Tagged with ISRAEL

19 Palestinians mostly children, killed prior to ceasefire

19 Palestinians mostly children, killed prior to ceasefire


GAZA, (PIC)– Nineteen Palestinians were killed at dawn Saturday when Israeli warplanes bombed al-Najar family’s home in Khan Younis southern Gaza Strip. Israeli artillery intensively fired shells at a residential building, belonging to al-Najar family, in Khan Younis. Nineteen family members, mostly children, were killed during the attack, medical sources confirmed. Meanwhile, Israeli warplanes targeted … Continue reading

Councillor pulls down Israeli flag in Dublin

Councillor pulls down Israeli flag in Dublin


Councillor pulls down Israeli flag at children’s sailing event Hugh Lewis of People Before Profit brought a ladder to the seafront in Dun Laoghaire where flags from some 44 countries were flying to mark the European Optimist championship. The event is for under-16 sailors. Three girls and four boys from Israel took part in the … Continue reading

Sayed Kashua: why I have to leave Israel

Sayed Kashua: why I have to leave Israel


Quite soon I am going away from here. In a few days we’ll be leaving Jerusalem, leaving the country. Yesterday we bought little suitcases for the kids. No need to take a lot of clothes, we’ll leave our winter clothes; in any event they won’t be warm enough given the cold of southern Illinois, USA. … Continue reading