The latest strikes came after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu pushed back against US pressure to wind down the offensive against Gaza's Hamas rulers, who have fired thousands of rockets at Israel.
But in Jerusalem, Israeli police cracked down on stone-throwing protesters at the highly sensitive Al Aqsa mosque compound, two weeks after similar clashes sparked the conflict's worst escalation in years.
Israeli security agencies released a videotape detailing the way prisoners escaped at night from Gilboa Prison in the Bisan area - northern Israel.
In the poem addressing the children of Palestine, Afridi assures them that no matter how far we all are but our hearts beat for their agony and pain.
Since that decision in early 1981, residents of the Masafer Yatta region have weathered demolitions, property seizures, restrictions, disruptions of food and water supplies as well as the lingering threat of expulsion.
Palestinians fired several rockets into southern Israel from the Gaza Strip early on Thursday and Israeli aircraft hit militant targets in Gaza, part of an escalation that was eerily similar to the run-up to last year's Israel-Gaza war.
When I think of horses in Gaza the sad image which comes to mind is of a miserable, half starved creature, his ribs prominent and ears down,
It was the latest episode of violence during weeks of Palestinian attacks in Israel, and Israeli military raids in the occupied West Bank that have left at least 18 Israelis and more than 30 Palestinians dead.
The Palestinian health ministry and Israel's border police both confirmed three deaths. The border police said the dead were "armed terrorists who were... killed during clashes with the security forces".