Friday July 31, 2015
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has condemned the killing of an 18-month-old boy in an arson attack by suspected Jewish settlers in the Israeli-occupied West Bank.
Friday July 17, 2015
Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has said that a landmark nuclear deal with world powers "won't change" the country's stance toward the "arrogant" United States.
Friday July 10, 2015
"The patients would keep pouring in, just minutes after each attack. The emergency room would be filled up with unsorted patients with all types of injures... There would be organised chaos." says Dr Mads Gilbert, who treated causalities in Gaza in 2014.
Friday June 19, 2015
A round-up of Irish and international news stories.
Tuesday June 16, 2015
An Egyptian court has sentenced ousted Islamist president Mohammed Mursi to death in a case related to a mass jail break that took place in 2011.
Sunday June 14, 2015
An Israeli army jeep struck and killed a Palestinian in the occupied West Bank this morning, with the military and locals giving conflicting accounts of the circumstances.
Wednesday May 27, 2015
Amnesty International said in a report today that Hamas committed war crimes against Palestinian civilians in Gaza during last year's war with Israel.
Wednesday May 20, 2015
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has ordered the suspension of a controversial measure banning Palestinians from riding the same buses as Jewish settlers when returning from Israel to the West Bank.
Saturday May 16, 2015
An Egyptian court sentenced deposed Islamist president Mohamed Morsi to death today over jail breaks during the 2011 uprising.
Friday May 08, 2015
The Labour party suffered a number of high-profile casualties in the UK election, while the Liberal Democrats also suffered heavy losses amid a surge from the Scottish National Party.