(CNN) -- An Israeli soldier was killed while operating in Gaza during a ground operation Thursday night, Israel Defense Forces announced. "The soldier's family has been notified," the IDF spokesman's office said on Twitter. More than 200 Palestinians have died since Israeli airstrikes on Gaza began last week. That number includes women and children.
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