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Israel carries out air strikes on Gaza after rocket fired from Palestinian enclave
# Palestine
# Palestine

Israel carries out air strikes on Gaza after rocket fired from Palestinian enclave

Updated Sun 9:14 AM 8,748 Views 9 Comments

There was no immediate claim for the attack, the first in a month according to the army.

# west-bank - Last week 27th November 2022 - 3rd December 2022

Israeli troops kill three Palestinians in West Bank clashes
# Palestine-Israel
# Palestine-Israel

Israeli troops kill three Palestinians in West Bank clashes

Nov 29th 2022, 10:32 AM 6,696 Views 44 Comments

Two brothers were killed by Israeli fire near Ramallah and another man was shot.

# west-bank - This year 2022

Palestinian doctor among two killed in Israeli West Bank raid
# West Bank
# West Bank

Palestinian doctor among two killed in Israeli West Bank raid

Oct 14th 2022, 10:18 PM 11,367 Views 30 Comments

Crowds of mourners gathered for the separate funerals of the two men.

Israel concedes IDF soldier likely killed journalist Shireen Abu Akleh
# West Bank
# West Bank

Israel concedes IDF soldier likely killed journalist Shireen Abu Akleh

Sep 6th 2022, 8:49 AM 11,084 Views 14 Comments

The Abu Akleh family said that Israel had ‘refused to take responsibility for the murder’.

Palestinian killed and 16 wounded in Israeli West Bank raid
# West Bank
# West Bank

Palestinian killed and 16 wounded in Israeli West Bank raid

Sep 6th 2022, 7:19 AM 4,412 Views 0 Comments

The Israeli army said it entered Jenin overnight ‘to demolish the residence’ of the perpetrator of a deadly shooting attack in Tel Aviv.

Three Palestinians killed and dozens wounded as Israel mounts West Bank raid
# West Bank
# West Bank

Three Palestinians killed and dozens wounded as Israel mounts West Bank raid

Updated Aug 9th 2022, 11:45 AM 14,348 Views 24 Comments

Israel agreed to a truce with Palestinian militants in Gaza at the weekend.

'We are incredulous': Family of Shireen Abu Akleh condemn result of US probe into her death
# Shireen Abu Akleh
# Shireen Abu Akleh

'We are incredulous': Family of Shireen Abu Akleh condemn result of US probe into her death

Updated Jul 4th 2022, 7:56 PM 22,633 Views 20 Comments

The US said the journalist was likely killed by Israeli gunfire, but said there was no reason to believe she was shot intentionally.

Independent probe points to Israeli gunfire in journalist Shireen Abu Akleh's death
# West Bank
# West Bank

Independent probe points to Israeli gunfire in journalist Shireen Abu Akleh's death

May 16th 2022, 9:01 AM 9,655 Views 25 Comments

Israel and the Palestinians are locked in a war of narratives that already has put Israel on the defensive.

Palestinians honour journalist killed in Israeli army raid after rejecting probe into her death
# Shireen Abu Akleh
# Shireen Abu Akleh

Palestinians honour journalist killed in Israeli army raid after rejecting probe into her death

May 12th 2022, 8:46 PM 9,926 Views 9 Comments

The Palestinian Authority has rejected holding a joint probe with Israel.

Book of condolences to be opened in Dublin for journalist shot dead in Israeli army raid
# Book Of Condolences
# Book Of Condolences

Book of condolences to be opened in Dublin for journalist shot dead in Israeli army raid

May 12th 2022, 2:35 PM 8,184 Views 5 Comments

Messages will be compiled and sent to the family of Shireen Abu Akleh.

UN demands probe into killing of Al Jazeera journalist during Israeli army raid in West Bank
# West Bank
# West Bank

UN demands probe into killing of Al Jazeera journalist during Israeli army raid in West Bank

May 11th 2022, 7:48 PM 34,584 Views 30 Comments

Al Jazeera said Shireen Abu Akleh, a prominent figure in the channel’s Arabic news service, was shot “deliberately” and “in cold blood” by Israeli troops.

Two Palestinians shot dead by Israelis in occupied West Bank
# Middle East
# Middle East

Two Palestinians shot dead by Israelis in occupied West Bank

May 9th 2022, 7:01 AM 6,061 Views 7 Comments

At least 18 Israelis have been killed in five attacks since March.

Palestinians lose two-decade court battle over land claimed for Israeli military training
# West Bank
# West Bank

Palestinians lose two-decade court battle over land claimed for Israeli military training

May 5th 2022, 7:27 PM 12,950 Views 44 Comments

An Israeli High Court decision has approved the eviction of roughly 1,000 Palestinian villagers to make way for a military training zone.

