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#Gaza

# gaza - Sunday 10 August, 2014

Hillary Clinton is in no doubt who she blames for the deaths in Gaza

She offered a strong defence of Israel and said that criticism of the state has been “unfair”.

Palestianian 11-year-old shot dead in West Bank as Israel refuses to return to peace talks

“Israel will not engage in negotiations under fire,” Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said.

Opinion: The Syrian Civil War has moved out of the limelight – and towards its endgame

Moderate rebels are being squeezed simultaneously by IS and Assad regime forces.

Weird Wide Web: Dating abandoned animals, a Gaza smartphone game and suing Facebook

All of your essential tech and social media news for the week in one byte-sized portion.

# gaza - Saturday 9 August, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

Everybody’s talking about Gaza protests, pay cut reversals and Irish rugby women marching on.

Up to 7,000 march as Dublin comes out in force to support Gaza

About 20,000 people also marched in London today.

Violence continues in Gaza with 30 air strikes, killing five Palestinians

The Palestinian interior ministry said Israeli jets destroyed three mosques, at least two of which were considered close to Hamas.

# gaza - Friday 8 August, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Friday

Everyone’s talking about US strikes on Iraq, a new weather warning, and an Irish woman charged over baby death.

In pics: Talks in tatters as Gaza rocket fire and air strikes resume

Hamas rejected a proposed extension to the 72-hour ceasefire and a 12-year-old boy has already been killed since the fighting resumed.

The 9 at 9: Friday

It’s Friday – and here’s everything you need to know as you start your day.

Hamas rejects extension of ceasefire, but denies firing rockets

Israel says that two rockets were fired at the southern city of Ashkolon.

# gaza - Thursday 7 August, 2014

With six hours to go, no-one knows if the Gaza ceasefire will hold or not

“Right now there is uncertainty”.

The 9 at 9: Thursday

It’s Thursday – and here’s everything you need to know as you start your day.

Amnesty accuses Israeli army of "deliberate attacks" on Gaza health workers

The organisation says that it has received “harrowing descriptions” of the “utterly impossible situation”.

# gaza - Wednesday 6 August, 2014

Israel and Hamas appear at odds over prolonging ceasefire

The Hamas deputy leader said, “There is no agreement to extend the ceasefire.”

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

It’s Wednesday – and here’s everything you need to know as you start your day.

Fragile Gaza ceasefire enters second day

Talks are due to take place in Cairo today aimed at securing a permanent ceasefire.

"They died for nothing": WW1 'revisionism' criticised World War One This post contains a poll

"They died for nothing": WW1 'revisionism' criticised

The Irish Anti-War movement have criticised ‘idealised’ versions of the First World War.

# gaza - Tuesday 5 August, 2014

Protesters hold Israel boycott 'die-ins' at several Dublin stores

The group hit Tesco, M & S, and Smyths.

From The42 'I just don't agree with what's happening' - Gordon D'Arcy's support for Gaza Protests

'I just don't agree with what's happening' - Gordon D'Arcy's support for Gaza

The international centre wants Ireland to show solidarity with the people of Gaza.

British minister quits Cabinet over Gaza

Sayeeda Warsi says she can no longer support the government’s policy in the Middle East.

Google pulls 'Bomb Gaza' game from app store after backlash

The Android game, which allows players to be the Israeli army and drop bombs on the city of Gaza, was removed from the Google Play store after complaints were made.

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

It’s the start of your four-day week – and here’s everything you need to know as you start your day.

72-hour ceasefire in Gaza begins - moments after attacks from both sides

Just before it began, Hamas militants fired rockets at central Israel, while the Israeli air force staged five raids.

# gaza - Monday 4 August, 2014

Eight-year-old Palestinian girl killed six minutes into Israeli-declared ceasefire

The strike came six minutes into a ceasefire and hit a refugee camp.

New Gaza conflict murals appear in Belfast Gaza This post contains images

New Gaza conflict murals appear in Belfast

A child was killed by an Israeli air strike today – just minutes into an Israeli-declared truce.

Gaza waits as another ceasefire is declared

Israel announced the seven-hour ceasefire in all areas except Rafah.

# gaza - Sunday 3 August, 2014

UN chief says today's strike on a UN school is "a criminal act"

Israel says its operation is ‘changing gear’.

Israel announces death of missing soldier, while 12 die in air strikes on Gaza

Nine of the victims were killed in the southern town of Rafah and three other in central Gaza, the sources said.

# gaza - Saturday 2 August, 2014

From The42 Snapshot: Gordon D'Arcy among those in attendance at Gaza protests in Dublin Support

Snapshot: Gordon D'Arcy among those in attendance at Gaza protests in Dublin

Ex-rugby player Trevor Hogan is also affiliated with the movement.

End in sight? Israel says it's safe to return to some parts of Gaza Operation Protective Edge This post contains images

End in sight? Israel says it's safe to return to some parts of Gaza

While in Ireland, thousands rallied to protest against the conflict.

Hamas denies knowledge of captured soldier as US votes to fund Israel's Iron Dome

A short lived truce collapsed yesterday with 107 Palestinians killed.

The 9 at 9: Saturday

It’s Saturday – and here’s all that you need to know as you start your long weekend.

Israel has lost more soldiers during this Palestinian conflict than in the last ten years

For the first time in years, the deaths of Israeli soldiers outweighs the death of civilians.

'Not sitting on the fence': How the government wants backbenchers to explain Ireland's UN abstention

Charlie Flanagan issued advice to government TDs and Senators to deal with queries over Ireland’s controversial decision to abstain from a UN vote on Gaza.

# gaza - Friday 1 August, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Friday

Everyone is talking about the discovery of a human leg in Dublin, Ebola evacuations, and injured robots.

Israeli soldier was 'dragged into a tunnel' by Gaza militants, says IDF

62 people have been killed on the southern Gaza Strip city of Rafah today after the collapse of a US and UN brokered ceasefire

Galway town leads the way on Israeli boycott

The action by Kinvara follows calls by Trócaire for a ban on goods from settlements in the West Bank.

Gaza truce in tatters as 27 are killed by intensive Israeli shelling

Israel claim that eight rockets and mortars have been fired across the border by Hamas.

The 9 at 9: Friday

It’s Friday – and here’s all that you need to know as you start your day.