"Israeli ground troops have started to enter the Gaza Strip, Israeli military officials have confirmed, a week after the offensive against Hamas began.
An Israeli military spokeswoman said the intention was to "take control" of areas from which Palestinian militants have been firing rockets into Israel"
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Earlier today there were mass protests in Athens and demonstrations in Thessaloniki. See here for the news in Greek from Skai.gr
The video below shows the protests in Athens yesterday. There were also demos in Britain, France, Australia, Turkey, Holland, Israel and Spain.