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# attacks - Friday 6 January, 2017

The Berlin attack has forced changes to the Changing of the Guard
# Changing Of The Guard
# Changing Of The Guard

The Berlin attack has forced changes to the Changing of the Guard

Jan 6th 2017, 6:15 AM 12,840 Views 7 Comments

Police safety measures have been adopted full-time.

# attacks - Tuesday 3 January, 2017

Indian minister blames wave of sexual assaults on women 'dressing like westerners'
# Bangalore
# Bangalore

Indian minister blames wave of sexual assaults on women 'dressing like westerners'

Jan 3rd 2017, 10:36 AM 17,915 Views 35 Comments

“They try to copy westerners not only in mindset, but even the dressing.”

# attacks - Monday 12 December, 2016

Men who gave social welfare money to Brussels attacks suspect jailed
# MAN IN THE HAT
# MAN IN THE HAT

Men who gave social welfare money to Brussels attacks suspect jailed

Dec 12th 2016, 5:28 PM 17,661 Views 22 Comments

Abrini would become known as the “man in the hat” after his image was caught on security cameras.

# attacks - Friday 11 November, 2016

Reports of Muslim students being targeted at colleges after Trump win
# President-elect
# President-elect

Reports of Muslim students being targeted at colleges after Trump win

Nov 11th 2016, 8:20 AM 23,497 Views 126 Comments

A number of incidents are said to have taken place since Donald Trump’s victory.

# attacks - Thursday 10 November, 2016

'Racist, sexist, stupid and ignorant': The world leaders who attacked Trump
# Criticism
# Criticism

'Racist, sexist, stupid and ignorant': The world leaders who attacked Trump

Nov 10th 2016, 6:15 AM 22,000 Views 28 Comments

Even the Pope had something to say about the Donald.

# attacks - Wednesday 21 September, 2016

New York bombing suspect wrote 'bombs will be heard in the streets' in diary
# Attacks
# Attacks

New York bombing suspect wrote 'bombs will be heard in the streets' in diary

Sep 21st 2016, 8:39 AM 5,949 Views 0 Comments

Ahmad Khan Rahami prayed he’d be martyred rather than caught, authorities have said.

# attacks - Sunday 11 September, 2016

Fifteen years on, the flag raised over Ground Zero has found its way home
# Raising The Flag
# Raising The Flag

Fifteen years on, the flag raised over Ground Zero has found its way home

Sep 11th 2016, 8:00 AM 24,042 Views 98 Comments

After plucking the flag from a nearby boat, three firefighters hoisted it amid the ashen destruction.

# attacks - Friday 26 August, 2016

Burkini inventor says there's a high demand from fair-skinned Irish women
# Burkini Ban
# Burkini Ban

Burkini inventor says there's a high demand from fair-skinned Irish women

Aug 26th 2016, 8:15 AM 24,610 Views 138 Comments

Aheda Zanetti hit out at French officials over the recent ban on the swimwear.

# attacks - Tuesday 26 July, 2016

'Kind, shy and dedicated', Fr Jacques Hamel is the 236th victim of jihadists in France since 2015
# State Of Emergency
# State Of Emergency

'Kind, shy and dedicated', Fr Jacques Hamel is the 236th victim of jihadists in France since 2015

Jul 26th 2016, 8:27 PM 36,792 Views 272 Comments

The so-called Islamic State group said today’s attack was carried out by its ‘soldiers’.

# attacks - Saturday 23 July, 2016

"IS didn't create this guy... but he was already well on his way" - The psychology of lone-wolf attacks

"IS didn't create this guy... but he was already well on his way" - The psychology of lone-wolf attacks

Jul 23rd 2016, 11:30 AM 13,952 Views 147 Comments

People craving violence being drawn in by the IS ideology can be a highly volatile mix.

# attacks - Thursday 21 July, 2016

Five arrested in connection with Nice massacre to face court
# Attacks
# Attacks

Five arrested in connection with Nice massacre to face court

Jul 21st 2016, 7:44 AM 11,655 Views 63 Comments

Like Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel, none of those detained were known to French intelligence prior to the attack.

# attacks - Friday 1 July, 2016

There's been a big rise in racist crime reports in the UK since the Brexit vote
# Hate Crime
# Hate Crime

There's been a big rise in racist crime reports in the UK since the Brexit vote

Jul 1st 2016, 8:55 AM 8,570 Views 122 Comments

New figures show that there were five times as many racist attacks as normal since last Thursday.

# attacks - Tuesday 24 May, 2016

The Hutch-Kinahan feud: a timeline
# Gangland
# Gangland

The Hutch-Kinahan feud: a timeline

May 24th 2016, 2:59 PM 25,128 Views 45 Comments

Seven people have been killed in the feud since last September.

