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Israeli Raids Kill 15 in Gaza Israeli troops stormed into the Rafah Palestinian refugee camp, in the Gaza Strip near the border with Egypt. Israeli commanders say the operation is aimed at rooting out militants and destroying tunnels they say are used to smuggle arms from Egypt. At least 15 Palestinians have been killed in the operation so far. Hear NPR's Michele Norris and Chris McGreal of The Guardian.