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#Gaza

From TheJournal.ie Ireland pledges an additional half a million euro to Gaza refugees UNRWA

Ireland pledges an additional half a million euro to Gaza refugees

The additional funding will be channelled through the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA).

From TheJournal.ie British couple's message in a bottle reaches Gaza Romantic Holiday

British couple's message in a bottle reaches Gaza

They had thrown the bottle into the sea during a romantic holiday on the Greek island two months earlier.

From TheJournal.ie Young footballers from Gaza arrive in Cork for Mardyke Arena game Palestine

Young footballers from Gaza arrive in Cork for Mardyke Arena game

The Gaza football academy struggles due to a lack of facilities, equipment and safe places to play.

From TheJournal.ie Warm welcome for children from Gaza ahead of football tour around Ireland Solidarity

Warm welcome for children from Gaza ahead of football tour around Ireland

The Gaza Kids to Ireland project aims to show solidarity with Gaza and raise awareness of the current climate in Palestine.

From TheJournal.ie After 10 years of Hamas rule, Gaza deals with blackouts, poverty, and the constant threat of conflict The Strip

After 10 years of Hamas rule, Gaza deals with blackouts, poverty, and the constant threat of conflict

The Islamist movement marked 10 years in power in Gaza on Thursday, 15 June.

From TheJournal.ie Hamas has significantly 'softened' its stance on Israel Qatar

Hamas has significantly 'softened' its stance on Israel

The Palestinian organisation launched a new policy document today in which it steps back from calling for Israel’s ‘destruction’.

From TheJournal.ie Christmas in Gaza: 'Mortars and missiles fly overhead; from Gaza into Israel, from Israel into Gaza' Read Me

Christmas in Gaza: 'Mortars and missiles fly overhead; from Gaza into Israel, from Israel into Gaza'

Holiday cheer is tough to come by when you live in an open-air prison, writes Eoghan Rice.

From TheJournal.ie Abbas: Those who speak of a two-state solution should recognise Palestine as a state West Bank

Abbas: Those who speak of a two-state solution should recognise Palestine as a state

Israeli and Palestinian leaders clahsed at the UN today.

From TheJournal.ie Palestinians are outraged at a donkey sale planned by the Israeli army Israel

Palestinians are outraged at a donkey sale planned by the Israeli army

Palestinians say the army is trying to sell back the very animals it seized from them in the occupied West Bank’s Jordan Valley.

From TheJournal.ie Two Israelis jailed for life for burning Palestinian teen alive Gaza

Two Israelis jailed for life for burning Palestinian teen alive

16-year-old Mohammed Abu Khdeir was snatched from the street and killed in 2014.

From TheJournal.ie EU says products made in Jewish settlements can no longer have 'Made in Israel' label Palestine

EU says products made in Jewish settlements can no longer have 'Made in Israel' label

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the EU should be ashamed, comparing the move to Nazi-era pratices.

From TheJournal.ie Israel tensions rise after soldier shot at bus station Beersheba

Israel tensions rise after soldier shot at bus station

Police said a man, thought to be Palestinian, entered the bus station armed with a pistol and knife, killing the soldier and wounding 10 other people.

From TheJournal.ie Israel kills six Palestinians as Hamas leader declares new war Third Intifada

Israel kills six Palestinians as Hamas leader declares new war

The deaths come after several Israelis were stabbed earlier this week.

From TheJournal.ie West Bank: Man rams car into pedestrians before being shot by Israeli troops Three Wounded

West Bank: Man rams car into pedestrians before being shot by Israeli troops

Elsewhere, four members of the same family have been killed in Gaza after a bomb from last summer’s war exploded.

From TheJournal.ie "An onslaught, not a conflict": One year on, Dr Mads Gilbert on operating under siege in Gaza Night In Gaza

"An onslaught, not a conflict": One year on, Dr Mads Gilbert on operating under siege in Gaza

“I don’t want to be muted. I want to speak up…”

From TheJournal.ie Our silence over Gaza is taken as complicity Opinion

Our silence over Gaza is taken as complicity

The Israeli bombardment of Gaza that started a year ago today – on 8th July – killed 2,200 Palestinians, including 556 children.

From TheJournal.ie 'I want to learn how to swim like a fish': Gaza children take photos of their life inside the city Palestine

'I want to learn how to swim like a fish': Gaza children take photos of their life inside the city

Children from refugee camps were given cameras to document their day.

From TheJournal.ie Israeli soldiers' testimony: 'The instructions were clear in Gaza - shoot anyone you see' BREAKING THE SILENCE

Israeli soldiers' testimony: 'The instructions were clear in Gaza - shoot anyone you see'

A group has published dozens of testimonies from Israeli soldiers who fought in Gaza, but the military is sceptical of the report.

From TheJournal.ie "Empty words": Despite promises of help, 100,000 are still homeless in Gaza Reconstruction

"Empty words": Despite promises of help, 100,000 are still homeless in Gaza

A new report by 46 agencies lays bare the current situation.

