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#Gaza

# gaza - Sunday 18 February, 2018

Two Palestinian teenagers killed by Israeli fire, medics say
# Fatalities
# Fatalities

Two Palestinian teenagers killed by Israeli fire, medics say

Feb 18th 2018, 12:00 PM 6,279 Views 43 Comments

Four soldiers were also wounded in an apparent bomb attack on the border.

# gaza - Saturday 13 January, 2018

Simon Coveney: 'Gaza is slightly smaller than County Louth but nearly 2 million people live in it'
# Column
# Column

Simon Coveney: 'Gaza is slightly smaller than County Louth but nearly 2 million people live in it'

Jan 13th 2018, 7:00 AM 15,023 Views 75 Comments

While in Gaza I saw the pressures on food, water and electricity, writes Tánaiste Simon Coveney.

# gaza - Friday 1 December, 2017

Ireland pledges an additional half a million euro to Gaza refugees
# UNRWA
# UNRWA

Ireland pledges an additional half a million euro to Gaza refugees

Dec 1st 2017, 10:30 PM 9,372 Views 86 Comments

The additional funding will be channelled through the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA).

# gaza - Sunday 27 August, 2017

British couple's message in a bottle reaches Gaza
# Romantic Holiday
# Romantic Holiday

British couple's message in a bottle reaches Gaza

Aug 27th 2017, 9:30 AM 17,380 Views 20 Comments

They had thrown the bottle into the sea during a romantic holiday on the Greek island two months earlier.

# gaza - Thursday 3 August, 2017

Young footballers from Gaza arrive in Cork for Mardyke Arena game
# Palestine
# Palestine

Young footballers from Gaza arrive in Cork for Mardyke Arena game

Aug 3rd 2017, 6:20 AM 9,603 Views 95 Comments

The Gaza football academy struggles due to a lack of facilities, equipment and safe places to play.

# gaza - Saturday 29 July, 2017

Warm welcome for children from Gaza ahead of football tour around Ireland
# Solidarity
# Solidarity

Warm welcome for children from Gaza ahead of football tour around Ireland

Jul 29th 2017, 10:43 AM 16,650 Views 116 Comments

The Gaza Kids to Ireland project aims to show solidarity with Gaza and raise awareness of the current climate in Palestine.

# gaza - Saturday 17 June, 2017

After 10 years of Hamas rule, Gaza deals with blackouts, poverty, and the constant threat of conflict
# The Strip
# The Strip

After 10 years of Hamas rule, Gaza deals with blackouts, poverty, and the constant threat of conflict

Jun 17th 2017, 8:45 AM 11,060 Views 62 Comments

The Islamist movement marked 10 years in power in Gaza on Thursday, 15 June.

# gaza - Monday 1 May, 2017

Hamas has significantly 'softened' its stance on Israel
# Qatar
# Qatar

Hamas has significantly 'softened' its stance on Israel

May 1st 2017, 9:49 PM 13,086 Views 78 Comments

The Palestinian organisation launched a new policy document today in which it steps back from calling for Israel’s ‘destruction’.

# gaza - Friday 23 December, 2016

Christmas in Gaza: 'Mortars and missiles fly overhead; from Gaza into Israel, from Israel into Gaza'
# Read Me
# Read Me

Christmas in Gaza: 'Mortars and missiles fly overhead; from Gaza into Israel, from Israel into Gaza'

Dec 23rd 2016, 8:00 AM 577 Views 145 Comments

Holiday cheer is tough to come by when you live in an open-air prison, writes Eoghan Rice.

# gaza - Thursday 22 September, 2016

Abbas: Those who speak of a two-state solution should recognise Palestine as a state
# West Bank
# West Bank

Abbas: Those who speak of a two-state solution should recognise Palestine as a state

Sep 22nd 2016, 8:50 PM 8,584 Views 93 Comments

Israeli and Palestinian leaders clahsed at the UN today.

# gaza - Saturday 6 August, 2016

Palestinians are outraged at a donkey sale planned by the Israeli army
# Israel
# Israel

Palestinians are outraged at a donkey sale planned by the Israeli army

Aug 6th 2016, 8:45 AM 25,250 Views 172 Comments

Palestinians say the army is trying to sell back the very animals it seized from them in the occupied West Bank’s Jordan Valley.

# gaza - Thursday 4 February, 2016

Two Israelis jailed for life for burning Palestinian teen alive
# Gaza
# Gaza

Two Israelis jailed for life for burning Palestinian teen alive

Feb 4th 2016, 12:07 PM 14,329 Views 122 Comments

16-year-old Mohammed Abu Khdeir was snatched from the street and killed in 2014.

# gaza - Thursday 12 November, 2015

EU says products made in Jewish settlements can no longer have 'Made in Israel' label
# Palestine
# Palestine

EU says products made in Jewish settlements can no longer have 'Made in Israel' label

Nov 12th 2015, 8:23 AM 15,951 Views 159 Comments

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the EU should be ashamed, comparing the move to Nazi-era pratices.

