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# israel - Today’s News

Calls for facilitation of 'peaceful protest' as Dublin 'Rally for Palestine' is cancelled after garda advice
# Solidarity
# Solidarity

Calls for facilitation of 'peaceful protest' as Dublin 'Rally for Palestine' is cancelled after garda advice

Updated 4 hours ago 26,511 Views 49 Comments

The IPSC was planning to hold a “socially-distanced protest” at the Spire in Dublin.

Gaza violence: Death toll climbs to 83 Palestinians, including 17 children
# Palestine
# Palestine

Gaza violence: Death toll climbs to 83 Palestinians, including 17 children

Updated 5 hours ago 23,610 Views 92 Comments
  • Gaza’s Health Ministry said the death toll has climbed to 83 Palestinians, including 17 children and seven women
  • The latest round of fighting has already begun to resemble – and even exceed – a devastating 50-day war in 2014
  • United Nations and Egyptian officials have said that ceasefire efforts are underway
'Spats of hate': Israeli Ambassador and Alan Shatter criticise TDs during committee meeting
# Gaza
# Gaza

'Spats of hate': Israeli Ambassador and Alan Shatter criticise TDs during committee meeting

6 hours ago 26,547 Views 72 Comments

Ambassador Ophir Kariv labelled the contributions as “totally destructive”.

# israel - Yesterday’s News

Hamas launches fresh rocket attacks in retaliation after Israel levels another Gaza tower
# Escalation
# Escalation

Hamas launches fresh rocket attacks in retaliation after Israel levels another Gaza tower

22 hours ago 18,282 Views 66 Comments

Countries such as the US and France are urging calm as the conflict escalates.

Irish ambassador summoned to Israeli foreign ministry over Coveney comments
# Israel
# Israel

Irish ambassador summoned to Israeli foreign ministry over Coveney comments

Wed 5:07 PM 38,263 Views 85 Comments

Minister Coveney has strongly condemned Israel in recent days, stating that the killing of children in conflict is never acceptable.

14 children among the 56 dead as Palestine and Israel head towards 'full-scale war'
# Hamas
# Hamas

14 children among the 56 dead as Palestine and Israel head towards 'full-scale war'

Updated Wed 2:12 PM 38,104 Views 75 Comments

The bloodshed was triggered by weekend unrest at Jerusalem’s Al-Aqsa mosque compound.

# israel - Tuesday 11 May, 2021

Israeli air strike destroys 12-storey building in Gaza
# Israel
# Israel

Israeli air strike destroys 12-storey building in Gaza

Updated Tue 6:55 PM 58,917 Views 96 Comments

The attacks follow spiralling violence after unrest at a Jerusalem mosque.

# israel - Monday 10 May, 2021

Israeli police face off with Palestinians as Jerusalem violence continues
# Unrest
# Unrest

Israeli police face off with Palestinians as Jerusalem violence continues

Mon 7:29 AM 12,617 Views 15 Comments

Israeli nationalists plan to parade through the Old City today in an annual flag-waving display for Jerusalem Day.

# israel - Saturday 8 May, 2021

200 Palestinians hurt in mosque clashes with Israeli police – medics
# Jerusalem
# Jerusalem

200 Palestinians hurt in mosque clashes with Israeli police – medics

Sat 10:44 AM 10,629 Views 63 Comments

Tensions have soared in east Jerusalem in recent weeks.

# israel - Friday 7 May, 2021

Dozens hurt as Palestinians and Israeli police clash at Al-Aqsa Mosque
# Conflict
# Conflict

Dozens hurt as Palestinians and Israeli police clash at Al-Aqsa Mosque

Fri 9:35 PM 10,156 Views 14 Comments

The Palestinian Red Crescent emergency service said 53 people were wounded.

# israel - Thursday 6 May, 2021

Israel study shows two doses of Pfizer vaccine give 95.3% protection from the virus
# Good News
# Good News

Israel study shows two doses of Pfizer vaccine give 95.3% protection from the virus

May 6th 2021, 6:00 AM 18,961 Views 11 Comments

Over 70% of the population has received two doses of the vaccine.

# israel - Sunday 2 May, 2021

Opinion: Jerusalem expulsions are a microcosm of Israel’s apartheid – justice requires action
# Palestinian Territories
# Palestinian Territories

Opinion: Jerusalem expulsions are a microcosm of Israel’s apartheid – justice requires action

May 2nd 2021, 10:30 AM 22,026 Views 69 Comments

Chairperson of the Ireland-Palestine Solidarity Campaign Fatin Al Tamimi says international governments cannot ignore Israeli settlements any longer.

# israel - Saturday 1 May, 2021

Funerals for Israeli pilgrims who died in stampede resume after Sabbath pause
# Lag BaOmer Holiday
# Lag BaOmer Holiday

Funerals for Israeli pilgrims who died in stampede resume after Sabbath pause

May 1st 2021, 2:04 PM 9,642 Views 6 Comments

At least 45 people were killed in a stampede at a Jewish pilgrimage site on yesterday.

