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#Liveblog

# liveblog - Thursday 4 August, 2022

As it happened: Shamrock Rovers v Shkupi, Europa League From The42
Live Aug 4th 2022, 7:30 PM

As it happened: Shamrock Rovers v Shkupi, Europa League

As it happened: CSKA v St Pat's, Viking FK v Sligo, Europa Conference League From The42
Live Aug 4th 2022, 6:02 PM

As it happened: CSKA v St Pat's, Viking FK v Sligo, Europa Conference League

# liveblog - Tuesday 26 July, 2022

As it happened: Shamrock Rovers v Ludogorets Razgrad, Champions League From The42
Live Jul 26th 2022, 9:07 PM

As it happened: Shamrock Rovers v Ludogorets Razgrad, Champions League

# liveblog - Tuesday 19 July, 2022

As it happened: Shamrock Rovers v Ludogorets, Champions League qualifying From The42
Live Jul 19th 2022, 6:00 PM

As it happened: Shamrock Rovers v Ludogorets, Champions League qualifying

# liveblog - Sunday 17 July, 2022

As it happened: Cameron Smith denies McIlroy with super Sunday at The Open From The42
Live Jul 17th 2022, 2:30 PM

As it happened: Cameron Smith denies McIlroy with super Sunday at The Open

# liveblog - Saturday 16 July, 2022

As it happened: New Zealand v Ireland, third Test From The42
Live Jul 16th 2022, 7:55 AM

As it happened: New Zealand v Ireland, third Test

# liveblog - Saturday 9 July, 2022

As it happened: New Zealand v Ireland, second Test From The42
Live Jul 9th 2022, 7:45 AM

As it happened: New Zealand v Ireland, second Test

# liveblog - Thursday 7 July, 2022

As it happened: Boris Johnson steps down as PM but questions turn to when he'll be replaced
Live Jul 7th 2022, 6:00 PM

As it happened: Boris Johnson steps down as PM but questions turn to when he'll be replaced

  • 'Them's the breaks': Johnson announces resignation
  • Johnson appoints new ministers for caretaker Cabinet
  • Labour leader Keir Starmer says his party will call a vote of confidence if Johnson stays on "for months and months"

# liveblog - Wednesday 6 July, 2022

As it happened: Embattled Johnson sacks Gove and holds on as PM despite raft of calls to quit
Live Jul 6th 2022, 10:58 PM

As it happened: Embattled Johnson sacks Gove and holds on as PM despite raft of calls to quit

  • A group of senior Cabinet ministers visited Number 10 to call on Johnson to step down.
  • Nearly 40 Conservatives resigned from government posts in less than 24 hours.
  • The prime minister sacked prominent Cabinet member Michael Gove.

# liveblog - Tuesday 5 July, 2022

As it happened: Shamrock Rovers v Hibernians, Champions League qualifying From The42
Live Jul 5th 2022, 7:36 PM

As it happened: Shamrock Rovers v Hibernians, Champions League qualifying

# liveblog - Saturday 2 July, 2022

As it happened: New Zealand v Ireland, first Test From The42
Live Jul 2nd 2022, 7:14 AM

As it happened: New Zealand v Ireland, first Test

# liveblog - Wednesday 29 June, 2022

As it happened: Māori All Blacks v Ireland From The42
Live Jun 29th 2022, 7:25 AM

As it happened: Māori All Blacks v Ireland

# liveblog - Monday 27 June, 2022

As it happened: Georgia v Ireland, World Cup qualifier From The42
Live Jun 27th 2022, 6:03 PM

As it happened: Georgia v Ireland, World Cup qualifier

# liveblog - Tuesday 14 June, 2022

As it happened: Ukraine v Ireland, Nations League From The42
Live Jun 14th 2022, 7:51 PM

As it happened: Ukraine v Ireland, Nations League

# liveblog - Monday 13 June, 2022

As it happened: Bill to override protocol presented as UK claims 'genuinely exceptional situation'
Live Jun 13th 2022, 8:55 PM

As it happened: Bill to override protocol presented as UK claims 'genuinely exceptional situation'

  • The Bill would see customs checks between Northern Ireland and Britain effectively scrapped.
  • It also proposes giving UK government ministers the power to change almost every aspect of the text.
  • Ireland and the EU have made clear that such steps would amount to a breach of international law.

