Scores dead as Israel storms southern Gaza's main city

By Bassam Massoud and Ibraheem Abu Mustafa
Updated December 6 2023 - 11:10am, first published 11:04am
Israel says it has surrounded southern Gaza's main city Khan Younis after a day of intense fighting. (EPA PHOTO)
Israel says it has surrounded southern Gaza's main city Khan Younis after a day of intense fighting. (EPA PHOTO)

Israeli forces have stormed southern Gaza's main city in what they called the most intense day of combat in five weeks of ground operations against Hamas militants, and hospitals struggled to cope with scores of Palestinian dead and wounded.

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