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Iran has embarked on a diplomatic offensive in the wake of its nuclear deal with world powers.
Israel launched strike following militant rocket launch from Gaza.
Airport taken in sudden advance after months of stalemate.
Attacks occur two days into U.N.-brokered ceasefire.
Israel fears kidnapped citizen to be used as bargaining chip.
Neighbor countries, humanitarian aid struggling to support exodus.
An 18-month-old boy was killed in the night-time attack on two homes in the village of Duma. Slogans in Hebrew, including the word "revenge", were found sprayed on a wall of one of the firebombed houses.
Jets hit six Kurdish targets in Iraq in heaviest assault yet.
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