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#Palestine

From TheJournal.ie Police continue manhunt for Tel Aviv shooting suspect Dizengoff Street

Police continue manhunt for Tel Aviv shooting suspect

After the attack, hundreds of police had been seen scouring the area and entering buildings to search for suspects as police helicopters buzzed overhead.

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 Netanyahu's new PR director: 'John Kerry has the mental age of a 12-year-old' Israel

Netanyahu's new PR director: 'John Kerry has the mental age of a 12-year-old'

It is reported that Netanyahu described the comments as unacceptable.

From TheJournal.ie One event 20 years ago changed Israel and Palestine forever Yitzhak Rabin

One event 20 years ago changed Israel and Palestine forever

The assassination of Yitzhak Rabin was 20 years ago today.

From TheJournal.ie 'I hear the sound of helicopters overhead and the piercing sound of police sirens. The violence has been appalling' Opinion

'I hear the sound of helicopters overhead and the piercing sound of police sirens. The violence has been appalling'

The second week of October saw the highest number of Palestinian deaths and injuries in the West Bank and Israel recorded in a single week since 2005.

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 Joseph's Tomb torched as Palestinians call for 'a Friday of revolution' Tensions

Joseph's Tomb torched as Palestinians call for 'a Friday of revolution'

Israeli security forces have deployed massively in Jerusalem after two weeks of Palestinian attacks in the city and across Israel.

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 Ireland backs vote as Palestinian flag set to fly over United Nations Passed

Ireland backs vote as Palestinian flag set to fly over United Nations

Palestine and the Vatican are the only two observer states in the UN.

From TheJournal.ie Israel rounds up Jewish extremists after Palestinian baby is burned to death West Bank This post contains videos

Israel rounds up Jewish extremists after Palestinian baby is burned to death

The men are being held using detention laws usually reserved for Palestinians.

From TheJournal.ie Palestinian toddler burned to death in 'settler' arson attack Israel

Palestinian toddler burned to death in 'settler' arson attack

The attack happened yesterday and also critically wounded the toddler’s parents and brother.

From TheJournal.ie Palestinian baby killed in fire started by Israeli settlers at his home West Bank

Palestinian baby killed in fire started by Israeli settlers at his home

The child’s parents and older brother were severely injured in the blaze.

From TheJournal.ie 'Holy Land' tour brochure banned after Palestine border dispute Could Cause Offence

'Holy Land' tour brochure banned after Palestine border dispute

A map included by the tour company could potentially cause offence, according to the advertising standards body.

From TheJournal.ie What I've learned from volunteering in Palestine Opinion

What I've learned from volunteering in Palestine

A member of Tipperary’s 2010 hurling All-Ireland winning squad writes about volunteering with Palestinian youth as part of the Palestine Summer Encounter Project.

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 The42 From West Tipperary to Palestine - one All-Ireland winning hurler's trip of a lifetime Good Cause

From West Tipperary to Palestine - one All-Ireland winning hurler's trip of a lifetime

Timmy Hammersley will spend the month of July in the Middle East.

From TheJournal.ie A massive phone company is pulling out of Israel, and Israel is NOT happy Big Boycott

A massive phone company is pulling out of Israel, and Israel is NOT happy

Benjamin Netanyahu called it a “miserable” decision.

From TheJournal.ie Israel makes a U-turn on plan to put Jews and Palestinians in segregated buses Uproar

Israel makes a U-turn on plan to put Jews and Palestinians in segregated buses

The ban was only introduced today and was quickly met with condemnation.

From TheJournal.ie Swipe right for peace: This dating app aims to bring Israelis and Palestinians together Verona
From TheJournal.ie Pope Francis recognises Palestinian statehood, and Israel isn't pleased Conflict

Pope Francis recognises Palestinian statehood, and Israel isn't pleased

Israel said this development does not further the peace process.

From TheJournal.ie 'You can't fire a mortar and target your enemy precisely – I can say that with confidence' Opinion

'You can't fire a mortar and target your enemy precisely – I can say that with confidence'

A former IDF Commander writes about civilian casualties in Gaza.

From TheJournal.ie An almost-Irish candidate could be set to become the next Prime Minister of Israel Our Horse In The Race

An almost-Irish candidate could be set to become the next Prime Minister of Israel

Polls have opened in more than 10,000 stations around the country.

From TheJournal.ie Senator: I was called a Nazi and threatened with rape for supporting Palestine Abuse This post contains videos

Senator: I was called a Nazi and threatened with rape for supporting Palestine

Fianna Fáil’s Averil Power also spoke to TheJournal.ie about Micheál Martin’s leadership.

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 Over 700 artists announce a 'cultural boycott' of Israel Open Letter

Over 700 artists announce a 'cultural boycott' of Israel

They say they will not accept invitations to Israel, or funding from institutions linked to its government.

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 A Jewish newspaper has photoshopped Angela Merkel out of this Charlie Hebdo march Disappearing Act
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 EU removes Hamas from terror list (for now) and votes to recognise Palestine Middle East

EU removes Hamas from terror list (for now) and votes to recognise Palestine

The vote was in principle, and a watered-down version of the original motion.

From TheJournal.ie "Let’s move beyond symbolism" - Dáil votes unanimously to recognise the State of Palestine Matters Of State

"Let’s move beyond symbolism" - Dáil votes unanimously to recognise the State of Palestine

The motion calls on the Government to change Ireland’s official position.

From TheJournal.ie Palestinian Minister planting protest trees dies after being pushed by Israeli forces Brutal Death

Palestinian Minister planting protest trees dies after being pushed by Israeli forces

The death of Ziad Abu Ein was condemned in the Dáil this evening.

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: I deeply hope that Dáil Éireann will vote to recognise Palestine Peace Process

Opinion: I deeply hope that Dáil Éireann will vote to recognise Palestine

Former Israeli ambassador Ilan Baruch writes that only through a two state solution will freedom, security and equality for both Israelis and Palestinians come to pass.

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 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 Debate Room: Should there be a boycott of Israeli academic institutions? Opinion

Debate Room: Should there be a boycott of Israeli academic institutions?

Two commentators tackle the issue…

From TheJournal.ie One killed in knife attack as unrest continues across Israel and West Bank Stabbings This post contains images

One killed in knife attack as unrest continues across Israel and West Bank

A solider is also in a critical condition.