# liveblog - Saturday 11 June, 2022

As it happened: Ireland v Scotland, Nations League From The42
Live Jun 11th 2022, 6:04 PM

As it happened: Ireland v Scotland, Nations League

# liveblog - Wednesday 8 June, 2022

As it happened: Ireland v Ukraine, Nations League From The42
Live Jun 8th 2022, 7:45 PM

As it happened: Ireland v Ukraine, Nations League

# liveblog - Saturday 4 June, 2022

As it happened: Armenia v Ireland, Nations League From The42
Live Jun 4th 2022, 1:56 PM

As it happened: Armenia v Ireland, Nations League

# liveblog - Saturday 28 May, 2022

As it happened: Liverpool v Real Madrid, Champions League final From The42
Live May 28th 2022, 10:01 PM

As it happened: Liverpool v Real Madrid, Champions League final

# liveblog - Saturday 14 May, 2022

As it happened: Leinster v Toulouse, Champions Cup semi-final From The42
Live May 14th 2022, 3:00 PM

As it happened: Leinster v Toulouse, Champions Cup semi-final

# liveblog - Wednesday 20 April, 2022

As it happened: Russia tests intercontinental ballistic missile as Taoiseach meets Ukraine PM in Shannon
Live Apr 20th 2022, 7:00 PM

As it happened: Russia tests intercontinental ballistic missile as Taoiseach meets Ukraine PM in Shannon

  • A Ukrainian commander in a Mariupol steel plant said his marines are “facing our last days, if not hours”.
  • Finland's parliament opened a debate on whether to seek Nato membership.
  • Ukrainian Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal met Taoiseach Micheál Martin at Shannon Airport today.

# liveblog - Wednesday 13 April, 2022

As it happened: Russia claims mass Ukrainian surrender in Mariupol, Finland to make NATO decision 'within weeks'
Live Apr 13th 2022, 7:55 PM

As it happened: Russia claims mass Ukrainian surrender in Mariupol, Finland to make NATO decision 'within weeks'

  • Ukraine halted all humanitarian corridors today saying it is "too dangerous".
  • Russia's defence ministry has claimed that more than 1,000 Ukrainian soldiers have surrendered in Mariupol.
  • Finland's PM said the country will decide on whether to apply for NATO membership "within weeks".

# liveblog - Monday 11 April, 2022

As it happened: Austrian chancellor holds 'hard' talks with Putin; France expels Russian suspected spies
Live Apr 11th 2022, 8:15 PM

As it happened: Austrian chancellor holds 'hard' talks with Putin; France expels Russian suspected spies

  • Here are all the latest developments in the war in Ukraine.
  • The city of Kharkiv came under heavy shelling today.
  • A meeting between Austria's Chancellor and Russian President Vladimir Putin was “direct, open and hard”.

# liveblog - Friday 8 April, 2022

As it happened: At least 50 dead in train station attack by Russia as Odessa imposes weekend curfew
Live Apr 8th 2022, 5:00 PM

As it happened: At least 50 dead in train station attack by Russia as Odessa imposes weekend curfew

  • At least 50 people have been killed, including five children, in an attack on a train station
  • Odessa imposed a weekend curfew over a "missile strike threat" from Russia in the wake of the attack
  • The Taoiseach visited Finland this morning to discuss Ukraine and other global issues

# liveblog - Thursday 7 April, 2022

As it happened: Ukraine prepares for Russian attack reminiscent of 'World War II' on Donbas
Live Apr 7th 2022, 6:00 PM

As it happened: Ukraine prepares for Russian attack reminiscent of 'World War II' on Donbas

  • The UN General Assembly voted to suspend Russia from the UN Human Rights Council.
  • Ukraine has warned residents in the east of the country to get out "now" ahead of a feared assault.
  • A Kremlin spokesperson admitted that Russian troops have suffered "significant losses" in Ukraine.

