Circus skills classes providing respite from the siege in Gaza

Jenny Higgins teaches circus skills to women and girls in Gaza, writes Ellie O’Byrne

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Readers' Blog: It’s logical that Gaza become part of Egypt

In the interest of balance you need to look at Gaza and the West Bank also from an Israeli position.

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Two Palestinians killed as violence erupts amid Gaza ceasefire

Gaza militants fired some 200 rockets at Israel and the Israeli military carried out a similar number of airstrikes in Gaza this week.

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Israeli leaders plan response as Gaza violence continues

Egypt is seeking to broker a long-term ceasefire between the two sides.

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UN envoy ‘deeply alarmed’ by escalation in violence in Gaza Strip

Israel has carried out air strikes in retaliation over rockets fired by Hamas.

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Israel pounds Gaza Strip with airstrikes amid ceasefire talks

Palestinians fired scores of rockets into Israel as Egypt seeks to broker a truce.

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Israeli lethal force in Gaza may be war crime, says rights group

At least 120 Palestinians have been killed by Israeli troops during protests along the border.

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Israelis and Palestinians gear up for fresh confrontation

Protesters are massing for another demonstration along the border.

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Egypt to open Gaza border crossing for Ramadan

The Rafah crossing is Gaza’s main gate to the outside world.

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Four Palestinians killed in Gaza by 'mysterious explosion'

Four Palestinians have been killed and several others were injured in a mysterious blast in the south-east part of the Gaza Strip, Gaza's health ministry said.

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One killed and hundreds injured in clashes on Gaza border

Thousands of Palestinians have staged a mass protest along Gaza's sealed border with Israel, some burning large Israeli flags and torching tyres while soldiers fired tear gas and live bullets.

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One killed and hundreds injured in clashes on Gaza border

Thousands of Palestinians have staged a mass protest along Gaza's sealed border with Israel, some burning large Israeli flags and torching tyres while soldiers fired tear gas and live bullets.

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Brendan Howlin calls for Gaza killings to be raised at EU level

Labour Party Leader Brendan Howlin has called on the Minister for Foreign Affairs to raise the latest Israeli actions at the Gaza border at EU level.

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Latest: Six Palestinian deaths brings to 28 those killed in protests on Gaza-Israel border

Latest: Palestinians have torched piles of tyres near Gaza's border with Israel, sending plumes of black smoke into the air and drawing Israeli fire that killed six men in a second mass protest in a week.

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