# gaza - Monday 19 October, 2015

Israel tensions rise after soldier shot at bus station
# Beersheba
# Beersheba

Israel tensions rise after soldier shot at bus station

Oct 19th 2015, 7:56 AM 6,730 Views 97 Comments

Police said a man, thought to be Palestinian, entered the bus station armed with a pistol and knife, killing the soldier and wounding 10 other people.

# gaza - Friday 9 October, 2015

Israel kills six Palestinians as Hamas leader declares new war
# Third Intifada
# Third Intifada

Israel kills six Palestinians as Hamas leader declares new war

Oct 9th 2015, 11:58 PM 21,602 Views 177 Comments

The deaths come after several Israelis were stabbed earlier this week.

# gaza - Thursday 6 August, 2015

West Bank: Man rams car into pedestrians before being shot by Israeli troops
# Three Wounded
# Three Wounded

West Bank: Man rams car into pedestrians before being shot by Israeli troops

Aug 6th 2015, 4:39 PM 11,345 Views 156 Comments

Elsewhere, four members of the same family have been killed in Gaza after a bomb from last summer’s war exploded.

# gaza - Wednesday 8 July, 2015

"An onslaught, not a conflict": One year on, Dr Mads Gilbert on operating under siege in Gaza
# Night In Gaza
# Night In Gaza

"An onslaught, not a conflict": One year on, Dr Mads Gilbert on operating under siege in Gaza

Jul 8th 2015, 8:20 PM 11,323 Views 47 Comments

“I don’t want to be muted. I want to speak up…”

Our silence over Gaza is taken as complicity
# Opinion
# Opinion

Our silence over Gaza is taken as complicity

Jul 8th 2015, 4:30 PM 105 Views 226 Comments

The Israeli bombardment of Gaza that started a year ago today – on 8th July – killed 2,200 Palestinians, including 556 children.

# gaza - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

'I want to learn how to swim like a fish': Gaza children take photos of their life inside the city
# Palestine
# Palestine

'I want to learn how to swim like a fish': Gaza children take photos of their life inside the city

Jul 7th 2015, 5:08 PM 18,630 Views 88 Comments

Children from refugee camps were given cameras to document their day.

# gaza - Monday 4 May, 2015

Israeli soldiers' testimony: 'The instructions were clear in Gaza - shoot anyone you see'
# BREAKING THE SILENCE
# BREAKING THE SILENCE

Israeli soldiers' testimony: 'The instructions were clear in Gaza - shoot anyone you see'

May 4th 2015, 10:19 PM 20,301 Views 90 Comments

A group has published dozens of testimonies from Israeli soldiers who fought in Gaza, but the military is sceptical of the report.

# gaza - Monday 13 April, 2015

"Empty words": Despite promises of help, 100,000 are still homeless in Gaza
# Reconstruction
# Reconstruction

"Empty words": Despite promises of help, 100,000 are still homeless in Gaza

Apr 13th 2015, 6:18 AM 4,894 Views 24 Comments

A new report by 46 agencies lays bare the current situation.

# gaza - Saturday 21 March, 2015

A conversation with Robert Fisk
# Legend
# Legend

A conversation with Robert Fisk

Mar 21st 2015, 10:30 AM 24,652 Views 73 Comments

The world-renowned war correspondent was in Ireland this week. He spoke to TheJournal.ie about matters Irish and international, and why Vladimir Putin is his dream interviewee.

# gaza - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

You'll be seeing billboards and bus ads about the State of Palestine from today
# Dublin
# Dublin

You'll be seeing billboards and bus ads about the State of Palestine from today

Feb 25th 2015, 10:26 AM 8,798 Views 74 Comments

TDs from four main parties have supported the action.

# gaza - Thursday 22 January, 2015

Israel has punished Palestine by freezing bank accounts, leaving people penniless
# Frozen
# Frozen

Israel has punished Palestine by freezing bank accounts, leaving people penniless

Jan 22nd 2015, 7:00 AM 9,124 Views 72 Comments

Palestine applied to join the International Criminal Court, angering Israel.

# gaza - Thursday 15 January, 2015

'The Gaza blockade is radicalising young men'
# Gaza
# Gaza

'The Gaza blockade is radicalising young men'

Jan 15th 2015, 6:15 AM 5,049 Views 55 Comments

Trocaire says that rebuilding after Operation Protective Edge has not begun.

# gaza - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

Palestinian gets 3 life terms for murder of Israeli teenagers
# 50 Day War
# 50 Day War

Palestinian gets 3 life terms for murder of Israeli teenagers

Jan 6th 2015, 10:10 PM 10,037 Views 88 Comments

Their deaths sparked a 50-day conflict in Gaza, in which more than 2,000 people were killed.