Arrests after Palestinian group claims killing of West Bank settler guard
# Jerusalem
# Jerusalem

Arrests after Palestinian group claims killing of West Bank settler guard

Apr 30th 2022, 6:48 PM 7,344 Views 16 Comments

There are raised fears of another armed conflict similar to an 11-day war last year between Israel and Hamas.

At least two killed in Tel Aviv attack
# West Bank
# West Bank

At least two killed in Tel Aviv attack

Apr 7th 2022, 9:28 PM 12,241 Views 14 Comments

There’s a surge of violence in Israel and the West Bank since late March.

Two Palestinians killed by Israel troops in separate incidents in West Bank
# West Bank
# West Bank

Two Palestinians killed by Israel troops in separate incidents in West Bank

Mar 15th 2022, 8:23 AM 9,839 Views 60 Comments

A 16-year-old died in an exchange of fire with troops carrying out an arrest raid outside the city of Nablus.

Former AG of Israel: With great sadness I conclude that my country is now an apartheid regime
# Apartheid
# Apartheid

Former AG of Israel: With great sadness I conclude that my country is now an apartheid regime

Updated Feb 10th 2022, 2:50 PM 78,416 Views 57 Comments

Michael Benyair, former Attorney General of Israel, agrees with Amnesty International.

# west-bank - Last year 2021

Israeli soldiers hunt Palestinian suspects after West Bank settler killing
# West Bank
# West Bank

Israeli soldiers hunt Palestinian suspects after West Bank settler killing

Dec 17th 2021, 4:04 PM 13,254 Views 18 Comments

The army, which said Palestinian “terrorists” carried out the attack, deployed three extra battalions as well as special forces.

Opinion: I could face 15 years in prison if stopped by Israeli border patrol on my way home to Cork

Opinion: I could face 15 years in prison if stopped by Israeli border patrol on my way home to Cork

Nov 4th 2021, 7:00 PM 40,933 Views 47 Comments

Cork woman Dr Susan Power, a human rights lawyer, asks Simon Coveney to advocate for six NGOs designated as terrorist organisations by Israel.

Twelve countries, including Ireland, call on Israel to reverse plan for 3,000 settler homes in West Bank
# Settlements
# Settlements

Twelve countries, including Ireland, call on Israel to reverse plan for 3,000 settler homes in West Bank

Updated Oct 28th 2021, 2:00 PM 22,558 Views 40 Comments

The homes will be built in the occupied West Bank despite the US president’s strongest criticism yet of the project.

US criticises Israeli settlements on Palestinian land
# West Bank
# West Bank

US criticises Israeli settlements on Palestinian land

Oct 26th 2021, 9:30 PM 19,129 Views 26 Comments

The criticism by President Joe Biden’s administration was some of the strongest in years on Israel.

Israeli gunfire kills Palestinian teenager during West Bank clashes
# Palestine
# Palestine

Israeli gunfire kills Palestinian teenager during West Bank clashes

Aug 24th 2021, 7:17 AM 6,971 Views 11 Comments

Imad Khaled Saleh Hashash died after sustaining a gunshot wound to the head.

Israel demolishes family home of Palestinian-American blamed for West Bank killing
# Demolition
# Demolition

Israel demolishes family home of Palestinian-American blamed for West Bank killing

Jul 9th 2021, 11:36 AM 15,498 Views 27 Comments

Muntasser Shalaby was arrested two days after the death of a student in a shooting that wounded two others.

15-year-old Palestinian shot dead in clashes with Israel army, medics say
# West Bank
# West Bank

15-year-old Palestinian shot dead in clashes with Israel army, medics say

Jun 11th 2021, 6:14 PM 8,147 Views 34 Comments

The health ministry said six others were wounded by live gunfire.

Three Palestinians killed in clash with Israeli special forces in the West Bank
# West Bank
# West Bank

Three Palestinians killed in clash with Israeli special forces in the West Bank

Jun 10th 2021, 8:28 AM 8,624 Views 26 Comments

The shooting followed an earlier shooting involving Israeli soldiers and one of the men, it has been claimed.

Family of 10 killed after Israeli airstrike hits refugee camp, medics say
# Gaza
# Gaza

Family of 10 killed after Israeli airstrike hits refugee camp, medics say

Updated May 15th 2021, 3:57 PM 28,824 Views 18 Comments

Israeli airstrikes have also destroyed a tower that hosted media groups Al Jazeera and the Associated Press.

