Palestinians killed in Israeli raids into Gaza + Israeli Torture (vids; over 18 only)

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AlJazeeraEnglish

More than 20 Palestinians have died in the Gaza Strip as Israel unleashed military strikes and troops moved into the centre of the territory.

A journalist was also killed in the attacks.

It makes 16 April one of the deadliest days in Gaza for weeks.

But army leaders say the operations were routine and aimed against fighters suspected of launching rockets into southern Israel.

Al Jazeera’s Jacky Rowland reports from Jerusalem.

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Human rights group accuses Israel of torture

AlJazeeraEnglish

Al Jazeera’s Amani Soliman reports on the Israeli human rights group report that says it’s confirmed that Israel is resorting to “psychological torture” when interrogating Palestinian prisoners.

The group released its report after studying numerous cases over the past 12 months.