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# gaza - Monday 4 August, 2014

Eight-year-old Palestinian girl killed six minutes into Israeli-declared ceasefire
# Operation Protective Edge
# Operation Protective Edge

Eight-year-old Palestinian girl killed six minutes into Israeli-declared ceasefire

Aug 4th 2014, 7:29 PM 22,903 Views 399 Comments

The strike came six minutes into a ceasefire and hit a refugee camp.

New Gaza conflict murals appear in Belfast
# Gaza
# Gaza

New Gaza conflict murals appear in Belfast

Aug 4th 2014, 4:56 PM 15,840 Views 64 Comments

A child was killed by an Israeli air strike today – just minutes into an Israeli-declared truce.

Gaza waits as another ceasefire is declared
# Cessation
# Cessation

Gaza waits as another ceasefire is declared

Aug 4th 2014, 7:52 AM 6,455 Views 156 Comments

Israel announced the seven-hour ceasefire in all areas except Rafah.

# gaza - Sunday 3 August, 2014

UN chief says today's strike on a UN school is "a criminal act"
# Protective Edge
# Protective Edge

UN chief says today's strike on a UN school is "a criminal act"

Aug 3rd 2014, 8:41 PM 26,904 Views 367 Comments

Israel says its operation is ‘changing gear’.

Israel announces death of missing soldier, while 12 die in air strikes on Gaza
# Hamas
# Hamas

Israel announces death of missing soldier, while 12 die in air strikes on Gaza

Aug 3rd 2014, 7:13 AM 10,374 Views 145 Comments

Nine of the victims were killed in the southern town of Rafah and three other in central Gaza, the sources said.

# gaza - Saturday 2 August, 2014

Snapshot: Gordon D'Arcy among those in attendance at Gaza protests in Dublin
# Support
From The42
# Support

Snapshot: Gordon D'Arcy among those in attendance at Gaza protests in Dublin

Aug 2nd 2014, 8:21 PM 44,118 Views 106 Comments

Ex-rugby player Trevor Hogan is also affiliated with the movement.

End in sight? Israel says it's safe to return to some parts of Gaza
# Operation Protective Edge
# Operation Protective Edge

End in sight? Israel says it's safe to return to some parts of Gaza

Aug 2nd 2014, 5:52 PM 9,637 Views 120 Comments

While in Ireland, thousands rallied to protest against the conflict.

Hamas denies knowledge of captured soldier as US votes to fund Israel's Iron Dome
# Gaza
# Gaza

Hamas denies knowledge of captured soldier as US votes to fund Israel's Iron Dome

Aug 2nd 2014, 11:07 AM 12,624 Views 200 Comments

A short lived truce collapsed yesterday with 107 Palestinians killed.

Israel has lost more soldiers during this Palestinian conflict than in the last ten years
# Gaza
# Gaza

Israel has lost more soldiers during this Palestinian conflict than in the last ten years

Aug 2nd 2014, 8:15 AM 8,684 Views 160 Comments

For the first time in years, the deaths of Israeli soldiers outweighs the death of civilians.

'Not sitting on the fence': How the government wants backbenchers to explain Ireland's UN abstention
# Gaza
# Gaza

'Not sitting on the fence': How the government wants backbenchers to explain Ireland's UN abstention

Aug 2nd 2014, 7:15 AM 5,697 Views 35 Comments

Charlie Flanagan issued advice to government TDs and Senators to deal with queries over Ireland’s controversial decision to abstain from a UN vote on Gaza.

# gaza - Friday 1 August, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Friday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Friday

Aug 1st 2014, 10:50 PM 14,492 Views 6 Comments

Everyone is talking about the discovery of a human leg in Dublin, Ebola evacuations, and injured robots.

