Morning update

Good morning Middle East Eye readers,

Here are the latest updates:

  • An Israeli strike hit a car carrying UN observers near south Lebanon border, security sources told Reuters
  • The Israeli military struck the Deir al-Balah, Nuseirat and Maghazi refugee camps in central Gaza, destroying residential buildings. It also targeted northern Gaza with massive aerial attacks
  • A 13-year-old Palestinian child was shot and killed and two youths were wounded during a dawn raid in the occupied West Bank city of Jenin, according to  the Palestinian Wafa news agency
  • The US said it welcomes the nomination of a new Palestinian Authority cabinet
  • Defence Minister Yoav Gallant said that Israel will expand its offensive on the northern border and increase attacks on Hezbollah
  • The Israeli army said that it has killed the deputy commander of Hezbollah's rocket and missile unit, Ali Abdel-Hassan Naim, in an air strike near the southern city of Tyre.