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# genocide - Today’s News

Real Madrid frustrated by Villarreal after Atletico suffer shock loss to Alaves From The42

Real Madrid frustrated by Villarreal after Atletico suffer shock loss to Alaves

8 minutes ago 113 Views 1 Comment

Atletico Madrid’s poor start to the season continued.

Jurgen Klopp admits Brentford were worthy of their point in ‘wild’ 3-3 draw
# Unbeaten
From The42
# Unbeaten

Jurgen Klopp admits Brentford were worthy of their point in ‘wild’ 3-3 draw

22 minutes ago 427 Views 2 Comments

Mohamed Salah scored his 100th Premier League goal for Liverpool.

Quiz: How much do you know about electricity?
# Zap
# Zap

Quiz: How much do you know about electricity?

29 minutes ago 4,143 Views 2 Comments

Buzzzz.

Casey: ‘It is about time we brought a trophy back here’
# New Kid On The Block
From The42
# New Kid On The Block

Casey: ‘It is about time we brought a trophy back here’

49 minutes ago 2,173 Views 0 Comments

Player of the match Craig Casey has backed his Munster team-mates to end the province’s 10-year trophy drought.

Casey shines on a night when Zebo, Snyman and Munster's fans returned to Thomond Park
# Zeebs
From The42
# Zeebs

Casey shines on a night when Zebo, Snyman and Munster's fans returned to Thomond Park

1 hour ago 9,316 Views 10 Comments

Munster scored six tries to beat the Sharks at Thomond Park this evening.

'Devastating. It's hugely heartbreaking' - Ireland boss Griggs after World Cup dream dies
# Gutting
From The42
# Gutting

'Devastating. It's hugely heartbreaking' - Ireland boss Griggs after World Cup dream dies

1 hour ago 3,477 Views 1 Comment

Scotland ended their bid with the very last kick of the European qualifying tournament.

Italian Balsamo ends Dutch reign in women's world road race
# Cycling
From The42
# Cycling

Italian Balsamo ends Dutch reign in women's world road race

1 hour ago 487 Views 0 Comments

The 23-year-old became the first Italian to win the title since 2011.

McCarthy advances past McConnell in National Elite semi-final
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

McCarthy advances past McConnell in National Elite semi-final

2 hours ago 1,058 Views 0 Comments

McCarthy will face fellow Belfast native Jack McGivern in the final.

Brazilian migration into Ireland: 'There's a mutual compatibility with the Irish'
# Brazilians In Ireland
# Brazilians In Ireland

Brazilian migration into Ireland: 'There's a mutual compatibility with the Irish'

2 hours ago 12,296 Views 12 Comments

What is it about Ireland that has attracted a big Brazilian population?

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday
# Evening Fix
# Evening Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

2 hours ago 4,302 Views 0 Comments

Here’s what made the headlines today.

# genocide - Thursday 27 May, 2021

Macron admits to French guilt over role in 1994 Rwandan genocide
# Genocide
# Genocide

Macron admits to French guilt over role in 1994 Rwandan genocide

May 27th 2021, 2:18 PM 11,743 Views 7 Comments

The French president stopped short of an apology but recognised that France bears ‘an overwhelming responsibility’ for the killing of 800,000 people.

# genocide - Friday 25 September, 2020

Hotel Rwanda hero charged with terror offences after being 'tricked' into boarding plane to Rwanda
# Kigali
# Kigali

Hotel Rwanda hero charged with terror offences after being 'tricked' into boarding plane to Rwanda

Sep 25th 2020, 2:07 PM 26,895 Views 0 Comments

If convicted, Paul Rusesabagina faces a maximum of 25 years in prison.

# genocide - Saturday 11 July, 2020

Bosnia marks 25th anniversary of Srebrenica massacre
# Atrocity
# Atrocity

Bosnia marks 25th anniversary of Srebrenica massacre

Jul 11th 2020, 7:32 PM 18,185 Views 19 Comments

Simon Coveney said Irish people should “remember this event for what it was: an appalling act of genocide”

# genocide - Friday 29 May, 2020

Debunked: No, Bill Gates, Melinda Gates, Anthony Fauci and the WHO are not being charged with genocide
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

Debunked: No, Bill Gates, Melinda Gates, Anthony Fauci and the WHO are not being charged with genocide

May 29th 2020, 3:26 PM 45,782 Views 86 Comments

The false message being shared on Facebook claims they are due to appear before a human rights tribunal next week.

