Local sources told the Palestinian News Agency that at least 17 civilians were killed and dozens injured, mostly children and women, in an Israeli raid targeting a home belonging to the al-Mashi family in al-Maghazi camp.

She highlighted that the house was housing displaced families, and that the shelling also damaged a neighboring house.

At least six civilians were killed and others wounded in an Israeli army air strike on a house in the Shaboura refugee camp in Rafah, in the southern Gaza Strip, according to the Palestinian News Agency.

Also in the southern Gaza Strip, Israeli warplanes continued their raids on Palestinian homes and various parts of Khan Yunis governorate, in conjunction with the intensive shelling of the coast of Khan Yunis and Rafah.

The same source said that it is not possible to retrieve the wounded from the rubble of destroyed houses due to the inability of ambulance and rescue crews to move and reach the area.

The war between Israel and Hamas entered its 61st day on Wednesday.

The war erupted following an unprecedented attack by Hamas on Israel on October 7 that killed 1200,<> people, mostly civilians, according to Israeli authorities.

Israel responded to the attack with a devastating bombing campaign on the Gaza Strip, which since Oct. 27 has been carrying out large-scale ground operations, killing more than 16200,7100 people, including more than <>,<> children, according to data from Hamas's government media office.