Israeli soldier was 'dragged into a tunnel' by Gaza militants, says IDF
# Kidnapped
# Kidnapped

Israeli soldier was 'dragged into a tunnel' by Gaza militants, says IDF

Aug 1st 2014, 6:57 PM 18,700 Views 210 Comments

62 people have been killed on the southern Gaza Strip city of Rafah today after the collapse of a US and UN brokered ceasefire

Galway town leads the way on Israeli boycott
# Kinvara
# Kinvara

Galway town leads the way on Israeli boycott

Aug 1st 2014, 1:30 PM 20,544 Views 278 Comments

The action by Kinvara follows calls by Trócaire for a ban on goods from settlements in the West Bank.

Gaza truce in tatters as 27 are killed by intensive Israeli shelling
# Israel Gaza Conflict
# Israel Gaza Conflict

Gaza truce in tatters as 27 are killed by intensive Israeli shelling

Aug 1st 2014, 11:38 AM 16,336 Views 385 Comments

Israel claim that eight rockets and mortars have been fired across the border by Hamas.

Opinion: 'When bombing gets close my family come to me... they think I can protect them'
# Gaza
# Gaza

Opinion: 'When bombing gets close my family come to me... they think I can protect them'

Aug 1st 2014, 8:00 AM 22 Views 37 Comments

As conflict continues in the Gaza strip, a human rights worker describes the terror of living through the bombardment.

# gaza - Thursday 31 July, 2014

"We must take action"... Senators call for Ireland to strengthen stance on Gaza
# Recall Debate
# Recall Debate

"We must take action"... Senators call for Ireland to strengthen stance on Gaza

Jul 31st 2014, 6:34 PM 23,685 Views 253 Comments

Senators hit out at Minister Charlie Flanagan over Ireland’s UN vote abstention this afternoon, as politicians came back from their summer breaks to address the spiraling crisis.

This Sinn Féin councillor said the UN should shell Israel, to bring Netanyahu "to heel"
# John Hearne
# John Hearne

This Sinn Féin councillor said the UN should shell Israel, to bring Netanyahu "to heel"

Jul 31st 2014, 4:47 PM 21,166 Views 344 Comments

“You have to get them to the table. The English were never coming to the table until Canary Wharf happened.”

Book of condolence for Gaza victims to be opened tomorrow in Dublin
# Sympathy
# Sympathy

Book of condolence for Gaza victims to be opened tomorrow in Dublin

Jul 31st 2014, 1:39 PM 6,272 Views 85 Comments

Lord Mayor Christy Burke repeated his call for negotiations to end the violence.

Opinion: Neither nation can survive without freedom and independence for the Palestinians
# Peace Building
# Peace Building

Opinion: Neither nation can survive without freedom and independence for the Palestinians

Jul 31st 2014, 1:00 PM 44 Views 58 Comments

Israeli peace activist Nurit Peled-Elhanan calls on the international community to help end settlement expansion and bring peace to the region.

'Miracle' Gaza baby born to dead mother is said to have died
# Gaza
# Gaza

'Miracle' Gaza baby born to dead mother is said to have died

Jul 31st 2014, 7:58 AM 13,446 Views 81 Comments

The hospital has not confirmed the baby’s death,

Seanad called on to have 'meaningful' impact with its Gaza debate today
# Conflict
# Conflict

Seanad called on to have 'meaningful' impact with its Gaza debate today

Jul 31st 2014, 7:25 AM 3,372 Views 27 Comments

The senators will also debate the crisis in Ukraine – although some members of the Seanad are on holidays.

Medical workers in scrubs to protest at ‘die-in’ Gaza protest in Dublin
# Demonstration
# Demonstration

Medical workers in scrubs to protest at ‘die-in’ Gaza protest in Dublin

Jul 31st 2014, 7:00 AM 8,336 Views 19 Comments

The medical workers want the Irish Government to condemn attacks on medical workers, hospitals and ambulances in Gaza.

Have you seen the mural about the Gaza conflict painted on the Falls Road?
# Belfast
# Belfast

Have you seen the mural about the Gaza conflict painted on the Falls Road?

