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#Israel

# israel - Monday 28 May, 2018

Russian billionaire Abramovich granted Israeli citizenship after UK visa issues: reports
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# Roman Holiday

Russian billionaire Abramovich granted Israeli citizenship after UK visa issues: reports

May 28th 2018, 10:38 PM 31,512 Views 64 Comments

It had been reported that the Chelsea owner’s visa in the UK had run out and was taking longer than usual to renew.

Coveney to discuss 'troubling events in Gaza' with EU foreign ministers
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Coveney to discuss 'troubling events in Gaza' with EU foreign ministers

May 28th 2018, 9:48 AM 5,755 Views 50 Comments

The Tánaiste is due to go to Palestine and Israel next week.

# israel - Friday 18 May, 2018

Egypt opens its borders to Gaza for Ramadan to help 'ease suffering'
# Rafah Crossing
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# Rafah Crossing

Egypt opens its borders to Gaza for Ramadan to help 'ease suffering'

May 18th 2018, 3:45 PM 15,238 Views 112 Comments

The Rafah crossing is the Gaza Strip’s only gateway to the outside world not controlled by Israel.

# israel - Wednesday 16 May, 2018

Poll: Should Ireland expel its Israeli Ambassador?
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# Gaza Strip

Poll: Should Ireland expel its Israeli Ambassador?

May 16th 2018, 9:27 AM 122,153 Views 425 Comments

Mary Lou McDonald has said that the Israeli Ambassador should “pack his bags and go” after recent deaths in the Gaza Strip.

# israel - Tuesday 15 May, 2018

'Stand in solidarity with us': Crowd protests in Dublin at killing of 60 Palestinians by Israeli troops
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# Gaza

'Stand in solidarity with us': Crowd protests in Dublin at killing of 60 Palestinians by Israeli troops

May 15th 2018, 8:12 PM 33,786 Views 102 Comments

Israel has faced widespread international condemnation for the killings.

Gaza killings: Sinn Féin says Israeli ambassador should 'pack his bags' and be expelled
# Gaza Strip
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# Gaza Strip

Gaza killings: Sinn Féin says Israeli ambassador should 'pack his bags' and be expelled

May 15th 2018, 1:45 PM 31,547 Views 315 Comments

59 Palestinians were killed by Israeli forces during protests along the Gaza border against the US embassy opening in Jerusalem.

Palestinian baby dies from tear gas inhalation at Gaza protest
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# Protests

Palestinian baby dies from tear gas inhalation at Gaza protest

May 15th 2018, 6:48 AM 11,791 Views 114 Comments

Eight-month-old Leila al-Ghandour was exposed to the gas east of Gaza City during major protests on Monday.

# israel - Monday 14 May, 2018

55 Palestinians - including children under 16 - killed by Israeli troops as US opens its new embassy in Jerusalem
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55 Palestinians - including children under 16 - killed by Israeli troops as US opens its new embassy in Jerusalem

May 14th 2018, 10:35 PM 42,884 Views 296 Comments

The surge in fatalities led South Africa to recall its ambassador in Israel “with immediate effect until further notice”.

One million viewers tuned in to watch Eurovision
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# I'm Not Your Toy

One million viewers tuned in to watch Eurovision

May 14th 2018, 5:31 PM 19,996 Views 43 Comments

The final had an average of 690,000 viewers on Saturday night.

Israel calls on Ireland to follow US example and move its embassy to Jerusalem
# Jerusalem
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# Jerusalem

Israel calls on Ireland to follow US example and move its embassy to Jerusalem

May 14th 2018, 4:27 PM 26,343 Views 35 Comments

The United States officially opened its new embassy in Jerusalem today.

Heavy security as US to carry out deeply controversial Jerusalem embassy move today
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Heavy security as US to carry out deeply controversial Jerusalem embassy move today

May 14th 2018, 6:57 AM 11,145 Views 68 Comments

Around 1,000 police officers will be positioned around the embassy.

# israel - Sunday 13 May, 2018

"Israel is the rightful winner if we see it as a circus": The Netherlands reacts to the Eurovision results
# Eurovision
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# Eurovision

"Israel is the rightful winner if we see it as a circus": The Netherlands reacts to the Eurovision results

May 13th 2018, 3:37 PM 10,119 Views 7 Comments

Netta won for Israel with 529 points.

# israel - Friday 11 May, 2018

Iranian cleric threatens Israeli cities with destruction as tensions flare between both nations
# Diplomatic Tensions
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# Diplomatic Tensions

Iranian cleric threatens Israeli cities with destruction as tensions flare between both nations

May 11th 2018, 10:15 PM 14,453 Views 105 Comments

There have been serious military confrontations between both nations in recent days.

