# palestine - Wednesday 17 December, 2014
The vote was in principle, and a watered-down version of the original motion.
# palestine - Wednesday 10 December, 2014
The motion calls on the Government to change Ireland’s official position.
The death of Ziad Abu Ein was condemned in the Dáil this evening.
# palestine - Tuesday 9 December, 2014
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.
# palestine - Monday 8 December, 2014
Sinn Féin want the Government to change the State’s official position.
# palestine - Friday 5 December, 2014
The Sinn Féin president was denied access by Israeli authorities.
# palestine - Wednesday 19 November, 2014
Two commentators tackle the issue…
# palestine - Monday 10 November, 2014
A solider is also in a critical condition.
# palestine - Wednesday 5 November, 2014
A Palestinian man driving the van was shot dead by police.
# palestine - Sunday 2 November, 2014
Former Irish football manager Brian Kerr is hoping Irish people get behind the Gaza Kids to Ireland project
# palestine - Wednesday 29 October, 2014
Brian Kerr and Trevor Hogan have launched a new initiative to bring children from Gaza to Ireland to play football.
# palestine - Tuesday 28 October, 2014
Ireland has joined the US and others in condemning the move.
# palestine - Friday 24 October, 2014
Fianna Fáil are pushing for a Dáil vote on the issue.
# palestine - Wednesday 22 October, 2014
The Seanad is now calling on the Dáil to do the same.
# palestine - Wednesday 15 October, 2014
Ban Ki-Moon called the attack “absolutely unacceptable”.
# palestine - Sunday 12 October, 2014
Egypt’s leader has told Israel “now is the time” to end the conflict.
# palestine - Saturday 11 October, 2014
Ireland has now given €10 million to Palestine since 2010,
# palestine - Friday 3 October, 2014
It has not been confirmed if parliamentary approval is needed.
# palestine - Wednesday 24 September, 2014
Names favoured by Arabs, who make up 20% of the population, are not counted in official stats.
# palestine - Sunday 21 September, 2014
It said this might make away for further illegal settlement expansion.
# palestine - Tuesday 16 September, 2014
The attack is the first since a 26 August ceasefire.
# palestine - Thursday 4 September, 2014
The group was told their visit was “not directly concerned with humanitarian assistance.”
# palestine - Wednesday 3 September, 2014
Boaz Modai defended Israel’s actions to TDs today.
The ambassador was meeting with TDs in Leinster House.
# palestine - 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.
# palestine - Wednesday 27 August, 2014
The ceasefire provides for the opening of border crossings.
# palestine - Monday 25 August, 2014
The shelling comes as Egypt has proposed a new peace deal.
# palestine - Sunday 24 August, 2014
The Israeli Prime Minister says that Operation Protective Edge will continue until it has “achieved its aims”.
# palestine - Saturday 23 August, 2014
The incident took place during last month’s Europa League qualifier against Hajduk Split.
# palestine - Tuesday 19 August, 2014
Five-day truce was extended very shortly before last night’s ceasefire deadline to allow further talks aimed at ending the violence.
# palestine - Monday 18 August, 2014
International lawyers are in agreement that Israel’s military actions went far beyond the pale of legality during Operation Protective Edge.
# palestine - Sunday 17 August, 2014
In Gaza, citizens are begging for “basic human rights”.
# palestine - Wednesday 13 August, 2014
Many celebrities have weighed in on the recent violence in Gaza; are they opening an important dialogue or just mouthing off about things they don’t understand?
The removal of the memorial plaque follows attacks on the property.
Academics for Palestine set up the petition earlier this year.
# palestine - Tuesday 12 August, 2014
The second day of the 72-hour truce was not breached, but gaps remain in talks.
# palestine - Monday 11 August, 2014
But she also had praise for the Irish government, and “those who defend Israel.”
# palestine - Sunday 10 August, 2014
The temporary truce was negotiated by Egypt.
# palestine - Friday 8 August, 2014
Israel says that two rockets were fired at the southern city of Ashkolon.