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#Gun Attack

# gun-attack - Thursday 16 April, 2020

Two men survive gun attack in west Dublin
# Cherry Orchard
# Cherry Orchard

Two men survive gun attack in west Dublin

Apr 16th 2020, 4:49 PM 33,627 Views 24 Comments

The incident happened in Cherry Orchard.

# gun-attack - Wednesday 29 May, 2019

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar to visit Coolock/Darndale area after recent gun murders
# Dublin
# Dublin

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar to visit Coolock/Darndale area after recent gun murders

Updated May 29th 2019, 12:50 PM 62,789 Views 98 Comments

Varadkar says he will visit the area “as soon as I can find a little bit of time”.

# gun-attack - Friday 11 January, 2019

'We will not be intimidated': PSNI appeal for witnesses to gun attack on Sinn Féin office in Belfast
# Pat Sheehan
# Pat Sheehan

'We will not be intimidated': PSNI appeal for witnesses to gun attack on Sinn Féin office in Belfast

Jan 11th 2019, 7:37 PM 16,953 Views 21 Comments

Sinn Féin MLA Pat Sheehan said that his party will not be intimidated from providing constituency services.

# gun-attack - Thursday 18 May, 2017

Gangland victim James Gately to make full recovery despite being shot through the neck
# Full Recovery
# Full Recovery

Gangland victim James Gately to make full recovery despite being shot through the neck

May 18th 2017, 6:01 AM 18,288 Views 18 Comments

He was shot four times as he sat in a car at a Topaz garage in north Dublin last week.

# gun-attack - Monday 19 December, 2016

Manhunt in Zurich after three injured in Muslim prayer hall shooting
# Gun Attack
# Gun Attack

Manhunt in Zurich after three injured in Muslim prayer hall shooting

Dec 19th 2016, 9:50 PM 23,071 Views 30 Comments

Police are scouring the streets for the attacker this evening, carrying lamps and using sniffer dogs.

# gun-attack - Sunday 16 October, 2016

"Time for it to stop": Shooting in Cherry Orchard condemned
# Man Injured
# Man Injured

"Time for it to stop": Shooting in Cherry Orchard condemned

Oct 16th 2016, 11:20 AM 33,733 Views 11 Comments

A man was shot and injured in an attack in the west Dublin suburb last night.

# gun-attack - Wednesday 10 August, 2016

Man in his 30s shot in ankles and thigh
# Derry
# Derry

Man in his 30s shot in ankles and thigh

Aug 10th 2016, 8:28 AM 8,279 Views 23 Comments

The gun attack happened in the Rinmore Drive area of Derry last night.

# gun-attack - Thursday 2 June, 2016

Man shot in both feet in Belfast - but bullets fail to penetrate shoes
# Gun Attack
# Gun Attack

Man shot in both feet in Belfast - but bullets fail to penetrate shoes

Jun 2nd 2016, 11:23 AM 18,559 Views 35 Comments

Three men forced their way into the man’s house and carried out the attack.

# gun-attack - Tuesday 17 May, 2016

Second man arrested over shooting of Ciara Sheehan in Cork
# Violence
# Violence

Second man arrested over shooting of Ciara Sheehan in Cork

May 17th 2016, 7:00 PM 62,540 Views 34 Comments

The family of Ciara Sheehan released a photograph of the 21-year-old in hospital.

# gun-attack - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

Fenerbahce star survives gun attack thanks to his bulletproof car
# Lucky Man
From The42
# Lucky Man

Fenerbahce star survives gun attack thanks to his bulletproof car

Aug 11th 2015, 4:10 PM 6,628 Views 1 Comment

Mehmet Topal escaped unharmed after unknown assailants opened fire on his vehicle on the way home from training in Istanbul.

# gun-attack - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

Now formally identified, the three Irish victims of the Tunisia attack can come home
# Tunisia
# Tunisia

Now formally identified, the three Irish victims of the Tunisia attack can come home

Jun 30th 2015, 8:18 PM 19,847 Views 20 Comments

Lorna Carty, Larry Hayes and Martina Hayes all died in the terror attack.

