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#Palestine

# palestine - Sunday 24 April, 2016

Israel frees youngest female Palestinian prisoner
# West Bank
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# West Bank

Israel frees youngest female Palestinian prisoner

Apr 24th 2016, 6:46 PM 19,608 Views 211 Comments

The 12-year-old girl confessed to planning a stabbing attack in the West Bank.

# palestine - Sunday 13 March, 2016

'Having lived in Dublin all my life, I'm not used to being stopped at checkpoints, harassed and searched'
# Opinion
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# Opinion

'Having lived in Dublin all my life, I'm not used to being stopped at checkpoints, harassed and searched'

Mar 13th 2016, 11:15 AM 517 Views 208 Comments

Katie O’Kelly writes about her time in Palestine.

# palestine - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

Palestinian attacker kills US tourist in stabbing spree along Tel Aviv's waterfront
# Rampage
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# Rampage

Palestinian attacker kills US tourist in stabbing spree along Tel Aviv's waterfront

Mar 8th 2016, 7:37 PM 18,362 Views 111 Comments

It comes amid a cycle of violence that’s left 184 Palestinians and 28 Israelis dead.

# palestine - Thursday 4 February, 2016

Two Israelis jailed for life for burning Palestinian teen alive
# Gaza
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# Gaza

Two Israelis jailed for life for burning Palestinian teen alive

Feb 4th 2016, 12:07 PM 14,329 Views 122 Comments

16-year-old Mohammed Abu Khdeir was snatched from the street and killed in 2014.

# palestine - Saturday 23 January, 2016

'I'm an Irishman in the West Bank helping kids get to school through checkpoints'
# Opinion
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# Opinion

'I'm an Irishman in the West Bank helping kids get to school through checkpoints'

Jan 23rd 2016, 7:30 PM 477 Views 197 Comments

Alex Dunne has been in the West Bank for over 40 days now, collecting stories of stories of military incursions, night raids, and settler attacks.

# palestine - Monday 18 January, 2016

Jewish extremists vandalise church where Virgin Mary is said to have died
# Radical Messages
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# Radical Messages

Jewish extremists vandalise church where Virgin Mary is said to have died

Jan 18th 2016, 8:42 AM 20,489 Views 121 Comments

The graffiti included threats of violence, messages degrading Jesus and a call for Christians to “go to hell”.

# palestine - Saturday 2 January, 2016

Police continue manhunt for Tel Aviv shooting suspect
# Dizengoff Street
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# Dizengoff Street

Police continue manhunt for Tel Aviv shooting suspect

Jan 2nd 2016, 2:22 PM 7,835 Views 40 Comments

After the attack, hundreds of police had been seen scouring the area and entering buildings to search for suspects as police helicopters buzzed overhead.

# palestine - Thursday 12 November, 2015

EU says products made in Jewish settlements can no longer have 'Made in Israel' label
# Palestine
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# Palestine

EU says products made in Jewish settlements can no longer have 'Made in Israel' label

Nov 12th 2015, 8:23 AM 15,951 Views 159 Comments

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the EU should be ashamed, comparing the move to Nazi-era pratices.

# palestine - Friday 6 November, 2015

Netanyahu's new PR director: 'John Kerry has the mental age of a 12-year-old'
# Israel
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# Israel

Netanyahu's new PR director: 'John Kerry has the mental age of a 12-year-old'

Nov 6th 2015, 9:48 PM 12,874 Views 94 Comments

It is reported that Netanyahu described the comments as unacceptable.

# palestine - Wednesday 4 November, 2015

One event 20 years ago changed Israel and Palestine forever
# Yitzhak Rabin
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# Yitzhak Rabin

One event 20 years ago changed Israel and Palestine forever

Nov 4th 2015, 6:04 AM 20,970 Views 101 Comments

The assassination of Yitzhak Rabin was 20 years ago today.

# palestine - Sunday 25 October, 2015

'I hear the sound of helicopters overhead and the piercing sound of police sirens. The violence has been appalling'
# Opinion
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# Opinion

'I hear the sound of helicopters overhead and the piercing sound of police sirens. The violence has been appalling'

Oct 25th 2015, 12:00 PM 87 Views 105 Comments

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.

# palestine - Monday 19 October, 2015

Israel tensions rise after soldier shot at bus station
# Beersheba
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# Beersheba

Israel tensions rise after soldier shot at bus station

Oct 19th 2015, 7:56 AM 6,730 Views 97 Comments

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.

# palestine - Friday 16 October, 2015

Joseph's Tomb torched as Palestinians call for 'a Friday of revolution'
# Tensions
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# Tensions

Joseph's Tomb torched as Palestinians call for 'a Friday of revolution'

Oct 16th 2015, 4:31 PM 21,001 Views 224 Comments

Israeli security forces have deployed massively in Jerusalem after two weeks of Palestinian attacks in the city and across Israel.