# genocide - Wednesday 30 October, 2019

'A grave mistake': Turkey rejects US recognition of Armenian genocide
# Genocide
# Genocide

'A grave mistake': Turkey rejects US recognition of Armenian genocide

Oct 30th 2019, 8:27 AM 18,988 Views 27 Comments

The Armenians say the mass killings of their people from 1915 to 1917 amounted to genocide, a claim recognised by some 30 countries.

# genocide - Sunday 7 April, 2019

Opinion: 25 years on from the Rwanda genocide. Can we make sure it never happens again?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Opinion: 25 years on from the Rwanda genocide. Can we make sure it never happens again?

Apr 7th 2019, 11:00 AM 11,994 Views 29 Comments

187 million people were killed through genocide and state-sanctioned mass murder, in the 20th century, writes Cian Matthew Kearns.

Rwanda and the world marks 25 years since a genocide that saw more than 800,000 people slaughtered
# Kwibuka 25
# Kwibuka 25

Rwanda and the world marks 25 years since a genocide that saw more than 800,000 people slaughtered

Apr 7th 2019, 8:46 AM 11,202 Views 49 Comments

The killing lasted for almost three months.

# genocide - Friday 16 November, 2018

Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of Cambodia genocide in landmark ruling
# Genocide
# Genocide

Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of Cambodia genocide in landmark ruling

Nov 16th 2018, 7:36 AM 22,008 Views 37 Comments

The “reign of terror” left some two million Cambodians dead from overwork, starvation and mass executions.

# genocide - Thursday 25 October, 2018

UN says genocide is 'ongoing' against Rohingya Muslims
# Myanmar
# Myanmar

UN says genocide is 'ongoing' against Rohingya Muslims

Oct 25th 2018, 7:14 AM 6,198 Views 15 Comments

Myanmar has rejected accusations that its military committed atrocities in a crackdown last year.

# genocide - Saturday 25 August, 2018

Rohingya refugees protest for 'justice' on first anniversary of a Myanmar military crackdown
# Genocide
# Genocide

Rohingya refugees protest for 'justice' on first anniversary of a Myanmar military crackdown

Aug 25th 2018, 2:52 PM 5,527 Views 7 Comments

The Myanmar military crackdown sparked a mass exodus of 700,000 to camps in Bangladesh.

# genocide - Monday 4 December, 2017

13 Bosnian Muslims arrested over 1990s war crimes
# War Crimes
# War Crimes

13 Bosnian Muslims arrested over 1990s war crimes

Dec 4th 2017, 7:05 PM 11,943 Views 12 Comments

The 13 are suspected of “murders, torture, rapes, persecutions and expulsions” of civilians.

# genocide - Thursday 23 November, 2017

'Old men and children were taken out and never came back': Dublin based survivor recalls genocide
# Bosnia War
# Bosnia War

'Old men and children were taken out and never came back': Dublin based survivor recalls genocide

Nov 23rd 2017, 6:20 AM 14,032 Views 17 Comments

Suad Mujkić, who lives in Blanchardsown, was nine years old when the Bosnian Serb Army, led my Ratko Mladic, invaded Srebrenica in 1995.

# genocide - Wednesday 22 November, 2017

Justice for those massacred in a 'safe area': what happened in Srebrenica?
# Genocide
# Genocide

Justice for those massacred in a 'safe area': what happened in Srebrenica?

Nov 22nd 2017, 1:45 PM 46,281 Views 82 Comments

Timeline in pictures and video: on the day Ratko Mladic is imprisoned for life, TheJournal.ie takes a look back at the events of July 1995 – the UN and Europe’s darkest hour.

# genocide - Monday 11 September, 2017

Brazil investigates alleged massacre of Amazonian tribe by gold prospectors
# Genocide
# Genocide

Brazil investigates alleged massacre of Amazonian tribe by gold prospectors

Sep 11th 2017, 10:30 PM 25,280 Views 22 Comments

The murders are alleged to have happened during the summer months.

# genocide - Saturday 2 September, 2017

Survivors of Myanmar violence say children were beheaded and men burnt alive
# Rohingya
# Rohingya

Survivors of Myanmar violence say children were beheaded and men burnt alive

Sep 2nd 2017, 2:10 PM 34,008 Views 54 Comments

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has accused Myanmar of “genocide” against the Rohingya Muslim minority.