# israel - Thursday 10 May, 2018

At least 23 fighters killed after Israel strikes Iranian targets in Syria
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# Golan Heights

At least 23 fighters killed after Israel strikes Iranian targets in Syria

May 10th 2018, 12:12 PM 24,357 Views 202 Comments

Russia said 28 Israeli warplanes took part in the raids and around 70 missiles were fired in the attack.

# israel - Monday 30 April, 2018

Israel's Netanyahu says he has proof of Iran's 'secret' nuclear weapons plan
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# Televised Address

Israel's Netanyahu says he has proof of Iran's 'secret' nuclear weapons plan

Apr 30th 2018, 9:30 PM 10,336 Views 121 Comments

Iran has dismissed Netanyahu’s allegations on nuclear weapons ahead of a renewed Iran deal.

# israel - Saturday 28 April, 2018

Palestinian teen dies as death toll from new Gaza demonstrations increases to 45
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# Gaza Deaths

Palestinian teen dies as death toll from new Gaza demonstrations increases to 45

Apr 28th 2018, 1:50 PM 8,360 Views 94 Comments

Forty-five Palestinians have been killed by Israeli fire since 30 March.

# israel - Saturday 14 April, 2018

Four Palestinians killed after mysterious blast in Gaza
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# Gaza

Four Palestinians killed after mysterious blast in Gaza

Apr 14th 2018, 2:48 PM 8,940 Views 62 Comments

The Israeli military said it was unaware of any activity in the area of the blast.

# israel - Friday 13 April, 2018

Tear gas and black smoke: Protesters are burning Israeli flags in Gaza
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# Great Return March

Tear gas and black smoke: Protesters are burning Israeli flags in Gaza

Apr 13th 2018, 1:57 PM 8,084 Views 162 Comments

At least 30 Palestinians have been wounded, with one shot in the head.

Dublin Lord Mayor signs document saying he will not enter Israel again without government permission
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# Israel

Dublin Lord Mayor signs document saying he will not enter Israel again without government permission

Apr 13th 2018, 9:33 AM 28,156 Views 231 Comments

Efforts were made to refuse Mícheál Mac Donncha entry to the country.

# israel - Thursday 12 April, 2018

Israeli authorities accuse Lord Mayor of waging 'campaign of hatred' against Israel
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# Mícheál Mac Donncha

Israeli authorities accuse Lord Mayor of waging 'campaign of hatred' against Israel

Apr 12th 2018, 6:13 PM 14,480 Views 165 Comments

The Israeli government has sought an official response from the Irish government.

'This is an attempt to silence critics': Dublin Lord Mayor hits out at Israel over plan to refuse him entry
# Palestine
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# Palestine

'This is an attempt to silence critics': Dublin Lord Mayor hits out at Israel over plan to refuse him entry

Apr 12th 2018, 11:54 AM 15,559 Views 104 Comments

Mícheál Mac Donncha has travelled to the city of Ramallah in the West Bank.

# israel - Tuesday 10 April, 2018

Lord Mayor of Dublin denies he's been refused entry to Israel - in fact, he's in his hotel
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# Ramallah

Lord Mayor of Dublin denies he's been refused entry to Israel - in fact, he's in his hotel

Apr 10th 2018, 10:20 PM 29,427 Views 58 Comments

“Rumours of my refusal are untrue.”

Israel's military investigating after video shows soldiers laughing after shooting Palestinian
# Gaza Strip
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# Gaza Strip

Israel's military investigating after video shows soldiers laughing after shooting Palestinian

Apr 10th 2018, 4:15 PM 19,785 Views 97 Comments

The Israeli military confirmed the authenticity of the video today.

# israel - Saturday 7 April, 2018

Journalist among the dead after Palestinian clashes with Israel troops in Gaza
# Ongoing Violence
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# Ongoing Violence

Journalist among the dead after Palestinian clashes with Israel troops in Gaza

Apr 7th 2018, 11:59 AM 10,306 Views 98 Comments

Thousands of protesters had approached the border fence around the Gaza Strip for the second week in a row.

# israel - Friday 6 April, 2018

16-year-old Palestinian boy shot dead as Gaza border protests continue
# Gaza Strip
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# Gaza Strip

16-year-old Palestinian boy shot dead as Gaza border protests continue

Apr 6th 2018, 5:15 PM 18,083 Views 160 Comments

The protests are in support of refugees, including those in the Palestinian enclave who want to return to their former homes.

# israel - Monday 2 April, 2018

Israel will send refugees to Western countries as deportation plan scrapped
# Refugee Crisis
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# Refugee Crisis

Israel will send refugees to Western countries as deportation plan scrapped

Apr 2nd 2018, 7:30 PM 19,731 Views 54 Comments

The original scheme was criticised by the United Nations.

