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Tuesday 30 May 2023 Dublin: 14°C

# palestinian territories

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Opinion: Jerusalem expulsions are a microcosm of Israel’s apartheid – justice requires action
Chairperson of the Ireland-Palestine Solidarity Campaign Fatin Al Tamimi says international governments cannot ignore Israeli settlements any longer.
# Conflict
A Dublin councillor has travelled to the West Bank to work as a human rights observer
Patrick Costello is keeping an ongoing blog of his experiences called, ‘Canal Bank To West Bank’.
# Human Rights
UN rights council launches probe into Israel's Gaza offensive
Meanwhile, rockets were discovered in a UN school close to 3,000 displaced Palestinians.
# Conflict
Ireland is providing €500k in humanitarian aid to Gaza
Ireland has provided €36 million in aid to the Palestinian people since 2005.
# Retaliation
Israel: Hamas will pay. Hamas: Start a war and you'll open the gates of hell
The Middle-East is on high alert after the three missing Israeli teenagers were found dead in the West Bank.
# pope on tour
Pope Francis made an unexpected stop at the Western Wall to pray and leave a note
The Pope’s note was different to that left by Pope John Paul II over a decade ago.
# Diplomatic Relations
Eamon Gilmore begins visit to the Middle East
The Tánaiste will meet Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu during his four day visit.