# liveblog - Wednesday 6 April, 2022

As it happened: US sanctions target Putin's daughters as residents of Ukraine's eastern regions warned to evacuate
Live Apr 6th 2022, 6:30 PM

As it happened: US sanctions target Putin's daughters as residents of Ukraine's eastern regions warned to evacuate

  • Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy addressed the Dáil and the Seanad this morning
  • He said that Russia is trying to destroy "everything that makes us Ukrainians"
  • The Taoiseach said he welcomed Ukraine's application to join the EU

# liveblog - Tuesday 5 April, 2022

As it happened: Ireland's UN ambassador says Russian denials 'insult' memory of civilians killed in Bucha
Live Apr 5th 2022, 6:00 PM

As it happened: Ireland's UN ambassador says Russian denials 'insult' memory of civilians killed in Bucha

  • "Accountability must be inevitable,” President Zelenskyy told the UN Security Council this afternoon.
  • Ireland's representative to the UN Geraldine Byrne Nason said attempts to deny Russian responsibility for the atrocities are "appalling in their cynicism".
  • EU Commission President Ursula von der Leyen will travel to Kyiv this week as the EU mulls further sanctions.

# liveblog - Monday 4 April, 2022

As it happened: EU eyes further sanctions as countries accuse Russia of war crimes in Ukraine
Live Apr 4th 2022, 9:30 PM

As it happened: EU eyes further sanctions as countries accuse Russia of war crimes in Ukraine

  • Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelenskyy visited Bucha, where dozens of corpses were found
  • 410 civilian bodies have been recovered so far after a weekend of brutal attacks, Ukraine says
  • Lithuania expelled its Russian ambassador this afternoon.

# liveblog - Friday 1 April, 2022

As it happened: Talks resume between Ukraine and Russia as death toll rises after strike on government building
Live Apr 1st 2022, 6:30 PM

As it happened: Talks resume between Ukraine and Russia as death toll rises after strike on government building

  • The Kremlin accused Ukrainian helicopters of striking a fuel storage facility in a western Russia.
  • The Red Cross said it was 'impossible' to go ahead with a Mariupol evacuation today.
  • Volodymyr Zelenskyy warned Russia is preparing “powerful strikes” in eastern Ukraine.

# liveblog - Thursday 31 March, 2022

As it happened: Putin threatens to cut off gas supplies unless countries pay in rubles via Russian banks
Live Mar 31st 2022, 6:30 PM

As it happened: Putin threatens to cut off gas supplies unless countries pay in rubles via Russian banks

  • President Volodymyr Zelenskyy said Ukraine is preparing for strikes in the east, as US intelligence indicates Putin’s relations with his staff have deteriorated
  • Kyiv sent 45 buses to Mariupol to evacuate citizens after a local ceasefire was announced, as five buses were targetted in Chernihiv.
  • Russian troops have begun to leave the Chernobyl nuclear power plant.

