Three Palestinians killed in 2 Israeli air strikes

Three Palestinians are killed in two Israeli air strikes in the Gaza Strip, raising the toll in eight days of violence to 197 deaths, medics said.

One strike killed two men in a car in southern Rafah, and a second in central Johr al-Deeq killed one man, emergency services spokesman Ashraf al-Qudra said.

Israeli media reports that one of the men killed in Rafah attack was a terrorist.

– AFP, Times of Israel staff