Israel retaliates for deadly blast, rocket attacks
Israeli warplanes hit Hamas goals in Gaza early Thursday, hit back for rocket attacks on Israeli cities, as worry peaked over the first lethal bombing aims Israelis in Jerusalem in quite a few years.

A explosion Israel rapidly blamed on Palestinian militants ripped through a bus stop in Jerusalem on Wednesday, killing a woman, hurtful two dozen other people and increasing fears that a period of family member calm could be end as hopes for a negotiate peace fade.

Aggression has been on the rise, with the knife homicide this month of a Jewish settler family as they slept and the deaths of civilians in Gaza by Israeli beat Tuesday in reprisal for rocket fire from the Hamas-ruled strip.

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