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

May 12th 2021, 9:21 PM 19,074 Views 71 Comments

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

School secretaries to hold national one-day strike and escalate their industrial action
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School secretaries to hold national one-day strike and escalate their industrial action

Dec 9th 2019, 4:53 PM 11,399 Views 30 Comments

The one-day strike in January will be followed by a work-to-rule from the secretaries, trade union Fórsa said.

Ukraine bars Russian men aged 16-60 from entry to country as tensions mount over ships seizure
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Ukraine bars Russian men aged 16-60 from entry to country as tensions mount over ships seizure

Nov 30th 2018, 5:22 PM 9,605 Views 46 Comments

The move came after Kiev imposed martial law in border regions this week in response to the Russian seizure of the ships.

Lack of public support for Irish Rail workers as unions say Christmas strike 'possible'
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Lack of public support for Irish Rail workers as unions say Christmas strike 'possible'

Nov 7th 2017, 7:30 AM 30,029 Views 178 Comments

They’re also not happy with Transport Minister Shane Ross’ lack of intervention in the dispute.

'We want Wenger out': Arsenal fans protest outside the Emirates ahead of Bayern clash
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'We want Wenger out': Arsenal fans protest outside the Emirates ahead of Bayern clash

Mar 7th 2017, 7:30 PM 4,860 Views 7 Comments

The Gunners need a miracle tonight after a thumping first-leg loss at the Allianz Arena.

Escalation: Dublin Bus drivers will strike for an additional 13 days
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Escalation: Dublin Bus drivers will strike for an additional 13 days

Sep 15th 2016, 1:22 PM 45,832 Views 155 Comments

The dispute is going into October.

Luas drivers have announced six more strike days
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Luas drivers have announced six more strike days

Apr 6th 2016, 6:02 PM 39,560 Views 142 Comments

They’re to take place this month and next.

US steps up air-strike campaign to target fighters in Iraq's Sunni heartland
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US steps up air-strike campaign to target fighters in Iraq's Sunni heartland

Sep 7th 2014, 1:22 PM 7,449 Views 25 Comments

The new strikes deepen Washington’s involvement in the conflict and represent a significant escalation for President Barack Obama.

For the first time, Vladimir Putin's raised the prospect of giving east Ukraine 'statehood'
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For the first time, Vladimir Putin's raised the prospect of giving east Ukraine 'statehood'

Aug 31st 2014, 1:01 PM 14,083 Views 210 Comments

His comments dramatically raise the stakes in the ongoing crisis.

Point of no return?... EU leaders send strong warnings to Russia over Ukraine
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Point of no return?... EU leaders send strong warnings to Russia over Ukraine

Aug 30th 2014, 1:14 PM 13,480 Views 219 Comments

Leaders meeting in Brussels are likely to boost sanctions against Moscow. “Europe has to act,” France’s Francois Hollande said today.

What to do? The EU is to hold an extraordinary meeting on Iraq
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What to do? The EU is to hold an extraordinary meeting on Iraq

Aug 13th 2014, 8:56 PM 5,554 Views 29 Comments

Charlie Flanagan says the EU needs a “strong and unified response to the terror in Northern Iraq”.

Gaza death toll hits 100 as truce efforts waver
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Gaza death toll hits 100 as truce efforts waver

Jul 11th 2014, 3:55 PM 5,867 Views 195 Comments

Israeli airstrikes continue to bombard Gaza today as the Palestinian death toll reaches 100.

Women and children among injured as Israel launches "Operation Protective Edge"
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Women and children among injured as Israel launches "Operation Protective Edge"

Jul 8th 2014, 7:34 AM 6,076 Views 147 Comments

There were more than 50 airstrikes early today.

Palestinian teenager forced into car and killed in apparent revenge attack
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Palestinian teenager forced into car and killed in apparent revenge attack

Jul 2nd 2014, 8:14 AM 9,683 Views 169 Comments

The youth was seen being kidnapped from the Arab half of Jerusalem.

Military helicopter shot down as Ukraine army launches assault on insurgents
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Military helicopter shot down as Ukraine army launches assault on insurgents

May 2nd 2014, 7:33 AM 9,820 Views 168 Comments

Troops have also been put on full combat alert in response to the estimated 40,000 Russian troops massed on the border.

Military conscription introduced in Ukraine as petrol bombers take over more buildings
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Military conscription introduced in Ukraine as petrol bombers take over more buildings

May 1st 2014, 5:43 PM 8,064 Views 160 Comments

Ukraine currently has 130,000 personnel in its armed forces. With reserves, this could be boosted to around 1,000,000.

Unmarked armoured vehicles carrying Russian flags spotted as Ukraine increases military action
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Unmarked armoured vehicles carrying Russian flags spotted as Ukraine increases military action

Apr 16th 2014, 9:32 AM 7,037 Views 240 Comments

Both sides are upping the ante as talks planned for tomorrow.

At least two dead in firefight between Pro-Russian gunmen and Ukrainian special forces
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At least two dead in firefight between Pro-Russian gunmen and Ukrainian special forces

Apr 13th 2014, 2:36 PM 11,852 Views 173 Comments

Heavily armed separatist militants launched a series of attacks on police headquarters yesterday and Ukrainian forces fought back today.

"Frightening and dangerous": Taoiseach hopeful Ukraine crisis can be solved through diplomacy
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"Frightening and dangerous": Taoiseach hopeful Ukraine crisis can be solved through diplomacy

Mar 4th 2014, 9:23 AM 4,725 Views 55 Comments

The EU has condemned Russia’s “acts of aggression” in the region and called on Moscow to recall its troops from their deployment across Crimea.

Armed men are patrolling one of Ukraine's main airports
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Armed men are patrolling one of Ukraine's main airports

Feb 28th 2014, 7:36 AM 10,722 Views 89 Comments

However the airport is operating normally, despite their presence.

Spain says it will take 'all necessary measures' to protect Gibraltar
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Spain says it will take 'all necessary measures' to protect Gibraltar

Aug 9th 2013, 3:29 PM 17,080 Views 104 Comments

Britain, Spain and Gibraltar are rowing (again).

North Korea tells European countries it cannot guarantee embassy safety
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North Korea tells European countries it cannot guarantee embassy safety

Apr 5th 2013, 3:00 PM 13,945 Views 80 Comments

European countries have been told to consider withdrawing personnel from Pyongyang if the tension there escalates further.

North Korea moves missile to its coast, increasing tensions
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North Korea moves missile to its coast, increasing tensions

Apr 5th 2013, 8:48 AM 10,660 Views 82 Comments

“The North is apparently intent on firing missiles without prior warning,” a South Korean official said.

Scottish FA tribunal leaves Whyte and Rangers fuming
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Scottish FA tribunal leaves Whyte and Rangers fuming

Apr 24th 2012, 5:01 PM 210 Views 0 Comments

The panel imposed a 12-month transfer embargo on the club and banned Craig Whyte from future involvement in Scottish football.

Eamon Gilmore voices concern over escalating tensions in Gaza and Israel
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Eamon Gilmore voices concern over escalating tensions in Gaza and Israel

Mar 12th 2012, 7:43 PM 2,039 Views 58 Comments

The recent outbreak of violence has been the worst the region has seen in months. A total of 21 people have been killed since Friday.