With no ceasefire in sight after more than three weeks of fighting, Israel’s security cabinet convened to discuss a revamped Egyptian proposal for a truce.
However, it was unclear whether any decision was imminent that could halt a 23-day conflict in which nearly 1,400 people, mostly civilians, have died.
The market attack came after the Israeli military had declared a four-hour ceasefire in some areas of Gaza for humanitarian reasons, from 3pm (1pm UK).
He made his statement after representatives of the agency visited the scene and examined fragments, craters and other damage.
Blood splattered floors and mattresses were seen inside classrooms at the Jabalya Girls Elementary School. read more