# liveblog - Wednesday 30 March, 2022

As it happened: Russian strikes hit Red Cross building in Mariupol as Zelenskyy addresses Norwegian parliament
Live Mar 30th 2022, 5:52 PM

As it happened: Russian strikes hit Red Cross building in Mariupol as Zelenskyy addresses Norwegian parliament

# liveblog - Tuesday 29 March, 2022

As it happened: Russia to reduce military activity around Kyiv as ceasefire talks conclude
Live Mar 29th 2022, 7:55 PM

As it happened: Russia to reduce military activity around Kyiv as ceasefire talks conclude

  • Ireland is to expel four "senior officials" from the Russian Embassy following briefings by Irish security officials
  • Russia said it will "radically" reduce its military activity around Kyiv following ceasefire talks in Istanbul
  • At least seven people were killed and 22 injured in a Russian strike on a regional government building in Mykolaiv

# liveblog - Monday 28 March, 2022

As it happened: No significant achievements in talks so far, Russia says; Zelenskyy says Ukraine could become neutral
Live Mar 28th 2022, 7:00 PM

As it happened: No significant achievements in talks so far, Russia says; Zelenskyy says Ukraine could become neutral

  • Negotiators have resumed face-to-face peace talks in Turkey, with Russia saying "no significant breakthroughs" have yet been made.
  • Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has said the country would consider declaring neutrality, as the Kremlin called Joe Biden's comments from the weekend hinting at a regime change "alarming".

# liveblog - Saturday 26 March, 2022

As it happened: Ireland v Belgium, international friendly From The42
Live Mar 26th 2022, 5:30 PM

As it happened: Ireland v Belgium, international friendly

# liveblog - Friday 25 March, 2022

As it happened: Russia declares 'first stage' of war over as Biden compares invasion to Tiananmen Square
Live Mar 25th 2022, 7:30 PM

As it happened: Russia declares 'first stage' of war over as Biden compares invasion to Tiananmen Square

  • Vladimir Putin compared criticism of Russia to Nazis book burning, claiming that there is "progressive discrimination" against Russian culture.
  • The Taoiseach played down the meaning behind Volodymyr Zelenskyy saying “Ireland, well, almost" in relation to EU support for Ukraine.
  • US President Joe Biden met US troops stationed near the Polish-Ukrainian border.

# liveblog - Thursday 24 March, 2022

As it happened: Biden backs proposal to remove Russia from G20 as leaders meet in Brussels
Live Mar 24th 2022, 10:00 PM

As it happened: Biden backs proposal to remove Russia from G20 as leaders meet in Brussels

  • Nato leaders agreed on a new set of supports for Ukraine, including equipment to protect the country against nuclear threats.
  • G7 and EU leaders are meeting in Brussels to discuss the war and determine the next stage of their response.
  • Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelenskyy calling for global street protests against Russia's actions.

# liveblog - Wednesday 23 March, 2022

As it happened: Nato estimates high Russian troop losses as US says war crimes committed
Live Mar 23rd 2022, 8:25 PM

As it happened: Nato estimates high Russian troop losses as US says war crimes committed

  • More than 3.6 million people have fled Ukraine since the invasion.
  • Almost 100,000 people remain trapped in Mariupol as Russia bombards the southern port city.
  • China indicated support for Putin to still participate in the next G20 summit.

# liveblog - Tuesday 22 March, 2022

AS IT HAPPENED: 'Super Powerful bombs' rock Mariupol; US says Russians kidnapped 2,400 children
Live Mar 22nd 2022, 9:39 PM

AS IT HAPPENED: 'Super Powerful bombs' rock Mariupol; US says Russians kidnapped 2,400 children

# liveblog - Sunday 20 March, 2022

As it happened: Zelenskyy urges Israel to abandon neutrality on invasion, Russia fires hypersonic missiles again
Live Mar 20th 2022, 5:00 PM

As it happened: Zelenskyy urges Israel to abandon neutrality on invasion, Russia fires hypersonic missiles again

  • Here are all the latest developments in Ukraine as they happen.
  • Russia has again fired its newest hypersonic missiles in Ukraine after admitting to using them for the first time yesterday.
  • Ukraine has called on China to "condemn Russian barbarism".

# liveblog - Saturday 19 March, 2022

As it happened: Ireland versus Scotland, Six Nations championship From The42
Live Mar 19th 2022, 3:55 PM

As it happened: Ireland versus Scotland, Six Nations championship

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