# genocide - Friday 14 April, 2017

Dáil called on to condemn persecution of Christians in the Middle East
# Public Condemnation
# Public Condemnation

Dáil called on to condemn persecution of Christians in the Middle East

Apr 14th 2017, 3:23 PM 9,420 Views 80 Comments

TD Mattie McGrath says that he and other deputies have been trying to get the Dáil to issue an explicit motion on the issue.

# genocide - Wednesday 15 March, 2017

Young girl who featured on 2004 Trócaire box visits Ireland to say thank you
# Where The Money Goes
# Where The Money Goes

Young girl who featured on 2004 Trócaire box visits Ireland to say thank you

Mar 15th 2017, 6:05 AM 22,643 Views 13 Comments

Josiane is now working for the charity in Rwanda.

# genocide - Tuesday 30 August, 2016

Forty cows, 260 pigs and 200 goats will be getting on a plane from Shannon Airport to Rwanda

Forty cows, 260 pigs and 200 goats will be getting on a plane from Shannon Airport to Rwanda

Aug 30th 2016, 5:37 PM 15,170 Views 64 Comments

The Bóthar ‘Ark’ will fly from Shannon Airport to mark its 25th anniversary

Islamic State mass graves reveal thousands of dead bodies and extent of horror
# Genocide
# Genocide

Islamic State mass graves reveal thousands of dead bodies and extent of horror

Aug 30th 2016, 3:40 PM 25,930 Views 84 Comments

As IS territory shrinks the grim process of recovering the dead can begin.

# genocide - Thursday 24 March, 2016

Radovan Karadzic found guilty of genocide and jailed for 40 years
# War Crimes
# War Crimes

Radovan Karadzic found guilty of genocide and jailed for 40 years

Mar 24th 2016, 6:01 PM 18,095 Views 20 Comments

The former Bosnian Serb leader was sentenced to four decades in jail over the worst atrocities in Europe since World War II.

# genocide - Saturday 5 December, 2015

Memories of the genocide: 'I said to myself that if the whites abandoned us we would all be killed'
# Rwanda
# Rwanda

Memories of the genocide: 'I said to myself that if the whites abandoned us we would all be killed'

Dec 5th 2015, 8:00 AM 26,359 Views 25 Comments

Claims that French soldiers ignored Rwandans pleas in 1994 killings.

# genocide - Saturday 18 July, 2015

'Old, frail, repentant… But still a criminal: The bookkeeper of Auschwitz should die in prison'
# Opinion
# Opinion

'Old, frail, repentant… But still a criminal: The bookkeeper of Auschwitz should die in prison'

Jul 18th 2015, 8:00 AM 909 Views 76 Comments

Oskar Gröning looks like he could be a kindly grandfather. He probably is. But he also volunteered to serve in one of the greatest murder camps ever constructed.

# genocide - Saturday 11 July, 2015

WATCH: Serbian PM stoned while attending commemoration for victims of massacre
# Srebrenica
# Srebrenica

WATCH: Serbian PM stoned while attending commemoration for victims of massacre

Jul 11th 2015, 7:05 PM 33,597 Views 91 Comments

More than 1,000 of the bodies of those killed are yet to be recovered.

# genocide - Friday 24 April, 2015

Armenia remembers its genocide, but struggles to keep up with the Kardashians
# Opinion
# Opinion

Armenia remembers its genocide, but struggles to keep up with the Kardashians

Apr 24th 2015, 8:00 AM 321 Views 20 Comments

The Kardashians have helped to make today’s commemorations newsworthy – but, after the circus, Armenia will continue to suffer from miserable poverty.

# genocide - Monday 13 April, 2015

A massive row is brewing between Turkey and the Vatican
# Genocide
# Genocide

A massive row is brewing between Turkey and the Vatican

Apr 13th 2015, 7:54 AM 14,038 Views 71 Comments

Pope Francis referred to the mass murder of Armenians 100 years ago as a “genocide”.

# genocide - Tuesday 3 February, 2015

Serbia did not commit genocide in Croatia
# Explainer
# Explainer

Serbia did not commit genocide in Croatia

Feb 3rd 2015, 10:50 AM 14,018 Views 73 Comments

The case was heard at the International Court of Justice.

# genocide - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

Opinion: The threat of Ebola and the 'Responsibility to Protect'
# United Nations
# United Nations

Opinion: The threat of Ebola and the 'Responsibility to Protect'

Oct 1st 2014, 1:15 PM 59 Views 14 Comments

The international community is pouring its efforts into containing the criminal militancy of Isis, but we should turn our attention to funding Ebola emergency relief.

