This Week

This Week

Sunday, 1pm

This Week Sunday 3 August 2014

This Week

This Week

A look at events making the news in the past week with Fran McNulty and Richard Crowley.

Louise O'Keeffe requests meeting with Taoiseach Enda Kenny

Louise O'Keeffe requests meeting with Taoiseach Enda Kenny

We speak to abuse survivor Louise O'Keefe, who gives her reaction to the Governments official response to the EU Human Rights Court ruling in her favour.

Violence continues in Gaza

Violence continues in Gaza

For the latest on the ongoing troubles in the Middle-East, we speak to Nicole Jonson, correspondent with Al Jazeera television.

Is the end of military action between Israel and Palestine in sight?

Is the end of military action between Israel and Palestine in sight?

Richard Crowley speaks to Ephraim Halevy, former head of Israel's security service Mossad on how Israel fought this war.

Chaos in Libya

Chaos in Libya

Former Lybian Minister Fatima Hamroush on the complexities of the ongoing conflict. RTÉ's John Burke reports on Irish citizens who have asked the Irish government for assistance to get out of Libya.

Potential pay deal for doctors

Potential pay deal for doctors

SIPTU's Vice-President Patricia King says her members are entitled to any pay review granted to Hospital Consultants.

Scheme for disabled people falls short of targets

Scheme for disabled people falls short of targets

John Burke reports on a government scheme which aims to assist disabled people to find full-time jobs, which is falling far short of its targets.

Tracing Great War roots

Tracing Great War roots

RTÉ Cameraman Michael Lee's family took part in the Great War. In the late 1980's, he interviewed a number of World War I veterans to try and establish the role his two great-uncles played in the war.

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