Phi Wire Hand Picked Politics - Live

  • Douglas Alexander | When it comes to the referendum, let’s remember “in unity isstrength”

    • source icon
    • 11:36
  • Mark Wallace | Kelly and Baldry decide to step down – why are MPs really leavingthe Commons?

    • source icon
    • 11:36
  • Political Scrapbook | Bye bye! The (often non-existent) excuses given by quitting Tory MPs

    • source icon
    • 11:01
  • LabourList | Miliband: I want my Cabinet to have 50% women

    • source icon
    • 10:44
  • After careful thought over summer recess & discussions with my family, I have de...

    • source icon
    • 10:35
  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

  • PoliticsHome | Only the latest five entries on the PhiWire are visible to non-subscribers

Story Tracker

Select Story:

Hamas chief killed in air strike

Hamas chief killed in air strike
The commander of the military wing of Islamist group Hamas and others have been killed in an Israeli air attack on Gaza, officials have confirmed.

Ahmed Said Khalil al-Jabari and another senior Hamas official died after their car was hit by a missile, as Israeli forces launch a widespread operation against militant groups across the Gaza Strip.

Witnesses have told the Associated Press that air strikes have hit several targets across Gaza City.

The authorities in Gaza have confirmed that 9 people have been killed as a result of the attacks, the BBC World Service reports that a child of 11 months was also killed in the bombing.

"The purpose of this operation was to severely impair the command and control chain of the Hamas leadership," the IDF said in a statement.

Green Box: Hamas chief killed in air strikeClick to open

+ Expand all - Collapse all

Recommended External Links

Full access for £22 a month...

PoliticsHome PRO Find out more