# conflict - Today’s News
Israel claim that eight rockets and mortars have been fired across the border by Hamas.
# conflict - Yesterday’s News
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,
The senators will also debate the crisis in Ukraine – although some members of the Seanad are on holidays.
The artwork calls for the “immediate expulsion of all Israeli diplomats from Éire”.
# conflict - Wednesday 30 July, 2014
Chris Gunness was overcome as he spoke about conditions for Palestinians in Gaza.
The leaflets urged civilians to stay away from Hamas militants and to report any rocket launches.
People displaced by war were living at the school.
# conflict - Tuesday 29 July, 2014
Again, fighting in the towns around the crash site made it impossible for Dutch and Australian authorities to get to the wreckage today.
Also hit was a Hamas-run television and radio station.
UN Secretary General Ban Ki Moon has said that the violence must stop “in the name of humanity”.
# conflict - Monday 28 July, 2014
Gif shows scope of the Great War which claimed over 37 million lives.
Palestinians had to re-bury human remains that were found by the graves.
The resolution came during a lull in fighting in Gaza early today, as the Mulsim Eid al-Fitr festival begins.
# conflict - Sunday 27 July, 2014
This followed a statement by Israel that it would resume its raids on Gaza.
Cashes broke out yesterday when Islamist groups launched an assault on the headquarters of a special forces unit
Police officers from the two countries were due to recover victims’ remains from the site but heavy shelling has been reported in the village next to the crash site.
They’re officially off for the summer but there have been calls for both the Dáil and the Seanad to hold debates on the topic.
Gaza Strip paramedics talk about their experiences of wartime shifts.
# conflict - Saturday 26 July, 2014
Today’s ceasefire allowed Palestinian’s to return to what was left of their homes to try to salvage belongings.
More than 800 Palestinians and 36 Israelis have died since the start of the conflict, over two weeks ago.
# conflict - Friday 25 July, 2014
The US and UN are pushing for a seven-day halt in the violence, which has now killed more than 850 people.
At least 150 people were wounded in the clashes.
# conflict - Thursday 24 July, 2014
UN chief Ban Ki-Moon called for the killing to stop now.
More uncertainty for the country.
# conflict - Wednesday 23 July, 2014
Gardaí said that there were no incidents or arrests at the demonstration this evening.
Meanwhile, UN rights commissioner condemns military action by Israeli and Hamas forces.
A major vaccination campaign is underway, but UNICEF and WHO say aid workers need better and safer access to children in danger.
The demonstrations will take place outside the Department of Foreign Affairs and Grafton Street this evening.
# conflict - Tuesday 22 July, 2014
Concerns are mounting about rural users facing difficulties with the service.
Charlie Flanagan calls for immediate ceasefire to conflict in Gaza, and urges all sides involved in the Ukraine conflict to cooperate on MH17 inquiry.
# conflict - Monday 21 July, 2014
Ireland has provided €36 million in aid to the Palestinian people since 2005.
# conflict - Saturday 19 July, 2014
People Before Profit’s Hugh Lewis said constituents had contacted him, saying the were “disgusted” that the flag was flying at a time of such conflict.
# conflict - Thursday 17 July, 2014
Ukraine’s Security Council also said their troops had been fired on with missiles launched from a Russian village.
# conflict - Monday 14 July, 2014
Six people have died today, including a man and a woman injured in air strikes yesterday.
# conflict - Sunday 13 July, 2014
Why is our interest in current conflicts so limited?
The Border Lives storytelling project is collecting comments and stories from people who used to lived in the border counties during the Northern Ireland conflict.
Yesterday was the deadliest day since conflict broke out on Tuesday.
# conflict - Saturday 12 July, 2014
Around 1,500 people turned out for today’s solidarity march, as the two sides in the Gaza conflict continued to trade fire.