Gaza protest death toll rises to 18 as Israel rejects allegations of excessive force
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# Protests

Gaza protest death toll rises to 18 as Israel rejects allegations of excessive force

Apr 2nd 2018, 2:23 PM 12,087 Views 138 Comments

More than 1,400 Palestinians were wounded during Friday’s clashes.

# israel - Sunday 1 April, 2018

Israel says it only shot at protesters charging Gaza border as it rejects call for inquiry
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# Inquiry

Israel says it only shot at protesters charging Gaza border as it rejects call for inquiry

Apr 1st 2018, 11:30 AM 9,816 Views 109 Comments

The Israeli military has identified and named ten of the dead as militants from Hamas and other groups.

# israel - Saturday 31 March, 2018

Coveney calls for Israeli restraint after 16 Palestinians killed in clashes
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# Gaza Protests

Coveney calls for Israeli restraint after 16 Palestinians killed in clashes

Mar 31st 2018, 5:59 PM 15,624 Views 172 Comments

Thousands of Gazans marched near the Israel border yesterday where Palestinian officials state Israeli soldiers opened fire.

# israel - Friday 30 March, 2018

12 dead after clashes erupt as thousands of Gazans march near Israel border
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# Tension

12 dead after clashes erupt as thousands of Gazans march near Israel border

Mar 30th 2018, 7:44 PM 17,455 Views 120 Comments

More than 1,200 were wounded by various means by Israeli forces.

# israel - Wednesday 21 March, 2018

Israel releases video of air strike against Syrian nuclear reactor
# Going Nuclear
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# Going Nuclear

Israel releases video of air strike against Syrian nuclear reactor

Mar 21st 2018, 7:25 AM 18,715 Views 135 Comments

Admitting to the 2007 raid is seen as a message from Israel to Iran.

# israel - Sunday 18 February, 2018

Two Palestinian teenagers killed by Israeli fire, medics say
# Fatalities
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# Fatalities

Two Palestinian teenagers killed by Israeli fire, medics say

Feb 18th 2018, 12:00 PM 6,279 Views 43 Comments

Four soldiers were also wounded in an apparent bomb attack on the border.

# israel - Tuesday 13 February, 2018

Israeli police recommend charging Prime Minister Netanyahu with bribery and corruption
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Israeli police recommend charging Prime Minister Netanyahu with bribery and corruption

Feb 13th 2018, 7:40 PM 10,138 Views 56 Comments

Netanyahu addressed the nation as the news broke tonight, proclaiming his innocence.

Journalists ordered to leave courtroom in trial of Palestinian teenager accused of hitting two Israeli soldiers
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# Israel

Journalists ordered to leave courtroom in trial of Palestinian teenager accused of hitting two Israeli soldiers

Feb 13th 2018, 11:11 AM 43,622 Views 0 Comments

A video showing the incident went viral in December.

# israel - Sunday 11 February, 2018

Israel's PM vows further action after 'serious blows' to Iran and Syria following airstrikes
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Israel's PM vows further action after 'serious blows' to Iran and Syria following airstrikes

Feb 11th 2018, 12:27 PM 12,986 Views 135 Comments

Russia has condemned, but the US has backed, Israel’s actions.

# israel - Saturday 10 February, 2018

Israel launches 'large-scale' air raids against Iranian targets in Syria
# Air Strikes
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# Air Strikes

Israel launches 'large-scale' air raids against Iranian targets in Syria

Feb 10th 2018, 1:15 PM 24,562 Views 111 Comments

It is the most serious confrontation between Israel and Iran since the Syrian conflict started in 2011.

# israel - Thursday 1 February, 2018

An Israeli group are reportedly suing the women who convinced Lorde to cancel her Tel Aviv concert
# Lorde
From The Daily Edge
# Lorde

An Israeli group are reportedly suing the women who convinced Lorde to cancel her Tel Aviv concert

Feb 1st 2018, 8:21 AM 2,289 Views 3 Comments

Lorde has yet to comment.

Poland officially passes bill saying it had no hand in the Holocaust
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# Not Complicit

Poland officially passes bill saying it had no hand in the Holocaust

Feb 1st 2018, 7:14 AM 19,833 Views 103 Comments

And Israel is not one bit impressed.

# israel - Wednesday 31 January, 2018

Irish ambassador to Israel summoned by Netanyahu over Seanad bill
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# Proposed Bill

Irish ambassador to Israel summoned by Netanyahu over Seanad bill

Jan 31st 2018, 8:23 AM 21,953 Views 126 Comments

The bill seeks to prohibit trade in Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank.

# israel - Sunday 28 January, 2018

These Israeli teeth show modern humans left Africa 100,000 years earlier than thought
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These Israeli teeth show modern humans left Africa 100,000 years earlier than thought

Jan 28th 2018, 3:30 PM 17,315 Views 36 Comments

The ancient jawbone is believed to be somewhere between 177,000 and 194,000 years old.