Why try to pretend that the life of Israeli children is as bad as that of Palestinians? Yes, there is suffering on both sides: both the Qassams and Cast Lead are criminal oppression of civilians. But the world knows that the Palestiniana suffer vastly, hugely, more; and describing Ireland response to that suffering as "blatantly pro-Palestinian" devalues all your arguments.
Syrian rebels threaten to shell government forces if prisoners' demands not met (Reuters)
from the article: What we can learn from Ireland