# conflict - Wednesday 18 March, 2015
More than 200,000 people have died since the conflict began in 2011.
# conflict - Saturday 14 March, 2015
The conflict enters its fifth year tomorrow.
# conflict - Monday 9 March, 2015
Authorities said the boys were radicalised over the Internet and their parents were shocked.
# conflict - Wednesday 25 February, 2015
TDs from four main parties have supported the action.
# conflict - Thursday 19 February, 2015
As we waited to be evacuated, a shell hit and a woman lost her leg. By the time the ambulance arrived five hours later, she had bled to death.
# conflict - Friday 30 January, 2015
Former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev warned of a new Cold War atmosphere emerging.
# conflict - Thursday 1 January, 2015
Last year was the bloodiest since the conflict began in 2011.
# conflict - Monday 29 December, 2014
Around 20 Palestinians have been killed in the West Bank since June.
# conflict - Tuesday 4 November, 2014
This will bring the funding provided by Ireland to the South Sudanese crisis this year to over €8.5 million.
# conflict - Saturday 1 November, 2014
The Foreign Office said it would be motivated by the conflict in Iraq and Syria.
# conflict - Monday 6 October, 2014
Irish aid agencies are warning that the conflict could cause a famine by early next year.
# conflict - Wednesday 1 October, 2014
He said that he’s satisfied they acceded to his request for a review.
Ambulances ferried wounded fighters for treatment in Turkey amid mortar fire, with some rounds falling very close to the border.
Several more people were injured.
# conflict - Saturday 27 September, 2014
Why has there been a spate of beheadings? What should the group be referred to as? Has the West just gone to war with them?
# conflict - Monday 8 September, 2014
Patrick Costello is keeping an ongoing blog of his experiences called, ‘Canal Bank To West Bank’.
# conflict - Friday 5 September, 2014
The situation in Gaza needs someone who can broker peace – someone who has the energy not to take no for an answer;
However only around 25 to 30 individuals have flown out from Ireland to join the conflict in Syria.
# conflict - Saturday 30 August, 2014
The situation at the border is far too volatile for the UN mission’s remit – it seems the only reason to keep it there is for political posturing.
# conflict - Thursday 28 August, 2014
The US must no longer be impulsively ready to employ its military around the world either for its own or for others’ ends.
# conflict - Tuesday 26 August, 2014
Ahead of the meeting, Kiev announced the capture of ten Russian paratroopers.
# conflict - Friday 22 August, 2014
A Hamas-linked website claimed men had been killed for allegedly reconnoitering targets for Israeli strikes.
# conflict - Thursday 21 August, 2014
Trucks were deemed a ‘Trojan horse’ by Ukrainian authorities, a claim denied by Moscow.
Air strikes have stepped up on day 45 of the conflict, militants fired 18 rockets over the border since midnight.
# conflict - Wednesday 20 August, 2014
The woman was nine months pregnant but medics were unable to save the foetus.
# conflict - Tuesday 19 August, 2014
Meanwhile, a Russian aid convoy is still waiting near Ukrainian border to be checked for delivery.
# conflict - Monday 11 August, 2014
By this morning, some of them had returned to the facility but 40 of them are still missing.
# conflict - Saturday 9 August, 2014
About 20,000 people also marched in London today.
The move was averted through diplomatic channels.
# conflict - Friday 8 August, 2014
Hamas rejected a proposed extension to the 72-hour ceasefire and a 12-year-old boy has already been killed since the fighting resumed.
Obama said warplanes will launch strikes if neccessary – do you agree?
# conflict - Thursday 7 August, 2014
The situation for Iraqis in the north-west of their country ” is becoming increasingly dire” according to an Amnesty adviser in the area.
# conflict - Tuesday 5 August, 2014
Just before it began, Hamas militants fired rockets at central Israel, while the Israeli air force staged five raids.
# conflict - Monday 4 August, 2014
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A child was killed by an Israeli air strike today – just minutes into an Israeli-declared truce.
Israel announced the seven-hour ceasefire in all areas except Rafah.
# conflict - Sunday 3 August, 2014
When will it stop? Syrian children killed, injured and left homeless as conflict continues.
# conflict - Saturday 2 August, 2014
While in Ireland, thousands rallied to protest against the conflict.
# conflict - Friday 1 August, 2014
Israel claim that eight rockets and mortars have been fired across the border by Hamas.
# conflict - Thursday 31 July, 2014
Israeli peace activist Nurit Peled-Elhanan calls on the international community to help end settlement expansion and bring peace to the region.
The hospital has not confirmed the baby’s death,