In Pics: What happened across the world on Aug 9

Subscribe to Oneindia News

Bangalore, Aug 9: Israel resumed air strikes on Gaza on Friday killing five Palestinians in retaliation to a barrage of rockets fired by Hamas, as talks in Cairo for a durable truce collapsed after a 72-hour ceasefire ended.

Gaza-based militants fired first after the temporary truce expired at 8 am (local time), launching rockets towards Israel and marking the resumption of the devastating month-long conflict.

Meanwhile,Japanese city of Nagasaki on Saturday commemorated the 69th anniversary of the US atomic bombing of the city.

OneIndia News brings to you news from across the world in pictures.

Israel and Gaza resume cross border attacks

Smoke rises over Gaza City after an Israeli strike as Israel and Gaza militants resumed cross-border attacks.

Nagasaki commomerates 69th anniversary of US bombing

Doves fly over the Statue of Peace during a ceremony at Nagasaki Peace Park in Nagasaki, southern Japan to mark the 69th anniversary of the world's second atomic bomb attack.

US celebrates goal against Brazil

United States' Lindsey Horan celebrates her goal against Brazil during the second half of a U-20 FIFA women's World Cup soccer game.

High fly kick

Ghana's goalkeeper Victoria Agyei, left, fouls North Korea's Ri Kyong Hwa during the second half of a FIFA U-20 women's World Cup soccer game in Toronto.

Please Wait while comments are loading...