# israel - Friday 30 April, 2021

'A tragic night': At least 44 people killed in Israeli pilgrimage stampede
# Meron
# Meron

'A tragic night': At least 44 people killed in Israeli pilgrimage stampede

Updated Apr 30th 2021, 9:21 AM 58,875 Views 62 Comments
  • Pilgrimage was largest public gathering since the pandemic began
  • Rescue workers faced chaotic crowds while trying to evacuate those injured
  • Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu describes tragedy as a "heavy disaster"

# israel - Tuesday 27 April, 2021

Israel committing 'crime of apartheid' against Palestinians, NGO says
# Palestine
# Palestine

Israel committing 'crime of apartheid' against Palestinians, NGO says

Apr 27th 2021, 11:57 AM 13,629 Views 60 Comments

Human Rights Watch said Israel is “committing the crimes against humanity of apartheid and persecution” against Palestinians.

# israel - Sunday 18 April, 2021

Israelis no longer have to wear masks outdoors as Covid-19 cases plummet
# Israel
# Israel

Israelis no longer have to wear masks outdoors as Covid-19 cases plummet

Apr 18th 2021, 7:00 AM 39,652 Views 35 Comments

Masks will still be required indoors, however.

# israel - Monday 12 April, 2021

Israel believed to be behind cyberattack on Iranian nuclear plant
# Natanz
# Natanz

Israel believed to be behind cyberattack on Iranian nuclear plant

Apr 12th 2021, 8:36 AM 15,217 Views 20 Comments

Iran said yesterday that the site was hit by a terrorist act.

Travellers from three specific states are now permitted to leave mandatory hotel quarantine early
# Hotel To Home
# Hotel To Home

Travellers from three specific states are now permitted to leave mandatory hotel quarantine early

Apr 12th 2021, 7:33 AM 41,063 Views 22 Comments

The requirement to quarantine in a hotel for arrivals from Israel, Albania and St Lucia has been lifted.

# israel - Sunday 11 April, 2021

Two passengers who travelled from Israel to Ireland permitted to leave mandatory hotel quarantine
# High Court
# High Court

Two passengers who travelled from Israel to Ireland permitted to leave mandatory hotel quarantine

Apr 11th 2021, 5:08 PM 70,949 Views 0 Comments

Israel has been removed from countries on the mandatory hotel quarantine list.

# israel - Friday 9 April, 2021

Israelis question why they have to quarantine in hotels in Ireland despite being fully vaccinated
# Travel
# Travel

Israelis question why they have to quarantine in hotels in Ireland despite being fully vaccinated

Apr 9th 2021, 9:03 PM 56,400 Views 20 Comments

“If you don’t accept people into the country who are vaccinated, are Irish people the same? When they go travelling does it mean nothing outside of Ireland?”

# israel - Tuesday 6 April, 2021

Israel's president invites Netanyahu to form a government
# Israel
# Israel

Israel's president invites Netanyahu to form a government

Apr 6th 2021, 12:16 PM 10,834 Views 15 Comments

The current incumbent’s party won the most seats in an inconclusive election.

# israel - Monday 5 April, 2021

Corruption trial of Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu gets underway
# Jerusalem
# Jerusalem

Corruption trial of Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu gets underway

Apr 5th 2021, 8:45 AM 7,846 Views 0 Comments

Netanyahu denies wrongdoing in the case.

# israel - Sunday 28 March, 2021

Ryan Fraser’s second-half strike earns a point for Scotland in Israel
# Honours Even
From The42
# Honours Even

Ryan Fraser’s second-half strike earns a point for Scotland in Israel

Mar 28th 2021, 10:02 PM 2,181 Views 1 Comment

Fraser struck 11 minutes into the second half to earn Scotland a 1-1 draw in front of around 5,000 fans at the Bloomfield Stadium in Tel Aviv.

# israel - Wednesday 24 March, 2021

Netanyahu claims victory in Israeli election but majority still uncertain
# Israel
# Israel

Netanyahu claims victory in Israeli election but majority still uncertain

Mar 24th 2021, 7:06 AM 7,238 Views 6 Comments

Netanyahu described yesterday’s projected results as a “huge win for the right” and his Likud party.

# israel - Tuesday 16 March, 2021

Discovery of new Dead Sea Scroll fragments announced in Israel
# Discovery
# Discovery

Discovery of new Dead Sea Scroll fragments announced in Israel

Mar 16th 2021, 8:55 AM 24,989 Views 28 Comments

The discovery relates to a Jewish revolt against Rome nearly 1,900 years ago.

# israel - Sunday 14 March, 2021

Kosovo attracts criticism after opening embassy in Jerusalem
# Israel
# Israel

Kosovo attracts criticism after opening embassy in Jerusalem

Mar 14th 2021, 2:20 PM 13,802 Views 21 Comments

The status of Jerusalem is one of the biggest flashpoints in the long-running Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

# israel - Sunday 7 March, 2021

Israel reopens restaurants, bars with 40% of country fully vaccinated
# State Jabs
# State Jabs

Israel reopens restaurants, bars with 40% of country fully vaccinated

Mar 7th 2021, 12:01 PM 31,665 Views 67 Comments

Nearly five million people have received one dose.