# attacks - Thursday 12 May, 2016

Email ordering closure of the Brussels metro was sent to the wrong address minutes before attacks
# Attacks
# Attacks

Email ordering closure of the Brussels metro was sent to the wrong address minutes before attacks

May 12th 2016, 4:45 PM 18,710 Views 14 Comments

The email was sent to an official’s personal address.

# attacks - Friday 29 April, 2016

200 civilians killed in a week of bombing in Syria during ceasefire
# International Outrage
# International Outrage

200 civilians killed in a week of bombing in Syria during ceasefire

Apr 29th 2016, 2:55 PM 6,832 Views 41 Comments

US Secretary of State John Kerry expressed “outrage” over an attack by government forces on a hospital.

# attacks - Thursday 28 April, 2016

Officers "on the breadline" because of pay cuts after attacks from prisoners
# No Support
# No Support

Officers "on the breadline" because of pay cuts after attacks from prisoners

Apr 28th 2016, 3:04 PM 14,813 Views 50 Comments

“Not everybody is going to go into work, open up a cell door on a Monday morning and get hit with a knife in the back of the head.”

# attacks - Wednesday 27 April, 2016

Salah Abdeslam to be placed in isolation after being charged over Paris attacks
# Carnage
# Carnage

Salah Abdeslam to be placed in isolation after being charged over Paris attacks

Apr 27th 2016, 9:33 PM 10,260 Views 0 Comments

The French national is believed to be the last surviving member of a terror squad that hit Paris in November.

# attacks - Saturday 9 April, 2016

Tourists in Turkey warned of 'credible threats'
# Attacks
# Attacks

Tourists in Turkey warned of 'credible threats'

Apr 9th 2016, 4:51 PM 24,551 Views 57 Comments

The country has been hit by four suicide bombings this year.

# attacks - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

Over 800 tourists were robbed or attacked here last year
# Tourism
# Tourism

Over 800 tourists were robbed or attacked here last year

Apr 6th 2016, 5:08 PM 16,912 Views 50 Comments

Most of the attacks were in Dublin city centre.

# attacks - Saturday 2 April, 2016

"If I wanted, there would have been more victims": Paris attacks leader claims he chose not to blow himself up
# Salah Abdeslam
# Salah Abdeslam

"If I wanted, there would have been more victims": Paris attacks leader claims he chose not to blow himself up

Apr 2nd 2016, 7:44 PM 38,666 Views 73 Comments

Salah Abdeslam is the sole surviving jihadist responsible for the November attacks.

# attacks - Wednesday 23 March, 2016

Belgium-Portugal soccer friendly moved from Brussels after terror attacks
# Brussels
From The42
# Brussels

Belgium-Portugal soccer friendly moved from Brussels after terror attacks

Mar 23rd 2016, 1:20 PM 3,767 Views 6 Comments

The match takes place next Tuesday.

# attacks - Tuesday 22 March, 2016

In photos: The devastation of today's attacks in Brussels
# Belgium
# Belgium

In photos: The devastation of today's attacks in Brussels

Mar 22nd 2016, 8:00 PM 28,594 Views 55 Comments

At least 34 people were killed in two explosions.

# attacks - Tuesday 16 February, 2016

Syria's leader says ceasefire "does not mean everyone stops using their weapons"
# Ceasefire
# Ceasefire

Syria's leader says ceasefire "does not mean everyone stops using their weapons"

Feb 16th 2016, 7:21 AM 6,954 Views 52 Comments

Bashar al-Assad said his troops would continue fighting “terrorists”.

# attacks - Monday 25 January, 2016

Islamic State is planning for large-scale attacks on Europe, says police chief
# Warning
# Warning

Islamic State is planning for large-scale attacks on Europe, says police chief

Jan 25th 2016, 3:15 PM 26,898 Views 89 Comments

The head of the EU police agency Europol says that IS has developed a “new combat-style capability”.

# attacks - Saturday 23 January, 2016

'I'm an Irishman in the West Bank helping kids get to school through checkpoints'
# Opinion
# Opinion

'I'm an Irishman in the West Bank helping kids get to school through checkpoints'

Jan 23rd 2016, 7:30 PM 510 Views 197 Comments

Alex Dunne has been in the West Bank for over 40 days now, collecting stories of stories of military incursions, night raids, and settler attacks.

# attacks - Tuesday 12 January, 2016

Former chef jailed for five years after three-week crime spree
# Courts
# Courts

Former chef jailed for five years after three-week crime spree

Jan 12th 2016, 4:16 PM 23,106 Views 11 Comments

The man was armed with a syringe and a blade.