# gaza - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

Israel warns of 'retaliatory steps' as Palestine signs up to International Criminal Court
# War Crimes
# War Crimes

Israel warns of 'retaliatory steps' as Palestine signs up to International Criminal Court

Dec 31st 2014, 8:25 PM 13,955 Views 47 Comments

Benjamin Netanyahu called Israel’s soldiers “the most moral army in the world”.

Palestinian resolution on Israel withdrawal rejected by UN Security Council
# Peace Deal
# Peace Deal

Palestinian resolution on Israel withdrawal rejected by UN Security Council

Dec 31st 2014, 7:05 AM 4,257 Views 41 Comments

France and Luxembourg supported the Palestinians.

# gaza - Sunday 28 December, 2014

The 33 photographs that took our breath away this year
# Pics Of The Year
# Pics Of The Year

The 33 photographs that took our breath away this year

Dec 28th 2014, 9:00 PM 85,614 Views 29 Comments

From Leaving Certificate students to George Clooney, here are the most striking photographs from 2014.

# gaza - Thursday 18 December, 2014

RTÉ wrong to describe killing of four boys on Gaza beach as "murder"
# Loaded Term
# Loaded Term

RTÉ wrong to describe killing of four boys on Gaza beach as "murder"

Dec 18th 2014, 6:30 AM 16,195 Views 125 Comments

Someone complained to the BAI that use of the term was unfair.

# gaza - Monday 8 December, 2014

Ireland could soon be the latest country to recognise the State of Palestine
# Recognise
# Recognise

Ireland could soon be the latest country to recognise the State of Palestine

Dec 8th 2014, 3:23 PM 9,976 Views 74 Comments

Sinn Féin want the Government to change the State’s official position.

# gaza - Friday 5 December, 2014

Today's top stories in 6 seconds
# News Wrap
# News Wrap

Today's top stories in 6 seconds

Dec 5th 2014, 1:02 PM 6,389 Views 0 Comments

Don’t have time to mull over the news? Here’s everything you need to know.

Israel won't let Gerry Adams into Gaza
# Palestine
# Palestine

Israel won't let Gerry Adams into Gaza

Dec 5th 2014, 11:44 AM 18,145 Views 211 Comments

The Sinn Féin president was denied access by Israeli authorities.

# gaza - Thursday 6 November, 2014

No prosecution for Israel over flotilla raid despite 'reasonable belief of war crimes'
# Mavi Marmara
# Mavi Marmara

No prosecution for Israel over flotilla raid despite 'reasonable belief of war crimes'

Nov 6th 2014, 6:20 PM 9,825 Views 85 Comments

Israeli commandos stormed the ship in 2010, killing ten people.

# gaza - Wednesday 5 November, 2014

Amnesty accused of being a "propaganda tool for Hamas" by Israel
# War Crimes
# War Crimes

Amnesty accused of being a "propaganda tool for Hamas" by Israel

Nov 5th 2014, 5:33 PM 10,881 Views 121 Comments

The group says Israel showed a “shocking disregard for Gaza civilians”.

Hit and run rampage in Jerusalem leaves two dead in religious violence
# Holy Land
# Holy Land

Hit and run rampage in Jerusalem leaves two dead in religious violence

Nov 5th 2014, 2:01 PM 5,207 Views 48 Comments

A Palestinian man driving the van was shot dead by police.

# gaza - Sunday 2 November, 2014

Football can provide an escape for kids growing up in parts of the world ravaged by war and poverty
# Initiative
From The42
# Initiative

Football can provide an escape for kids growing up in parts of the world ravaged by war and poverty

Nov 2nd 2014, 10:00 AM 7,047 Views 10 Comments

Former Irish football manager Brian Kerr is hoping Irish people get behind the Gaza Kids to Ireland project

# gaza - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

Malala Yousafzai donates $50,000 prize money to help rebuild 65 schools in Gaza
# Inspiration
# Inspiration

Malala Yousafzai donates $50,000 prize money to help rebuild 65 schools in Gaza

Oct 29th 2014, 10:43 PM 10,224 Views 43 Comments

The 17-year-old won the Nobel Peace Prize this month.

7-year olds in Gaza have suffered three wars and yet they're still trying to play football
# Initiative
From The42
# Initiative

7-year olds in Gaza have suffered three wars and yet they're still trying to play football

Oct 29th 2014, 3:10 PM 6,642 Views 34 Comments

Brian Kerr and Trevor Hogan have launched a new initiative to bring children from Gaza to Ireland to play football.

# gaza - Tuesday 28 October, 2014

Amid tensions in Jerusalem, Israel announces 1,000 new settler homes in the city
# Disputed Territory
# Disputed Territory

Amid tensions in Jerusalem, Israel announces 1,000 new settler homes in the city

Oct 28th 2014, 2:09 PM 6,833 Views 164 Comments

Ireland has joined the US and others in condemning the move.