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  • 1. PowerPoint Show by Andrew The Fighting Continues
  • 2. More than three weeks have passed since Israel launched its current offensive against Gaza, after a series of cross- border kidnappings and killings. In that time, Reuters reports that more than 1,400 Palestinians have been killed, nearly 7,000 wounded, the majority of them civilians. In Israel, 56 soldiers and 3 civilians have also lost their lives, another 400 wounded. The New York Times reports that Israel has struck 3,577 targets, while 2,753 rockets have been launched from Gaza into Israel.
  • 3. Smoke and fire from the explosion of an Israeli strike rise over Gaza City on July 29, 2014.
  • 4. A spherical shockwave surrounds the muzzle of an Israeli artillery piece as it fires a 155mm shell.
  • 5. Palestinians carry the dead body of a man following an Israeli air strike.
  • 6. Light streaks and smoke trails are seen as rockets are launched from Gaza towards Israel on July 23, 2014.
  • 7. An Israeli woman is taken on a stretcher to the hospital after a rocket launched from the Gaza Strip hit an apartment in the coastal city of Ashkelon.
  • 8. Fliers are dropped over Gaza City by the Israeli army urging residents to evacuate their homes on July 30, 2014.
  • 9. One of several Israeli shells is captured mid-flight, just before it strikes a target in the northern Gaza Strip.
  • 10. Injured Palestinians lay on the ground following an Israeli Strike.
  • 11. Palestinians gather around the rubble of a building where at least 20 members of the Al Najar extended family were killed.
  • 12. Israeli army officers talk with journalists at the entrance of a tunnel said to be used by Palestinian militants for cross-border attacks.
  • 13. An Israeli army officer gives explanations to journalists during a tour in a tunnel said to be used by Palestinian militants for cross-border attacks.
  • 14. Palestinians lay on the ground following an Israeli Strike in Shijaiyah neighborhood, eastern Gaza City, on July 30, 2014.
  • 15. Israeli soldiers, family, and friends mourn over the grave of Sergeant Sagi Erez, an infantry soldier training to be a squad commander.
  • 16. An Israeli soldier speaks on his mobile phone as he sits on a tank outside the Gaza Strip on July 25, 2014.
  • 17. Israeli forces' flares light up the night sky of Gaza City on July 29, 2014.
  • 18. An explosion during an Israeli strike in the northern Gaza Strip.
  • 19. A Palestinian inspects the damage to his family apartment caused by a fallen minaret of the Al-Sousi mosque, that was destroyed in an Israel strike.
  • 20. Widespread destruction in the Shejaia neighborhood, which witnesses said was heavily hit by Israeli shelling.
  • 21. Palestinians try to dig a body out of the rubble of a destroyed house hit by an Israeli strike .
  • 22. An Israeli Apache helicopter fires flares above Israel near the border with the northern Gaza Strip.
  • 23. Two-year-old Palestinian girl Naama Abu al-Foul sleeps after undergoing treatment at Gaza City's Al-Shifa hospital following Israeli bombing.
  • 24. Israeli soldiers carry their comrade on a stretcher after he was wounded in a Palestinian mortar strike.
  • 25. Palestinians walk past a fire following an Israeli air strike.
  • 26. Smoke rises after an Israeli strike hit the offices of the Hamas Al-Aqsa satellite TV station in Gaza City.
  • 27. A man carries the body of Palestinian girl, who medics said was killed in an Israeli air strike that destroyed her family's house.
  • 28. An Israeli soldier attends the funeral of a fellow Israeli soldier who died after succumbing to wounds he sustained last week while fighting in Gaza.
  • 29. An Israeli soldier attends the funeral of a fellow Israeli soldier who died after succumbing to wounds he sustained last week while fighting in Gaza.