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Israel is at war with Hamas after the group launched a surprise attack from Gaza into Israel during the Jewish Sabbath and a major holiday.
In the attack, militants broke through the border fence, entered Israeli towns, and shot at civilians. At least 260 people were killed, including those attending an outdoor music festival. Over 100 civilians and soldiers were taken hostage and among them were children, elderly individuals, and American citizens, as reported by US and Israeli officials.