This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
Dublin: 17 °C Tuesday 23 July, 2019

#Gaza Flotilla

# gaza-flotilla - Friday 22 March, 2013

Turkey accepts Israeli apology over fatal flotilla raid

Benjamin Netanyahu has apologised to Turkey for a deadly 2010 flotilla raid and announced a full resumption of diplomatic ties as well as compensation for the families of those killed.

# gaza-flotilla - Thursday 29 December, 2011

Top 10 stories that got you talking in 2011 Review 2011 This post contains images

Top 10 stories that got you talking in 2011

Alternative medicine, the Gaza flotilla and same-sex marriages – these are the stories that sparked the most debate in 2011.

# gaza-flotilla - Wednesday 28 December, 2011

Top 10 stories you shared on Facebook in 2011 Review 2011 This post contains images

Top 10 stories you shared on Facebook in 2011

Pizza is a vegetable, a pet rescue in the Liffey and the tragedy of one young woman’s lonely death – some of the stories you most wanted to share with your Facebook friends.

# gaza-flotilla - Monday 19 September, 2011

From The42 Sports stars renew their support for Gaza flotilla MV Saoirse This post contains videos

Sports stars renew their support for Gaza flotilla

Eoin Kelly and Jerry Flannery among the stars lending their voice to the MV Saoirse’s forthcoming expedition.

# gaza-flotilla - Sunday 10 July, 2011

Irish woman held in Israel over 'flytilla' protest

Dee Murphy was “handcuffed and shackled” on arrival at Tel Aviv airport, according to reports.

# gaza-flotilla - Monday 4 July, 2011

Greece blocks Gaza flotilla boat

Four Irish activists arrived back in Dublin today as a result of their vessel being damaged in Turkey last week, as Greece blocks a boat trying to join the international flotilla from Crete.

# gaza-flotilla - Thursday 30 June, 2011

The 9 at 9: Thursday

In today’s 9 at 9: The Irish ship sailing to Gaza is damaged; more Special Olympic success for Ireland; Greece prepares for another crucial vote; and the harshness of a mother-in-law.

# gaza-flotilla - Monday 27 June, 2011

Israel threatens to punish journalists covering Gaza flotilla

Reports from the flotilla could see journalists banned from Israel for ten years, according to Israeli officials. Meanwhile, Palestine pledges to push for UN recognition of independence.

# gaza-flotilla - Saturday 25 June, 2011

Minister questions need for Gaza flotilla

Alan Shatter said the aid mission was a political protest.

# gaza-flotilla - Thursday 10 February, 2011

Irish artists join forces to launch Gaza ship fundraiser

Stephen Rea and Robert Ballagh are among those who are helping to raise funds for a second flotilla.

# gaza-flotilla - Monday 24 January, 2011

Gaza flotilla raid legal, says Israeli inquiry

The Israeli raid on a Turkish ship bound for Gaza was legal, a commission finds, because Israel is in a state of war.

# gaza-flotilla - Monday 25 October, 2010

Israel: "We fired 308 bullets at Gaza aid ship"

An Israeli general says the live bullets were fired to repel people abroad a ship who attacked them with an Uzi.

# gaza-flotilla - Monday 4 October, 2010

Israeli supreme court attacks Irish activist's "propaganda"

Mairead Corrigan Maguire is admonished for calling Israel an “apartheid state” as she appeals her deportation.