# israel - Sunday 21 February, 2021

Israel starts reopening economy after two-month lockdown
# Vaccination Drive
# Vaccination Drive

Israel starts reopening economy after two-month lockdown

Feb 21st 2021, 9:30 AM 25,279 Views 70 Comments

The country’s vaccination drive and third nationwide lockdown have started to bring down infections.

# israel - Friday 19 February, 2021

Israeli study shows Pfizer vaccine is 85% effective after first dose
# Israel
# Israel

Israeli study shows Pfizer vaccine is 85% effective after first dose

Feb 19th 2021, 8:02 AM 23,872 Views 30 Comments

The study also observed efficacy in asymptomatic patients.

# israel - Monday 15 February, 2021

Israeli study indicates Pfizer vaccine is 94% effective
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Israeli study indicates Pfizer vaccine is 94% effective

Feb 15th 2021, 9:32 AM 25,176 Views 34 Comments

Some 600,000 people took part in the study.

# israel - Monday 8 February, 2021

Israel's Netanyahu denies corruption charges as trial resumes
# Israel
# Israel

Israel's Netanyahu denies corruption charges as trial resumes

Feb 8th 2021, 11:23 AM 5,721 Views 3 Comments

The combative 71-year-old PM, who has previously blasted the charges as “fabricated and ludicrous”, spent just 20 minutes inside the courtroom today.

# israel - Sunday 7 February, 2021

‘Very low’ Israeli defender to leave Celtic and return home
# Unhappy
From The42
# Unhappy

‘Very low’ Israeli defender to leave Celtic and return home

Feb 7th 2021, 3:31 PM 8,316 Views 1 Comment

Neil Lennon confirmed Hatem Elhamed is close to joining former club Hapoel Be’er Sheva.

Israel begins easing third lockdown after one-third of population receives first vaccine dose
# Restrictions
# Restrictions

Israel begins easing third lockdown after one-third of population receives first vaccine dose

Feb 7th 2021, 3:28 PM 19,091 Views 32 Comments

Despite the inoculations, Israel has been registering a daily average of 6,500 new Covid-19 cases.

# israel - Friday 5 February, 2021

Israel to begin easing strict lockdown this week after launching rapid vaccination campaign
# Israel
# Israel

Israel to begin easing strict lockdown this week after launching rapid vaccination campaign

Feb 5th 2021, 11:09 AM 14,749 Views 28 Comments

The country has inoculated more than a third of its population of 9.3 million in a matter of weeks.

# israel - Saturday 16 January, 2021

EU urges Israel to facilitate Palestinian vote
# Election
# Election

EU urges Israel to facilitate Palestinian vote

Jan 16th 2021, 6:59 PM 16,496 Views 82 Comments

Palestine intends to hold elections in May and July.

# israel - Saturday 5 December, 2020

Clashes erupt at funeral for Palestinian boy shot dead by Israeli forces
# Palestine
# Palestine

Clashes erupt at funeral for Palestinian boy shot dead by Israeli forces

Dec 5th 2020, 3:58 PM 14,805 Views 32 Comments

Ali Abu Alia, 13, died in gunfire in the West Bank.

# israel - Monday 30 November, 2020

Iran claims Israel used 'electronic device' to remotely kill military nuclear scientist
# Mohsen Fakhrizadeh
# Mohsen Fakhrizadeh

Iran claims Israel used 'electronic device' to remotely kill military nuclear scientist

Nov 30th 2020, 11:03 AM 12,688 Views 15 Comments

The comments came at the funeral for Mohsen Fakhrizadeh.

# israel - Saturday 28 November, 2020

UN calls for restraint as Iran accuses Israel of killing top nuclear scientist
# Mohsen Fakhrizadeh
# Mohsen Fakhrizadeh

UN calls for restraint as Iran accuses Israel of killing top nuclear scientist

Updated Nov 28th 2020, 6:52 PM 35,443 Views 64 Comments

Mohsen Fakhrizadeh died in a shootout on Friday.

# israel - Wednesday 18 November, 2020

Promotion opportunity squandered by Scotland with costly defeat in Israel
# Chance Wasted
From The42
# Chance Wasted

Promotion opportunity squandered by Scotland with costly defeat in Israel

Nov 18th 2020, 10:35 PM 4,013 Views 0 Comments

Steve Clarke’s side had come into November four points clear at the top of Nations League Group 2B.

# israel - Tuesday 17 November, 2020

Ireland condemns 'clearly illegal' Israeli settlements as Israel pushes on before Trump leaves office
# East Jerusalem
# East Jerusalem

Ireland condemns 'clearly illegal' Israeli settlements as Israel pushes on before Trump leaves office

Nov 17th 2020, 5:59 PM 25,470 Views 60 Comments

The Trump administration has broken with decades of bipartisan US practice by not opposing Jewish settlement activity in Israeli-annexed east Jerusalem.

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