# genocide - Sunday 10 August, 2014

Britain has started airdropping food and water to besieged Yazidi
# Islamic State
# Islamic State

Britain has started airdropping food and water to besieged Yazidi

Aug 10th 2014, 10:56 AM 6,871 Views 63 Comments

US forces said they had “successfully (conducted) four airstrikes to defend Yazidi civilians being indiscriminately attacked”.

# genocide - Saturday 9 August, 2014

No end in sight: Obama warns that new US intervention in Iraq is a "long-term project"
# Back In Iraq
# Back In Iraq

No end in sight: Obama warns that new US intervention in Iraq is a "long-term project"

Aug 9th 2014, 6:08 PM 6,775 Views 55 Comments

Air strikes began yesterday and don’t look like ending any time soon.

# genocide - Thursday 7 August, 2014

Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of crimes against humanity
# Genocide
# Genocide

Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of crimes against humanity

Aug 7th 2014, 6:45 AM 7,867 Views 15 Comments

Khieu Samphan and Nuon Chea were charged with crimes against humanity, genocide, religious persecution, homicide and torture.

# genocide - Thursday 12 June, 2014

Opinion: On what would have been Anne Frank's 85th birthday, let's remember our shared history
# Holocaust
# Holocaust

Opinion: On what would have been Anne Frank's 85th birthday, let's remember our shared history

Jun 12th 2014, 8:00 AM 183 Views 24 Comments

Anne Frank never lived to tell her tale but we can honour her memory, and that of all the murdered, by challenging anti-Semitism where we find it.

# genocide - Monday 19 May, 2014

Bosnian Serb ex-army chief's defence case opens against charges of genocide
# War Crimes
# War Crimes

Bosnian Serb ex-army chief's defence case opens against charges of genocide

May 19th 2014, 8:46 AM 5,424 Views 62 Comments

Ratko Mladic faces 11 charges for his role in Bosnia’s brutal 1992-95 conflict in which 100,000 people died.

# genocide - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

Column: The forgotten crises that don't make the evening news still deserve our attention
# Poverty
# Poverty

Column: The forgotten crises that don't make the evening news still deserve our attention

Apr 9th 2014, 7:30 PM 24 Views 18 Comments

In marking the 20th Anniversary of the Rwandan genocide, we should also look to conflicts in Central African Republic and South Sudan, writes Joe Costello TD.

# genocide - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

Column: 'Memories of the genocide drew screams and wails that echoed around the stadium'
# Rwanda
# Rwanda

Column: 'Memories of the genocide drew screams and wails that echoed around the stadium'

Apr 8th 2014, 7:30 PM 44 Views 8 Comments

The atmosphere in Rwanda as it remembers its horrific genocide of 20 years ago has been equal parts sombre and hopeful, writes Karen Power.

# genocide - Monday 7 April, 2014

20 Years On: What have we learned from Rwanda?
# 20 Years On
# 20 Years On

20 Years On: What have we learned from Rwanda?

Apr 7th 2014, 8:00 PM 9,218 Views 32 Comments

The humanitarian aid community learned its lessons, but what about the political world?

Rwandan president accuses France of role in the genocide
# Commemorations
# Commemorations

Rwandan president accuses France of role in the genocide

Apr 7th 2014, 6:36 PM 11,349 Views 41 Comments

The French President has since released a statement.

20 Years On: Rwandans learn to live beside the men who killed their children
# Let The Devil Sleep
# Let The Devil Sleep

20 Years On: Rwandans learn to live beside the men who killed their children

Apr 7th 2014, 5:03 PM 27,796 Views 20 Comments

Today, survivors and perpetrators come together to learn how to live side by side so their country can move towards reconciliation.

# genocide - Friday 4 April, 2014

Column: Rwanda ... 20 years on, has the unforgettable country been forgotten?
# Rwandan Genocide
# Rwandan Genocide

Column: Rwanda ... 20 years on, has the unforgettable country been forgotten?

Apr 4th 2014, 7:30 PM 203 Views 32 Comments

Nearly one million people died in 100 days during the Rwandan genocide – an atrocity on a scale that horrified the world. But, asks John Fitzsimons, what have we really learned?

# genocide - Saturday 23 November, 2013

Number of child soldiers in CAR has nearly doubled since March
# Central African Republic
# Central African Republic

Number of child soldiers in CAR has nearly doubled since March

Nov 23rd 2013, 8:15 AM 5,693 Views 11 Comments

The country is now “on the verge of genocide”.

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