# palestine - Friday 9 October, 2015

Israel kills six Palestinians as Hamas leader declares new war
# Third Intifada
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# Third Intifada

Israel kills six Palestinians as Hamas leader declares new war

Oct 9th 2015, 11:58 PM 21,601 Views 178 Comments

The deaths come after several Israelis were stabbed earlier this week.

# palestine - Friday 11 September, 2015

Ireland backs vote as Palestinian flag set to fly over United Nations
# Passed
From TheJournal.ie
# Passed

Ireland backs vote as Palestinian flag set to fly over United Nations

Sep 11th 2015, 12:21 PM 11,372 Views 120 Comments

Palestine and the Vatican are the only two observer states in the UN.

# palestine - Tuesday 4 August, 2015

Israel rounds up Jewish extremists after Palestinian baby is burned to death
# West Bank
From TheJournal.ie
# West Bank

Israel rounds up Jewish extremists after Palestinian baby is burned to death

Aug 4th 2015, 11:59 PM 24,213 Views 89 Comments

The men are being held using detention laws usually reserved for Palestinians.

# palestine - Saturday 1 August, 2015

Palestinian toddler burned to death in 'settler' arson attack
# Israel
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# Israel

Palestinian toddler burned to death in 'settler' arson attack

Aug 1st 2015, 11:19 AM 13,909 Views 106 Comments

The attack happened yesterday and also critically wounded the toddler’s parents and brother.

# palestine - Friday 31 July, 2015

Palestinian baby killed in fire started by Israeli settlers at his home
# West Bank
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# West Bank

Palestinian baby killed in fire started by Israeli settlers at his home

Jul 31st 2015, 7:18 AM 11,370 Views 129 Comments

The child’s parents and older brother were severely injured in the blaze.

# palestine - Sunday 26 July, 2015

'Holy Land' tour brochure banned after Palestine border dispute
# Could Cause Offence
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# Could Cause Offence

'Holy Land' tour brochure banned after Palestine border dispute

Jul 26th 2015, 8:45 AM 15,469 Views 107 Comments

A map included by the tour company could potentially cause offence, according to the advertising standards body.

# palestine - Monday 20 July, 2015

What I've learned from volunteering in Palestine
# Opinion
From TheJournal.ie
# Opinion

What I've learned from volunteering in Palestine

Jul 20th 2015, 12:01 PM 3,573 Views 179 Comments

A member of Tipperary’s 2010 hurling All-Ireland winning squad writes about volunteering with Palestinian youth as part of the Palestine Summer Encounter Project.

# palestine - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

'I want to learn how to swim like a fish': Gaza children take photos of their life inside the city
# Palestine
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# Palestine

'I want to learn how to swim like a fish': Gaza children take photos of their life inside the city

Jul 7th 2015, 5:08 PM 18,630 Views 88 Comments

Children from refugee camps were given cameras to document their day.

# palestine - Friday 19 June, 2015

From West Tipperary to Palestine - one All-Ireland winning hurler's trip of a lifetime
# Good Cause
# Good Cause

From West Tipperary to Palestine - one All-Ireland winning hurler's trip of a lifetime

Jun 19th 2015, 12:02 PM 15,139 Views 18 Comments

Timmy Hammersley will spend the month of July in the Middle East.

# palestine - Thursday 4 June, 2015

A massive phone company is pulling out of Israel, and Israel is NOT happy
# Big Boycott
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# Big Boycott

A massive phone company is pulling out of Israel, and Israel is NOT happy

Jun 4th 2015, 10:23 PM 30,397 Views 173 Comments

Benjamin Netanyahu called it a “miserable” decision.

# palestine - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

Israel makes a U-turn on plan to put Jews and Palestinians in segregated buses
# Uproar
From TheJournal.ie
# Uproar

Israel makes a U-turn on plan to put Jews and Palestinians in segregated buses

May 20th 2015, 8:10 PM 10,915 Views 54 Comments

The ban was only introduced today and was quickly met with condemnation.

# palestine - Friday 15 May, 2015

Swipe right for peace: This dating app aims to bring Israelis and Palestinians together
# Verona
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# Verona

Swipe right for peace: This dating app aims to bring Israelis and Palestinians together

May 15th 2015, 9:55 PM 8,066 Views 32 Comments

“World Peace, one swipe at a time”.

# palestine - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

Pope Francis recognises Palestinian statehood, and Israel isn't pleased
# Conflict
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# Conflict

Pope Francis recognises Palestinian statehood, and Israel isn't pleased

May 13th 2015, 9:38 PM 15,755 Views 104 Comments

Israel said this development does not further the peace process.

