# israel - Today’s News
At least 150 people were wounded in the clashes.
# israel - Yesterday’s News
It wasn’t the only country….
Airports in Israel have reopened today.
# israel - Wednesday 23 July, 2014
Gardaí said that there were no incidents or arrests at the demonstration this evening.
Meanwhile, rockets were discovered in a UN school close to 3,000 displaced Palestinians.
Meanwhile, UN rights commissioner condemns military action by Israeli and Hamas forces.
Salem Khaleel Shamaly was shot while out looking for his relatives.
As a solution is sought, fighting continued on the ground, with five more people dead.
# israel - Tuesday 22 July, 2014
The rocket fire from Gaza on Israeli civilians should not be justified. It threatens the lives of men, women and children.
Micheál Martin, who served as Foreign Affairs Minsiter from 2008 to 2011, says the Israeli action is “completely disproportionate”.
John Kerry and Ban Ki-moon are in Cairo, but fighting continues.
# israel - Monday 21 July, 2014
5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’ clock.
Ireland has provided €36 million in aid to the Palestinian people since 2005.
Nine members of the same family were killed in an earlier air-strike.
The Tánaiste said that “viable ceasefire” is needed in the Middle East after a weekend of violence.
More than 5,000 people have signed a petition on the issue so far.
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon called on Israel to show “maximum restraint”.
# israel - Sunday 20 July, 2014
The petition is set to be delivered to Taoiseach Enda Kenny.
About 40 people have been killed today as Israel intensifies campaign.
# israel - 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.
Eleven people were killed by fresh air strikes today.
# israel - Friday 18 July, 2014
Foreign Affairs Minister Charlie Flanagan said he registered the Government’s strong concern that over Israel’s ground operation.
The US reaffirmed its strong support for Israel’s right to defend itself.
The Israeli soldier is the second Israeli to die in the fighting, while 260 Palestinians have been killed.
# israel - Thursday 17 July, 2014
The ground offensive was announced by the Israeli Prime Minister this evening.
There was an unexpected, wildcard move from Gerry Adams, and the Tánaiste did a bit of waving.
The stoppage will allow aid reach Gaza.
# israel - Wednesday 16 July, 2014
Israel has agreed to a five hour ceasefire, at least 220 Palestinians have been killed in Gaza.
Six people were killed in overnight strikes, medics said.
Mohammed Suliman lives in Gaza City and told us what the city is like.
# israel - Tuesday 15 July, 2014
The death toll has now reached 186 in the last week.
Earlier today Israel accepted the Egyptian peace deal while Hamas rejected it.
The DCC wants the Irish Government to follow suit.
# israel - Monday 14 July, 2014
Egypt is mediating discussions of a ceasefire to end seven days of violence.
Six people have died today, including a man and a woman injured in air strikes yesterday.
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