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# Attacked

Last year
Author Salman Rushdie in surgery after being stabbed onstage at New York event
Rushdie has spent several years under heavily armed guard following death threats from Iran.
Homelessness campaigner Fr Peter McVerry suffers assault at his home
He received light injuries and did not contact gardaí.
Russian Nobel-winning editor says he was attacked on train
The post showed photos of Mr Muratov and a train compartment drenched in red liquid.
All time
TV cameraman dies following beating from far-right gang in Georgia
He was assaulted by a violent mob of anti-LGBTQ protesters on Monday.
Deliveroo seeks meeting with Gardaí after attacks on its cyclists in Dublin city centre
The cyclists have been targeted by groups of teenagers and young adults.
Rick and Morty actress Spencer Grammer slashed outside Manhattan restaurant
Grammer provides the voice of Summer on cartoon Rick And Morty and is the daughter of Frasier star Kelsey Grammer and actress Doreen Alderman.
Teenager convicted of murdering and sexually assaulting Ana Kriegel attacked at Oberstown Detention Centre
The incident happened on Sunday evening.
Gardaí bitten and kicked during violent arrest in Waterford
Gardaí investigating the incident confirmed that a man in his 30s was arrested shortly after the incident.
Relative of Boy B allegedly assaulted in Dublin city centre during Ana Kriegel trial
The incident occurred last month.
Garda injured in acid attack was tracked as he left Dublin garda station to return home after shift
The incident may have been captured on CCTV.
Gardaí confident of arrest in fatal Bray assault as CCTV captures aftermath of attack
Vincent Kelly died after he was punched outside the Royal Hotel.
'The fact you can't see is terrifying' - Garda recounts being pelted by rocks while responding to callout
Middle-ranking gardaí are today voting on a number of measures regarding their welfare.
Two men stabbed after being approached on Dublin street by man who chatted to them
The incident happened at about 1 am.
Man slashed in the face in afternoon attack on Vicar Street
The incident happened at 12.30pm this afternoon.
Dale Creighton killers attacked on their second day in Mountjoy
All five have since been moved to Portlaoise Prison.
Swastika-clad Mongolian rapper 'beaten up by Russian diplomat'
The incident was sparked by the rapper wearing a swastika on stage.
Mother attacked by burglars in her home this morning
The woman’s son was uninjured in the incident.
'You should know where your children are'
Fire officer urges parents to make sure their children don’t cause trouble this Halloween.
Firefighters attacked as they attempted to put out a fire in west Dublin
A Dublin Fire Brigade spokeswoman urged the public to respect emergency services.
Four people killed in bear attacks in northern Japan
The victims were aged 65 to 79 and had been foraging for edible wild plants.
How many tourists were attacked in Ireland last year? It's the week in numbers
Plus: When will Dublin Airport’s new runway be completed?
Murder investigation opened after death of man (73) attacked in his bed
Two people were arrested in September in relation to the attack.
Man chases off attacker after his friend is sexually assaulted
A young woman was the victim of the attack in Belfast City Centre last night.
Teen stabbed and robbed in Dublin's North Strand
The 18 year old was stabbed in the stomach and is now in serious condition in hospital.
Two gardaí assaulted after stopping motorcycle in Ballyfermot
Both men sustained serious facial injuries and one remains in hospital.
Man shouts "f*ck those alligators", jumps into water, gets eaten by alligators
“He said “blank” the alligators and thereupon jumped into the water.”
Messi's family attacked as Argentina lose the Copa America final
Members of the Barcelona star’s family were set upon by Chile fans as the hosts claimed victory after a penalty shootout.
Men charged over 'serious assault' of businessman in Cork
The pair are due to appear before court today.
Spate of attacks on elderly who are being tied up, gagged and attacked in their own homes
Age Action says neighbours need to play a role in preventing attacks.
Case of mistaken identity sees two families attacked by burglars
The occupants of the house were thought to be wealthy restaurant owners.
Gardaí are looking for this man in relation to a sexual assault in west Dublin
The woman in her 30s was walking in Carpenterstown Park at 7.30am.
Attacker took off t-shirt before assaulting man on Dublin's quays
The 33-year-old who was assaulted is in critical condition.
45-year-old man dies after being stabbed in Dublin
The incident occurred at around 10.45pm last night.
Sinn Féin office in Derry targeted in suspected arson attack
A rear window was broken and flammable liquid was poured in shortly before midnight last night.
Elderly man in serious condition after Donegal assault
A man in his 30s has been arrested in connection with the serious assault which happened last night.
Man arrested after early morning assault in Waterford
A man in his 30s was assaulted at a house on John’s Avenue.
Dublin security guard stabbed in the leg and sprayed in the face
The incident happened at Northside Shopping Centre in Dublin last night.
Arrest in Dundalk over serious assault on elderly man in pub
The injured man remains in critical condition at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Drogheda.
Bricks, bottles and kegs thrown at Dublin Fire Brigade on Halloween night
There were other incidents dotted around the country in which the fire brigade was attacked.
South Africa: British man killed by attackers with machetes
Christopher Preece was attacked at his farm in Ficksburg, near the Lesotho border. His wife Felicity was seriously injured.