# palestine - Thursday 7 May, 2015

'You can't fire a mortar and target your enemy precisely – I can say that with confidence'
# Opinion
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# Opinion

'You can't fire a mortar and target your enemy precisely – I can say that with confidence'

May 7th 2015, 10:15 PM 308 Views 59 Comments

A former IDF Commander writes about civilian casualties in Gaza.

# palestine - Tuesday 17 March, 2015

An almost-Irish candidate could be set to become the next Prime Minister of Israel
# Our Horse In The Race
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# Our Horse In The Race

An almost-Irish candidate could be set to become the next Prime Minister of Israel

Mar 17th 2015, 8:35 AM 18,827 Views 100 Comments

Polls have opened in more than 10,000 stations around the country.

# palestine - Wednesday 4 March, 2015

Senator: I was called a Nazi and threatened with rape for supporting Palestine
# Abuse
From TheJournal.ie
# Abuse

Senator: I was called a Nazi and threatened with rape for supporting Palestine

Mar 4th 2015, 8:05 PM 26,173 Views 85 Comments

Fianna Fáil’s Averil Power also spoke to TheJournal.ie about Micheál Martin’s leadership.

# palestine - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

You'll be seeing billboards and bus ads about the State of Palestine from today
# Dublin
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# Dublin

You'll be seeing billboards and bus ads about the State of Palestine from today

Feb 25th 2015, 10:26 AM 8,798 Views 74 Comments

TDs from four main parties have supported the action.

# palestine - Saturday 14 February, 2015

Over 700 artists announce a 'cultural boycott' of Israel
# Open Letter
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# Open Letter

Over 700 artists announce a 'cultural boycott' of Israel

Feb 14th 2015, 2:58 PM 22,086 Views 152 Comments

They say they will not accept invitations to Israel, or funding from institutions linked to its government.

# palestine - Thursday 22 January, 2015

Israel has punished Palestine by freezing bank accounts, leaving people penniless
# Frozen
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# Frozen

Israel has punished Palestine by freezing bank accounts, leaving people penniless

Jan 22nd 2015, 7:00 AM 9,124 Views 72 Comments

Palestine applied to join the International Criminal Court, angering Israel.

# palestine - Thursday 15 January, 2015

'The Gaza blockade is radicalising young men'
# Gaza
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# Gaza

'The Gaza blockade is radicalising young men'

Jan 15th 2015, 6:15 AM 5,049 Views 55 Comments

Trocaire says that rebuilding after Operation Protective Edge has not begun.

# palestine - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

A Jewish newspaper has photoshopped Angela Merkel out of this Charlie Hebdo march
# Disappearing Act
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# Disappearing Act

A Jewish newspaper has photoshopped Angela Merkel out of this Charlie Hebdo march

Jan 13th 2015, 9:15 AM 40,313 Views 116 Comments

Now you see her, now you don’t.

# palestine - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

Palestinian gets 3 life terms for murder of Israeli teenagers
# 50 Day War
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# 50 Day War

Palestinian gets 3 life terms for murder of Israeli teenagers

Jan 6th 2015, 10:10 PM 10,037 Views 88 Comments

Their deaths sparked a 50-day conflict in Gaza, in which more than 2,000 people were killed.

# palestine - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

Israel warns of 'retaliatory steps' as Palestine signs up to International Criminal Court
# War Crimes
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# War Crimes

Israel warns of 'retaliatory steps' as Palestine signs up to International Criminal Court

Dec 31st 2014, 8:25 PM 13,955 Views 47 Comments

Benjamin Netanyahu called Israel’s soldiers “the most moral army in the world”.

Palestinian resolution on Israel withdrawal rejected by UN Security Council
# Peace Deal
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# Peace Deal

Palestinian resolution on Israel withdrawal rejected by UN Security Council

Dec 31st 2014, 7:05 AM 4,257 Views 41 Comments

France and Luxembourg supported the Palestinians.

# palestine - Sunday 28 December, 2014

The 33 photographs that took our breath away this year
# Pics Of The Year
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# Pics Of The Year

The 33 photographs that took our breath away this year

Dec 28th 2014, 9:00 PM 85,614 Views 29 Comments

From Leaving Certificate students to George Clooney, here are the most striking photographs from 2014.

# palestine - Wednesday 17 December, 2014

EU removes Hamas from terror list (for now) and votes to recognise Palestine
# Middle East
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# Middle East

EU removes Hamas from terror list (for now) and votes to recognise Palestine

Dec 17th 2014, 1:08 PM 6,074 Views 109 Comments

The vote was in principle, and a watered-down version of the original motion.

# palestine - Wednesday 10 December, 2014

"Let’s move beyond symbolism" - Dáil votes unanimously to recognise the State of Palestine
# Matters Of State
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# Matters Of State

"Let’s move beyond symbolism" - Dáil votes unanimously to recognise the State of Palestine

Dec 10th 2014, 11:00 PM 11,591 Views 121 Comments

The motion calls on the Government to change Ireland’s official position.