# war - Yesterday’s News
# war - Sunday 27 November, 2016
An estimated 275,000 people are trapped in terrible conditions in the city’s rebel-held eastern districts.
# war - Friday 18 November, 2016
# war - Monday 26 September, 2016
Foreign Affairs Minister Charlie Flanagan is to ‘convey concerns to Russian authorities’ as Western powers accuse Russia of war crimes.
# war - Monday 19 September, 2016
A week-long ceasefire came to an end today with “non-stop” bombardment in some areas.
# war - Saturday 3 September, 2016
At least 20 tanks, five armoured personnel carriers, trucks and other armoured vehicles crossed the border this afternoon.
# war - Monday 22 August, 2016
Beijing supports the Syrian government led by Bashar al-Assad.
# war - Sunday 21 August, 2016
It’s reported he died from internal bleeding and organ damage after the 17 August bombing.
# war - Saturday 13 August, 2016
Some men were seen clipping their beards with scissors while women were able to uncover their faces.
# war - Sunday 10 July, 2016
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Marie Colvin’s family are taking a lawsuit against some top Syrian officials.
# war - Wednesday 6 July, 2016
Memos the British Prime Minister sent to the US President before and during the war show the close relationship between them.
He also planned to back a rebellion in Iraq.
# war - Thursday 30 June, 2016
The battle began on 1 July 1916.
# war - Monday 13 June, 2016
A message designed to promote Independence Day showed an upside-down flag, a sign that the country is at war.
# war - Thursday 5 May, 2016
Images posted on social media showed tents burned to the ground and injured people being loaded onto a truck.
# war - Friday 29 April, 2016
US Secretary of State John Kerry expressed “outrage” over an attack by government forces on a hospital.
# war - Saturday 2 April, 2016
“He didn’t cry and there were no tears, just stiff”.
# war - Monday 28 March, 2016
“We could have completely lost Palmyra… The joy I feel is indescribable.”
# war - Sunday 20 March, 2016
An incredibly powerful rap video from eight Syrian children about their plight – and wishes for the future.
# war - Saturday 19 March, 2016
Yusra Mardini is one of 43 refugee athletes hoping for her dreams to come true in Rio this summer.
# war - Thursday 17 March, 2016
He has asked his government in Japan to help secure his release from an al-Qaeda linked rebel group.
# war - Thursday 10 March, 2016
The elephant’s journey suggests that the Kenya-Somalia border area is becoming less dangerous.
# war - Sunday 6 March, 2016
Peace looms for this generation of Farc fighters, with a ceasefire appearing closer than ever.
# war - Monday 1 February, 2016
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Nobody does schemozzles like Argentina do schemozzles.
# war - Thursday 14 January, 2016
# war - Friday 1 January, 2016
“Is Germany going to treat Ireland differently from Poland?”
# war - Sunday 27 December, 2015
The Iraqi war has cost the US in the region of $1.64 billion.
# war - Friday 25 December, 2015
Lorraine Courtney has just returned from Lebanon’s Syrian refugees where she saw firsthand Concern’s great work.
# war - Friday 18 December, 2015
The US and Moscow are ‘agreeing to disagree’ on the fate of Bashar al-Assad.
# war - Thursday 3 December, 2015
Six targets were the focus of RAF Tornado jets.
A new report identifies that women and girls with disabilities are “a particularly at risk group for sexual violence” during humanitarian crises.
# war - Sunday 22 November, 2015
There are a number of steps that should be taken to address the threat posed by terrorists, writes Julien Mercille.
# war - Saturday 21 November, 2015
Ireland will be neutral until the day, unlikely and all that it is, that we require someone else’s military assistance, writes Aaron McKenna.
# war - Thursday 19 November, 2015
He’s absolutely dreading it this year, apparently.
# war - Monday 16 November, 2015
Hollande and Barack Obama have both given addresses in short order this afternoon.
# war - Tuesday 10 November, 2015
The 98 year old dedicated the award to all the Irish soldiers who fought in the war, saying they remain in his memory to this day.
# war - Thursday 29 October, 2015
Looking at the current crisis, I see myself and my parents at the time when we struggled, writes Thamil Ananthavinayagan.
# war - Sunday 25 October, 2015
The second week of October saw the highest number of Palestinian deaths and injuries in the West Bank and Israel recorded in a single week since 2005.
# war - Monday 12 October, 2015
Edith Cavell’s death sparked outrage.
# war - Wednesday 23 September, 2015