Editor's note: The Monitor has taken this photo gallery down after discovering that one of the photos predated the tea-party movement and that we could not verify the source of the other photos it contained.
At least 100 people were killed Tuesday. The lone power plant also took a substantial hit.
ByKarin Laub and Peter Enav, Associated Press
Israel escalated its military campaign against Hamas on Tuesday, striking symbols of the militant group's control in Gaza and firing tank shells that Palestinian officials said shut down the strip's only power plant in the heaviest bombardment in the war so far.