# gun-attack - Saturday 27 June, 2015

This is the man the Islamic State claims was responsible for Tunisia attack
# Tunisia
# Tunisia

This is the man the Islamic State claims was responsible for Tunisia attack

Jun 27th 2015, 2:00 PM 57,877 Views 180 Comments

In a statement, the terrorist group said it had targeted ‘dens of fornication, vice and apostasy’.

# gun-attack - Monday 28 April, 2014

Man shot several times as he answers his front door in Dowth, Co Meath
# Gun Attack
# Gun Attack

Man shot several times as he answers his front door in Dowth, Co Meath

Apr 28th 2014, 7:59 AM 15,631 Views 15 Comments

The 39-year-old man is being treated in hospital in Drogheda.

# gun-attack - Saturday 15 March, 2014

66-year-old woman killed, daughter injured in Tallaght shotgun attack
# Killinarden
# Killinarden

66-year-old woman killed, daughter injured in Tallaght shotgun attack

Mar 15th 2014, 8:57 PM 51,274 Views 20 Comments

It happened at a house in Killinarden Estate. The gunman was still at the scene when gardaí arrived.

# gun-attack - Saturday 7 December, 2013

Police in west Belfast shot at while on routine patrol
# Gun Attack
# Gun Attack

Police in west Belfast shot at while on routine patrol

Dec 7th 2013, 11:57 AM 7,039 Views 42 Comments

“It is fortunate that we are not dealing with fatalities this morning,” a senior PSNI officer said.

# gun-attack - Saturday 16 November, 2013

At least 31 killed, more than 200 injured in Libya gun attack
# Libya
# Libya

At least 31 killed, more than 200 injured in Libya gun attack

Nov 16th 2013, 7:40 AM 2,862 Views 9 Comments

Gunmen opened fire on a crowd demanding their disbandment, officials say.

# gun-attack - Sunday 29 September, 2013

Gun attack on Nigerian college leaves up to 50 dead
# Gun Attack
# Gun Attack

Gun attack on Nigerian college leaves up to 50 dead

Sep 29th 2013, 12:38 PM 10,313 Views 196 Comments

The attack is believed to have been carried out by Islamic extremists and happened as students slept in their dormitories.

# gun-attack - Sunday 22 September, 2013

UPDATE: 59 people killed in Kenya attack and 175 injured
# Kenya
# Kenya

UPDATE: 59 people killed in Kenya attack and 175 injured

Sep 22nd 2013, 10:28 AM 11,885 Views 60 Comments

Cabinet Secretary for the Interior Joe Lenku says 59 people have been killed and 175 injured.

# gun-attack - Sunday 26 May, 2013

27 killed as guerrillas ambush convoy of Indian political leaders
# India
# India

27 killed as guerrillas ambush convoy of Indian political leaders

May 26th 2013, 1:25 PM 5,051 Views 6 Comments

At least 27 people, including three leaders of the Indian ruling Congress party, have been killed in an attack by Maoist rebels in central India.

# gun-attack - Friday 17 May, 2013

Homes evacuated as PSNI investigate bomb found after shooting in Belfast
# PSNI
# PSNI

Homes evacuated as PSNI investigate bomb found after shooting in Belfast

May 17th 2013, 5:34 PM 3,412 Views 6 Comments

The device was found in follow-up searches to a gun attack in the area yesterday.

# gun-attack - Saturday 25 August, 2012

New York shooting: nine injured were all hit by police fire, say officials
# New York Shooting
# New York Shooting

New York shooting: nine injured were all hit by police fire, say officials

Aug 25th 2012, 6:55 PM 9,660 Views 72 Comments

Shoot-out erupted after a man fatally wounded a former colleague near the Empire State building yesterday morning.

# gun-attack - Tuesday 31 July, 2012

Baghdad: 14 killed as car bombs explode within minutes
# Iraq
# Iraq

Baghdad: 14 killed as car bombs explode within minutes

Jul 31st 2012, 1:58 PM 1,138 Views 2 Comments

Meanwhile, media group reports shooting dead of TV presenter in Mosul.

