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

'The Gaza blockade is radicalising young men'

Jan 15th 2015, 6:15 AM 5,057 Views 55 Comments

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

Israel claims it was hit by mortar fired from Gaza
# Gaza
# Gaza

Israel claims it was hit by mortar fired from Gaza

Sep 16th 2014, 7:49 PM 6,138 Views 81 Comments

The attack is the first since a 26 August ceasefire.

"I'm sorry to disappoint you." - Israeli ambassador tells David Norris he's going nowhere
# Here To Stay
# Here To Stay

"I'm sorry to disappoint you." - Israeli ambassador tells David Norris he's going nowhere

Sep 3rd 2014, 7:23 PM 27,102 Views 167 Comments

Boaz Modai defended Israel’s actions to TDs today.

Opinion: Israel’s use of force in Gaza reflects an entrenched but unsustainable colonial logic
# Gaza
# Gaza

Opinion: Israel’s use of force in Gaza reflects an entrenched but unsustainable colonial logic

Aug 18th 2014, 8:00 PM 98 Views 160 Comments

International lawyers are in agreement that Israel’s military actions went far beyond the pale of legality during Operation Protective Edge.

Amnesty accuses Israeli army of "deliberate attacks" on Gaza health workers
# Allegations
# Allegations

Amnesty accuses Israeli army of "deliberate attacks" on Gaza health workers

Aug 7th 2014, 7:57 AM 6,224 Views 222 Comments

The organisation says that it has received “harrowing descriptions” of the “utterly impossible situation”.

Fragile Gaza ceasefire enters second day
# Operation Protective Edge
# Operation Protective Edge

Fragile Gaza ceasefire enters second day

Aug 6th 2014, 7:39 AM 5,114 Views 110 Comments

Talks are due to take place in Cairo today aimed at securing a permanent ceasefire.

Amnesty to USA: Stop sending jet fuel to Israeli military
# Operation Protective Edge
# Operation Protective Edge

Amnesty to USA: Stop sending jet fuel to Israeli military

Aug 5th 2014, 9:43 AM 12,156 Views 144 Comments

The last US jet fuel delivery arrived in Israel on 14 July.

72-hour ceasefire in Gaza begins - moments after attacks from both sides
# Israel
# Israel

72-hour ceasefire in Gaza begins - moments after attacks from both sides

Aug 5th 2014, 7:26 AM 6,302 Views 90 Comments

Just before it began, Hamas militants fired rockets at central Israel, while the Israeli air force staged five raids.

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 22,935 Views 403 Comments

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

Gaza waits as another ceasefire is declared
# Cessation
# Cessation

Gaza waits as another ceasefire is declared

Aug 4th 2014, 7:52 AM 6,467 Views 156 Comments

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

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 26,921 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 10,391 Views 145 Comments

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

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 9,656 Views 120 Comments

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

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 16,363 Views 385 Comments

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

'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 13,469 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 3,391 Views 27 Comments

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

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 10,205 Views 240 Comments

People displaced by war were living at the school.

Is this what the inside of a Hamas tunnel looks like?
# Operation Protective Edge
# Operation Protective Edge

Is this what the inside of a Hamas tunnel looks like?

Jul 29th 2014, 11:01 AM 15,155 Views 140 Comments

New footage from the Israel Defence Forces shows a tunnel that was blown up.

This is the Hamas Prime Minister's office after an Israeli air strike
# Operation Protective Edge
# Operation Protective Edge

This is the Hamas Prime Minister's office after an Israeli air strike

Jul 29th 2014, 7:36 AM 7,949 Views 24 Comments

Also hit was a Hamas-run television and radio station.

Five Israeli soldiers, 26 Palestinians killed in latest Gaza violence
# Gaza
# Gaza

Five Israeli soldiers, 26 Palestinians killed in latest Gaza violence

Jul 29th 2014, 7:24 AM 4,949 Views 85 Comments

UN Secretary General Ban Ki Moon has said that the violence must stop “in the name of humanity”.

This is the Jon Snow video on Gaza that everyone's talking about
# Operation Protective Edge
# Operation Protective Edge

This is the Jon Snow video on Gaza that everyone's talking about

Jul 28th 2014, 3:03 PM 42,979 Views 185 Comments

An emotional recounting of what he saw.

World pushes for Israel-Palestine ceasefire as seven more killed in Gaza
# Talks
# Talks

World pushes for Israel-Palestine ceasefire as seven more killed in Gaza

Jul 22nd 2014, 7:36 AM 6,836 Views 196 Comments

John Kerry and Ban Ki-moon are in Cairo, but fighting continues.

Gaza death toll rises above 200, Israel suffers first casualty
# Operation Protective Edge
# Operation Protective Edge

Gaza death toll rises above 200, Israel suffers first casualty

Jul 16th 2014, 7:08 AM 5,635 Views 225 Comments

Six people were killed in overnight strikes, medics said.

Footage from Gaza: Israel uses 'knock on the roof' bomb warning before destroying home
# Protective Edge
# Protective Edge

Footage from Gaza: Israel uses 'knock on the roof' bomb warning before destroying home

Jul 14th 2014, 10:23 AM 27,035 Views 282 Comments

The technique has been condemned by Amnesty International.

Israeli air strikes kill 20 more people in Gaza
# Operation Protective Edge
# Operation Protective Edge

Israeli air strikes kill 20 more people in Gaza

Jul 10th 2014, 7:21 AM 5,712 Views 236 Comments

The deaths bring to 70 the number of Palestinians killed since Tuesday.