From TheJournal.ie A conversation with Robert Fisk Legend

A conversation with Robert Fisk

The world-renowned war correspondent was in Ireland this week. He spoke to TheJournal.ie about matters Irish and international, and why Vladimir Putin is his dream interviewee.

From TheJournal.ie You'll be seeing billboards and bus ads about the State of Palestine from today Dublin

You'll be seeing billboards and bus ads about the State of Palestine from today

TDs from four main parties have supported the action.

From TheJournal.ie Israel has punished Palestine by freezing bank accounts, leaving people penniless Frozen

Israel has punished Palestine by freezing bank accounts, leaving people penniless

Palestine applied to join the International Criminal Court, angering Israel.

From TheJournal.ie 'The Gaza blockade is radicalising young men' Gaza

'The Gaza blockade is radicalising young men'

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

From TheJournal.ie Palestinian gets 3 life terms for murder of Israeli teenagers 50 Day War

Palestinian gets 3 life terms for murder of Israeli teenagers

Their deaths sparked a 50-day conflict in Gaza, in which more than 2,000 people were killed.

From TheJournal.ie Israel warns of 'retaliatory steps' as Palestine signs up to International Criminal Court War Crimes

Israel warns of 'retaliatory steps' as Palestine signs up to International Criminal Court

Benjamin Netanyahu called Israel’s soldiers “the most moral army in the world”.

From TheJournal.ie Palestinian resolution on Israel withdrawal rejected by UN Security Council Peace Deal

Palestinian resolution on Israel withdrawal rejected by UN Security Council

France and Luxembourg supported the Palestinians.

From TheJournal.ie The 33 photographs that took our breath away this year Pics Of The Year

The 33 photographs that took our breath away this year

From Leaving Certificate students to George Clooney, here are the most striking photographs from 2014.

From TheJournal.ie RTÉ wrong to describe killing of four boys on Gaza beach as "murder" Loaded Term

RTÉ wrong to describe killing of four boys on Gaza beach as "murder"

Someone complained to the BAI that use of the term was unfair.

From TheJournal.ie Ireland could soon be the latest country to recognise the State of Palestine Recognise

Ireland could soon be the latest country to recognise the State of Palestine

Sinn Féin want the Government to change the State’s official position.

From TheJournal.ie Today's top stories in 6 seconds News Wrap

Today's top stories in 6 seconds

Don’t have time to mull over the news? Here’s everything you need to know.

From TheJournal.ie Israel won't let Gerry Adams into Gaza Palestine

Israel won't let Gerry Adams into Gaza

The Sinn Féin president was denied access by Israeli authorities.

From TheJournal.ie No prosecution for Israel over flotilla raid despite 'reasonable belief of war crimes' Mavi Marmara

No prosecution for Israel over flotilla raid despite 'reasonable belief of war crimes'

Israeli commandos stormed the ship in 2010, killing ten people.

From TheJournal.ie Amnesty accused of being a "propaganda tool for Hamas" by Israel War Crimes

Amnesty accused of being a "propaganda tool for Hamas" by Israel

The group says Israel showed a “shocking disregard for Gaza civilians”.

From TheJournal.ie Hit and run rampage in Jerusalem leaves two dead in religious violence Holy Land This post contains videos

Hit and run rampage in Jerusalem leaves two dead in religious violence

A Palestinian man driving the van was shot dead by police.

From The42 Football can provide an escape for kids growing up in parts of the world ravaged by war and poverty Initiative

Football can provide an escape for kids growing up in parts of the world ravaged by war and poverty

Former Irish football manager Brian Kerr is hoping Irish people get behind the Gaza Kids to Ireland project

From TheJournal.ie Malala Yousafzai donates $50,000 prize money to help rebuild 65 schools in Gaza Inspiration

Malala Yousafzai donates $50,000 prize money to help rebuild 65 schools in Gaza

The 17-year-old won the Nobel Peace Prize this month.

From The42 7-year olds in Gaza have suffered three wars and yet they're still trying to play football Initiative

7-year olds in Gaza have suffered three wars and yet they're still trying to play football

Brian Kerr and Trevor Hogan have launched a new initiative to bring children from Gaza to Ireland to play football.

From TheJournal.ie Amid tensions in Jerusalem, Israel announces 1,000 new settler homes in the city Disputed Territory

Amid tensions in Jerusalem, Israel announces 1,000 new settler homes in the city

Ireland has joined the US and others in condemning the move.

From TheJournal.ie Senators have agreed to recognise Palestine as an independent state Gaza Strip

Senators have agreed to recognise Palestine as an independent state

The Seanad is now calling on the Dáil to do the same.

From TheJournal.ie Shelling of UN school in Gaza 'must be investigated' Ban Ki-Moon

Shelling of UN school in Gaza 'must be investigated'

Ban Ki-Moon called the attack “absolutely unacceptable”.