Israel Kills Militant Infiltrators As Gaza Death Toll Nears 500
Jul. 21, 2014
(Undated) -- The battle between Israeli troops and Hamas militants grows more intense, as the United Nations Security Council calls for an immediate ceasefire in Gaza. Nearly 500 people have been killed in the past two weeks, including 18 Israeli soldiers and two civilians. Two Americans are among the Israeli soldiers killed this weekend. Sean Carmeli of South Padre Island, Texas and Max Steinberg of Los Angeles were killed early Sunday. Both had dual U.S.- Israeli citizenship.