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Israel Strikes Gaza Target in Response to Rocket Fire

Fires are seen following an Israeli airstrike in Gaza city, on July 16.

Fires are seen following an Israeli airstrike in Gaza city, on July 16.

Photographer: Mahmud Hams/AFP/Getty Images

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Jerusalem (AP) -- The Israeli military attacked what it said was a Hamas military site in the Gaza Strip early Saturday in response to a pair of rocket attacks overnight. The exchange that took place hours after U.S. President Joe Biden concluded a visit to Israel and the Palestinian territories.