# tensions - Yesterday’s News
# tensions - Friday 7 October, 2016
Pressure has been mounting on the Obama administration to call out Russia for the hacking of US political sites and email accounts.
# tensions - Wednesday 3 August, 2016
The launch has been met with fury by Japan.
# tensions - Friday 22 July, 2016
This post contains videos
The video of the incident, which happened in 2015, was not made public until yesterday.
# tensions - Wednesday 13 January, 2016
The incident began after two Navy patrol boats drifted into Iranian territory late yesterday.
The unidentified aerial vehicle flew across the border and encroached into South Korean territory by some “tens of metres”, the defence ministry said.
# tensions - Monday 4 January, 2016
A massive diplomatic row has broken out between Saudi Arabia and Iran.
# tensions - Monday 19 October, 2015
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.
# tensions - Friday 16 October, 2015
Israeli security forces have deployed massively in Jerusalem after two weeks of Palestinian attacks in the city and across Israel.
# tensions - Friday 24 April, 2015
More documents released under FOI show that Siteserv was not the only issue of contention between the department and IBRC.
# tensions - Tuesday 27 January, 2015
Israel responded with artillery fire.
# tensions - Sunday 4 January, 2015
North Korea said the US is focused on ‘inveterate repugnancy and hostility’. Ouch.
# tensions - Thursday 27 November, 2014
Sinn Féin reacted angrily to sex abuse comments made by the Tánaiste.
# tensions - Thursday 13 November, 2014
Russia says that the claims are “propaganda”.
# tensions - Thursday 9 October, 2014
St. Louis Police say the deceased man fired at the officer first.
# tensions - Thursday 2 October, 2014
The rise in the fee is related to costs incurred through the implementation of the Nurses and Midwifes’ Act of 2011.
# tensions - 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?
# tensions - Wednesday 3 September, 2014
Members of the Irish Farmer’s Association gathered outside the McDonald’s in Kilkenny to protest cuts to their income.
# tensions - Thursday 28 August, 2014
Ukraine’s ambassador to the OSCE said that Russian troops were in the east of the country.
# tensions - Wednesday 27 August, 2014
If true, that’s not good.
# tensions - Tuesday 26 August, 2014
“I didn’t even see when we crossed the border,” one soldier said, in footage posted online…
# tensions - Saturday 23 August, 2014
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is in talks with Ukraine’s President.
# tensions - Monday 18 August, 2014
The abduction and killing of the three men partly led to the deadly upsurge in violence last month.
# tensions - Saturday 16 August, 2014
Ukraine claims it destroyed a Russian military convoy.
# tensions - Friday 15 August, 2014
Henk Zanoli and his family were given the award for shielding a Jewish boy from the Nazis during World War II.
# tensions - Tuesday 29 July, 2014
Lost in the media coverage of the ongoing conflict? Let us fill you in.
# tensions - Saturday 26 July, 2014
A spokesperson said the decision to leave the embassy had not been taken lightly.
# tensions - Thursday 24 July, 2014
Airports in Israel have reopened today.
# tensions - Monday 21 July, 2014
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon called on Israel to show “maximum restraint”.
# tensions - Wednesday 16 July, 2014
Mohammed Suliman lives in Gaza City and told us what the city is like.
# tensions - Tuesday 15 July, 2014
The death toll has now reached 186 in the last week.
# tensions - Monday 14 July, 2014
Russian state TV said that Ukrainian troops “crucified” a three-year-old boy.
Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas has asked the UN to protect the Palestinian state.
# tensions - Friday 11 July, 2014
Gerry Adams has condemned the figure’s appearance as “deeply offensive”.
Amnesty International says the bulk of the kidnappings are carried out by pro-Russian rebels.
# tensions - Thursday 10 July, 2014
The deaths bring to 70 the number of Palestinians killed since Tuesday.
# tensions - Wednesday 9 July, 2014
The death toll has risen since Israel began air strikes on the region.
# tensions - Friday 4 July, 2014
Israel said the show of force on the Gaza border was a defence measure.
# tensions - Thursday 3 July, 2014
“The current spiral of violence, loss and suffering must stop now,” said the head of the Red Cross.
# tensions - Saturday 28 June, 2014
# tensions - Tuesday 24 June, 2014
There is an increasingly urgent diplomatic push to stop Iraq from tearing apart.