The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Today

Hi84° Partly Sunny

Tonight

Lo61° Partly Cloudy

Wednesday

Hi81° Mostly Sunny

Wednesday Night

Lo58° Slight Chance T-storms then Partly Cloudy

Thursday

Hi74° Partly Sunny

Thursday Night

Lo54° Slight Chance Showers

Friday

Hi73° Chance Showers

Friday Night

Lo54° Slight Chance T-storms then Partly Cloudy

Saturday

Hi74° Mostly Sunny

Saturday Night

Lo55° Mostly Clear

Israeli aerial offensive against Gaza enters third day

Send to Kindle
Print This

JERUSALEM — Israel escalated its aerial assault in Gaza today hitting hundreds of Hamas targets, and the Palestinians said a family of eight was killed in a strike that destroyed their home. Israel’s missile defense system intercepted rockets fired by militants.

Military spokesman Lt. Col. Peter Lerner said Israel struck more than 320 Hamas targets overnight, focusing on underground tunnel networks and rocket launching sites. That brought the total number of targets hit to 750 in three days of the offensive. At least 75 Palestinians have been killed.

View my options or Sign in