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# Ambush

Last year
Anatomy of an Ambush: Béal na Bláth and the military battle that changed the path of Irish history
Commandant Stephen MacEoin, a historian and infantry leader, examines the ambush at Béal na Bláth from a military perspective.
All time
Indigenous Amazon land defender killed by illegal loggers in ambush
A logger also died in the attack on Friday night in Maranhao, Brazil.
Suspect in custody over fatal shooting of police officers in ambush attack in the US
The shootings took place early this morning.
Kristin Davis was made act out a cringey Sex and the City skit on Aussie TV
She was there to talk about her work with refugees. Eeek.
New York reeling after policemen shot dead in their car before gunman shoots himself
The man posted online that he was planning to kill two police officers in retaliation for the police chokehold death of Eric Garner.
Five killed, including two police officers, in "tragic" Las Vegas shooting
One of the attackers yelled “This is the start of a revolution” before shooting the officers. The two assailants later took their lives, in an apparent suicide pact.
Michael Collins' heartbreak and naivety explored in new documentary
The final journey of the ‘big fella’ is travelled by the RTÉ broadcaster John Creedon in a programme to be shown this evening.
November set to be Syria's bloodiest month as dozens more die in clashes
Human rights organisations say that up to 90 people died in the past 24 hours in clashes between civilians and security forces, and soldiers and army defectors.