August 1, 2014 -- Updated 0950 GMT (1750 HKT) Edited by Bryony Jones in London

Eight Palestinians killed and 15 others wounded by Israeli shelling in Rafah, Gaza, in "violation of the ceasefire," WAFA news agency reports.

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