Jul 31st 2014, 6:15 AM 17,964 Views 47 Comments

The artwork calls for the “immediate expulsion of all Israeli diplomats from Éire”.

# gaza - Wednesday 30 July, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Wednesday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Wednesday

Jul 30th 2014, 11:37 PM 19,665 Views 1 Comment

Everyone’s talking about the body found in Co Meath, Gaza strikes, and the bulging Moon.

UNRWA spokesperson breaks down during TV interview on Palestinians' rights
# Gaza
# Gaza

UNRWA spokesperson breaks down during TV interview on Palestinians' rights

Jul 30th 2014, 11:01 PM 31,548 Views 153 Comments

Chris Gunness was overcome as he spoke about conditions for Palestinians in Gaza.

Strike on Gaza market during 'partial ceasefire' kills 17
# Mayhem
# Mayhem

Strike on Gaza market during 'partial ceasefire' kills 17

Jul 30th 2014, 8:08 PM 8,063 Views 185 Comments

Hamas earlier denounced the four-hour lull announced by Israel as a publicity stunt, saying it had “no value”.

Israel announces limited 'humanitarian' ceasefire
# Ceasefire
# Ceasefire

Israel announces limited 'humanitarian' ceasefire

Jul 30th 2014, 3:28 PM 7,397 Views 268 Comments

IDF says the temporary cessation of violence “does not apply to areas where IDF soldiers are operating”.

In pics: Israeli plane drops leaflets warning Gaza civilians
# Warning From Above
# Warning From Above

In pics: Israeli plane drops leaflets warning Gaza civilians

Jul 30th 2014, 12:44 PM 17,411 Views 202 Comments

The leaflets urged civilians to stay away from Hamas militants and to report any rocket launches.

'A right pain in the bum': Most senators are coming back tomorrow... but some are on holidays
# Total Recall
# Total Recall

'A right pain in the bum': Most senators are coming back tomorrow... but some are on holidays

Jul 30th 2014, 12:35 PM 14,047 Views 69 Comments

We contacted all members of the Seanad to find out if they’ll be coming back for debates on Gaza and Ukraine tomorrow.

Early morning shelling kills 16 at UN school shelter in Gaza
# Operation Protective Edge
# Operation Protective Edge

Early morning shelling kills 16 at UN school shelter in Gaza

Jul 30th 2014, 7:24 AM 10,187 Views 240 Comments

People displaced by war were living at the school.

# gaza - Tuesday 29 July, 2014

"Over 100" Palestinians killed as Israel ramps up attacks on Gaza
# Bombardment
# Bombardment

"Over 100" Palestinians killed as Israel ramps up attacks on Gaza

Jul 29th 2014, 7:40 PM 10,489 Views 180 Comments

Around 60 airstrikes have been carried out by Israeli forces today. The US says Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has asked for fresh help brokering a ceasefire.

NZ paper uses photo of Jackass star Ryan Dunn in place of dead Israeli soldier
# Mistaken Identity
# Mistaken Identity

NZ paper uses photo of Jackass star Ryan Dunn in place of dead Israeli soldier

Jul 29th 2014, 7:20 PM 24,833 Views 46 Comments

The paper apologised after they took the wrong photo from the soldier’s Facebook.

"You must listen": Gaza teen tweets sound of bombs exploding
# Gaza
# Gaza

"You must listen": Gaza teen tweets sound of bombs exploding

Jul 29th 2014, 5:51 PM 16,949 Views 107 Comments

“I’m 16yrs old and have witnessed 3 wars, as I see, this is the hardest one.”

English cricketer banned from wearing pro-Gaza wristbands during match
# Gaza
From The42
# Gaza

English cricketer banned from wearing pro-Gaza wristbands during match

Jul 29th 2014, 11:21 AM 3,021 Views 2 Comments

Moeen Ali wore “Save Gaza” and “Free Palestine” wristbands during England’s Test against India yesterday.