# west-bank - All time

Coveney says Israel's destruction of Palestinian village a 'brutal and violent act'
# West Bank
# West Bank

Coveney says Israel's destruction of Palestinian village a 'brutal and violent act'

Nov 6th 2020, 1:44 PM 22,687 Views 47 Comments

Israel’s army demolished the homes of nearly 80 Palestinian Bedouins in the occupied West Bank on Tuesday.

Israeli army destroys Palestinian village in Jordan Valley
# West Bank
# West Bank

Israeli army destroys Palestinian village in Jordan Valley

Nov 4th 2020, 3:13 PM 56,133 Views 42 Comments

Nearly 80 people have been left homeless, according to officials.

Opinion: There really is no excuse for a new Government not to pass the Occupied Territories Bill
# Middle East
# Middle East

Opinion: There really is no excuse for a new Government not to pass the Occupied Territories Bill

Jun 8th 2020, 7:00 AM 21,932 Views 75 Comments

Duncan Casey argues that the Bill, which would prohibit the import of goods from the West Bank, should no longer be delayed.

Israel prime minister 'confident' Trump will support West Bank annexation
# Benjamin Netanyahu
# Benjamin Netanyahu

Israel prime minister 'confident' Trump will support West Bank annexation

Apr 26th 2020, 8:30 PM 27,056 Views 113 Comments

Israeli annexation of West Bank territory would be highly controversial.

Simon Coveney condemns Israeli deal to approve Trump's plan for annexation of parts of West Bank
# Occupied Territories
# Occupied Territories

Simon Coveney condemns Israeli deal to approve Trump's plan for annexation of parts of West Bank

Apr 23rd 2020, 1:11 PM 21,299 Views 113 Comments

The Minister for Foreign Affairs’ comments come as a new government is set to be formed in Israel.

Trump hosts rival Israeli leaders on the eve of unveiling 'historic' peace plan
# Middle East
# Middle East

Trump hosts rival Israeli leaders on the eve of unveiling 'historic' peace plan

Jan 28th 2020, 7:36 AM 10,576 Views 38 Comments

There is scepticism over the plan’s chances of success in the Middle East.

Intimidation and checks: My trip to Palestine brought back memories of Crossmaglen during the Troubles
# Opinion
# Opinion

Intimidation and checks: My trip to Palestine brought back memories of Crossmaglen during the Troubles

Dec 21st 2019, 7:15 AM 24,324 Views 78 Comments

Oisín McConville writes about his recent trip to Gaza and the West Bank with Trócaire.

Coveney condemns 'illegal' Israeli settlements in wake of US policy u-turn
# Occupied Territories
# Occupied Territories

Coveney condemns 'illegal' Israeli settlements in wake of US policy u-turn

Nov 19th 2019, 7:48 AM 11,972 Views 82 Comments

This comes after US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Washington no longer considers them to be illegal.

Israel's Netanyahu calls on main opposition leader to form a unity government
# Israel
# Israel

Israel's Netanyahu calls on main opposition leader to form a unity government

Sep 19th 2019, 8:58 AM 8,144 Views 45 Comments

Netanyahu said he preferred to form a right-wing coalition but the results showed that would not be possible.

Israel approves new West Bank settlement just days before election
# Benjamin Netanyahu
# Benjamin Netanyahu

Israel approves new West Bank settlement just days before election

Sep 15th 2019, 5:10 PM 10,882 Views 42 Comments

The move was announced by Benjamin Netanyahu.

Off-duty Israeli soldier found dead with stab wounds in occupied West Bank
# Flashpoint
# Flashpoint

Off-duty Israeli soldier found dead with stab wounds in occupied West Bank

Aug 8th 2019, 2:12 PM 10,595 Views 41 Comments

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has called it a “terrorist” attack and reinforcements have been sent.

Airbnb reverses decision to ban listings from West Bank settlements
# Israel
# Israel

Airbnb reverses decision to ban listings from West Bank settlements

Apr 10th 2019, 9:05 PM 8,010 Views 24 Comments

The move came as a result of multiple lawsuits being filed by hosts against the company.

Netanyahu vows to will annex settlements in West Bank if he's re-elected
# Occupied Lands
# Occupied Lands

Netanyahu vows to will annex settlements in West Bank if he's re-elected

Apr 7th 2019, 7:35 AM 14,200 Views 118 Comments

Israel goes to the polls on Tuesday.

Israeli ambassador praises RTÉ's 'strong position' on Eurovision boycott calls
# Israeli Ambassador
# Israeli Ambassador

Israeli ambassador praises RTÉ's 'strong position' on Eurovision boycott calls

Mar 23rd 2019, 8:00 AM 25,300 Views 143 Comments

His comments come in the wake of renewed calls for RTÉ to sit out this year’s contest.

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