Israel launches airstrikes at Gaza for first time since ceasefire after 'Hamas fire arson balloons'

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Published on 16 Jun 2021, 1:32
Huge explosions have rocked Gaza as Israeli aircraft launched new strikes against Hamas, ending a brief ceasefire.

Airstrikes were carried out for the first time since the truce ended the 11-day bombing blitz that killed more than 220 people.

Israel's military said the explosions were a response to the launching of incendiary balloons that caused fires in fields in the south of the country.

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