# gun-attack - Saturday 21 July, 2012

Three shots fired at Derry GAA club
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Three shots fired at Derry GAA club

Jul 21st 2012, 12:26 PM 3,344 Views 4 Comments

Nobody was injured in the incident.

# gun-attack - Sunday 1 July, 2012

Two shot dead at French nightclub
# France
# France

Two shot dead at French nightclub

Jul 1st 2012, 3:04 PM 6,704 Views 8 Comments

Police say they believe that a patron who was ejected from the club earlier in the night returned with a gun.

# gun-attack - Tuesday 24 April, 2012

Breivik blames 'racist' plot for questions over sanity
# Breivik
# Breivik

Breivik blames 'racist' plot for questions over sanity

Apr 24th 2012, 8:33 AM 1,922 Views 7 Comments

Confessed killer of 77 people in July 2011 told court he would do what he could to avoid going to an asylum.

# gun-attack - Thursday 19 April, 2012

Breivik planned to decapitate former Norwegian prime minister
# Breivik
# Breivik

Breivik planned to decapitate former Norwegian prime minister

Apr 19th 2012, 2:20 PM 5,211 Views 22 Comments

Defendant says he cut social contact for a whole year in preparation for the double attacks of July 2011.

# gun-attack - Sunday 8 April, 2012

Gun attack in west Dublin injures three
# Gun Attack
# Gun Attack

Gun attack in west Dublin injures three

Apr 8th 2012, 11:48 AM 4,427 Views 7 Comments

Two males and a female were hospitalised following the gun attack early this morning.

# gun-attack - Thursday 29 March, 2012

Gunmen kill UN worker and five others in Pakistan
# Pakistan
# Pakistan

Gunmen kill UN worker and five others in Pakistan

Mar 29th 2012, 7:33 AM 746 Views 1 Comment

The group opened fire on UN staff as they drove through the troubled Baluchistan province.

# gun-attack - Wednesday 7 December, 2011

Two men injured in Dublin shooting
# Shooting
# Shooting

Two men injured in Dublin shooting

Dec 7th 2011, 8:33 AM 2,016 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí are appealing for information following a gun attack in Bluebell in which two men were wounded.

# gun-attack - Tuesday 29 November, 2011

Toddler among three critically injured in Oakland 'rap music video shooting'
# Shooting
# Shooting

Toddler among three critically injured in Oakland 'rap music video shooting'

Nov 29th 2011, 10:10 PM 6,268 Views 4 Comments

Witnesses say gunfire broke out yesterday evening as a music video was being filmed in a parking lot in Oakland, California.

# gun-attack - Wednesday 7 September, 2011

Five dead, including gunman, after Nevada breakfast attack
# Nevada
# Nevada

Five dead, including gunman, after Nevada breakfast attack

Sep 7th 2011, 8:35 AM 250 Views 4 Comments

A man armed with an AK-47 killed three members of the National Guard, and a civilian woman, before killing himself at an IHOP.

# gun-attack - Sunday 24 July, 2011

Six shot dead in Texas at child's birthday party
# Texas
# Texas

Six shot dead in Texas at child's birthday party

Jul 24th 2011, 10:10 AM 866 Views 4 Comments

A family party was underway at the roller-skating rink 20 miles from Dallas when a domestic dispute escalated, according to local police.

# gun-attack - Monday 7 March, 2011

Gardaí hold one man in connection with Smithfield gun attacks
# Smithfield
# Smithfield

Gardaí hold one man in connection with Smithfield gun attacks

Mar 7th 2011, 8:21 AM 1,122 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí say that there is very little co-operation from people who witnessed the event in which a total of three people were injured.

# gun-attack - Thursday 3 March, 2011

Man charged with murder after Frankfurt Airport gun attack
# Frankfurt
# Frankfurt

Man charged with murder after Frankfurt Airport gun attack

Mar 3rd 2011, 8:45 PM 691 Views 0 Comments

One person remains in critical condition after yesterday’s gun attack on a US military bus outside Frankfurt Airport, in which two people were killed.