# attacks - Friday 1 January, 2016

A man has been shot after attempting to ram a soldier guarding a mosque in France
# Security
# Security

A man has been shot after attempting to ram a soldier guarding a mosque in France

Jan 1st 2016, 7:10 PM 19,874 Views 148 Comments

Local authorities have said that the man was shot in the arm and the leg.

Taliban suicide car bomber hits Afghan restaurant popular with foreigners
# Attacks
# Attacks

Taliban suicide car bomber hits Afghan restaurant popular with foreigners

Jan 1st 2016, 5:06 PM 10,869 Views 29 Comments

Three people were wounded by the attack, which the Taliban claimed responsibility for.

# attacks - Tuesday 29 December, 2015

Islamic State leader with 'direct' link to Paris attacks killed in Syria airstrikes
# Paris Attacks
# Paris Attacks

Islamic State leader with 'direct' link to Paris attacks killed in Syria airstrikes

Dec 29th 2015, 3:52 PM 9,692 Views 49 Comments

The pentagon report that the man was killed on 24 December.

# attacks - Sunday 27 December, 2015

One of the Bataclan killers has been quietly buried in Paris
# Bataclan
# Bataclan

One of the Bataclan killers has been quietly buried in Paris

Dec 27th 2015, 1:35 PM 18,595 Views 41 Comments

Samy Amimour was one of three terrorists who killed 90 people at the music venue on 13 November before taking his own life during the Paris terror attacks.

# attacks - Saturday 19 December, 2015

This map shows Islamic State's expanding reach across Europe
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

This map shows Islamic State's expanding reach across Europe

Dec 19th 2015, 11:30 AM 39,845 Views 82 Comments

Calls to action in Europe have led to a number of successful attacks for the terrorist group this year.

# attacks - Wednesday 9 December, 2015

Third attacker at Bataclan venue identified, says police source
# Paris Attacks
# Paris Attacks

Third attacker at Bataclan venue identified, says police source

Dec 9th 2015, 7:39 AM 10,684 Views 22 Comments

The two other attackers have already been named.

# attacks - Saturday 5 December, 2015

Pouring petrol on a blazing fire will not extinguish it - Why the UK airstrikes on Isis are reckless
# Opinion
# Opinion

Pouring petrol on a blazing fire will not extinguish it - Why the UK airstrikes on Isis are reckless

Dec 5th 2015, 10:00 AM 48 Views 145 Comments

We’re all gung-ho for a counter attack but we need a conversation, writes Rob McDonnell.

# attacks - Saturday 21 November, 2015

Belgium on highest possible alert level amid warning of 'Paris-style' attack
# Imminent Threat
# Imminent Threat

Belgium on highest possible alert level amid warning of 'Paris-style' attack

Nov 21st 2015, 12:55 PM 32,866 Views 128 Comments

Heavily armed police and soldiers are patrolling Brussels this afternoon.

# attacks - Friday 20 November, 2015

Dublin is to unite for a Concert for Paris tonight
# Solidarity
# Solidarity

Dublin is to unite for a Concert for Paris tonight

Nov 20th 2015, 8:55 AM 28,544 Views 36 Comments

The orchestral production of all French music will take place in St Patrick’s Cathedral from 8pm.

# attacks - Thursday 19 November, 2015

'Yes, I mourn for Paris. But, I do so while weeping for the invisible victims in our global world'
# Opinion
# Opinion

'Yes, I mourn for Paris. But, I do so while weeping for the invisible victims in our global world'

Nov 19th 2015, 8:15 AM 78 Views 125 Comments

‘When we see the bloodshed in Paris, we should open our borders to refugees, not close them’, writes Mairead Healy.

# attacks - Saturday 14 November, 2015

As it happened: Paris on high alert after slaughter of 129 people by 'three teams of terrorists'
Live Nov 14th 2015, 10:11 PM

As it happened: Paris on high alert after slaughter of 129 people by 'three teams of terrorists'

Islamic State bombs also killed 44 people in Lebanon this week
# Beirut
# Beirut

Islamic State bombs also killed 44 people in Lebanon this week

Nov 14th 2015, 2:05 PM 28,026 Views 69 Comments

Over 230 people were injured

# attacks - Wednesday 21 October, 2015

Indonesia to begin chemically castrating convicted paedophiles
# Punishment
# Punishment

Indonesia to begin chemically castrating convicted paedophiles

Oct 21st 2015, 8:55 PM 20,209 Views 77 Comments

It would be carried out by injecting paedophiles with female hormones.

# attacks - Friday 2 October, 2015

Russia warned 'indiscriminate bombing' of non-Isis targets will fuel extremism
# Syria
# Syria

Russia warned 'indiscriminate bombing' of non-Isis targets will fuel extremism

Oct 2nd 2015, 3:05 PM 16,234 Views 188 Comments

Russia said its air strikes hit Isis targets outside of Isis-controlled territory.