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#Massacre

# massacre - This year 2022

Trial opens over 2016 Bastille Day truck massacre in Nice
# Truck Attack
# Truck Attack

Trial opens over 2016 Bastille Day truck massacre in Nice

Sep 5th 2022, 3:34 PM 7,310 Views 2 Comments

86 people were killed and hundreds were wounded during the attack on France’s national day in 2016.

# massacre - Last year 2021

Cars parade through Ballymurphy to cheers and applause after coroner’s ruling
# Innocent
# Innocent

Cars parade through Ballymurphy to cheers and applause after coroner’s ruling

May 12th 2021, 7:47 AM 16,552 Views 7 Comments

A coroner ruled that the people killed in the west Belfast shootings involving British soldiers in August 1971 were “entirely innocent”.

# massacre - All time

24 people, including two pregnant women, killed in tribal massacre in Papua New Guinea
# Tribal Fighting
# Tribal Fighting

24 people, including two pregnant women, killed in tribal massacre in Papua New Guinea

Jul 10th 2019, 7:17 AM 43,503 Views 20 Comments

The deaths happened in the Hela province in a three-day spasm of violence between rival tribes.

Cabinet approves proposal to deploy Defence Forces personnel to UN mission in Mali
# Defence Forces
# Defence Forces

Cabinet approves proposal to deploy Defence Forces personnel to UN mission in Mali

Jun 11th 2019, 7:44 PM 10,699 Views 26 Comments

The approval comes after nearly 100 people were killed in recent days in a deadly massacre in the country.

'Murderous attack': Nearly 100 people killed and 19 missing in latest massacre in Mali
# Massacre
# Massacre

'Murderous attack': Nearly 100 people killed and 19 missing in latest massacre in Mali

Jun 10th 2019, 8:32 PM 31,654 Views 20 Comments

There are currently 20 Irish Defence Forces personnel deployed to the EU Training Mission in Mali.

Massacre of 160 people in Mali 'underlines need for international presence', Dept Defence says
# Defence Forces
# Defence Forces

Massacre of 160 people in Mali 'underlines need for international presence', Dept Defence says

Apr 1st 2019, 9:24 AM 14,755 Views 56 Comments

There are currently 20 Irish Defence Forces personnel deployed to the EU Training Mission (EUTM) in Mali.

'We’re murdering each other every day. Other countries don’t go through this' - Golden State Warriors coach
# Speaking Out
From The42
# Speaking Out

'We’re murdering each other every day. Other countries don’t go through this' - Golden State Warriors coach

Oct 29th 2018, 3:55 PM 10,504 Views 7 Comments

Steve Kerr spoke about the threat of gun violence in America after 11 people were shot dead in Pittsburgh.

FBI investigating new 'person of interest' in Las Vegas mass shooting probe
# Still No Motive
# Still No Motive

FBI investigating new 'person of interest' in Las Vegas mass shooting probe

Jan 19th 2018, 10:24 PM 22,241 Views 24 Comments

It is unlikely that charges will be brought against the shooter’s girlfriend, Marilou Danley.

Nine killed and dozens injured after burqa-clad gunmen storm Pakistani college
# Taliban
# Taliban

Nine killed and dozens injured after burqa-clad gunmen storm Pakistani college

Dec 1st 2017, 12:12 PM 7,766 Views 27 Comments

The Taliban militants targeted students in today’s raid.

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 46,494 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.

United by Irish football and a sectarian pub massacre: The full story of Loughinisland is finally being told
# No Stone Unturned
# No Stone Unturned

United by Irish football and a sectarian pub massacre: The full story of Loughinisland is finally being told

Nov 11th 2017, 6:30 PM 26,602 Views 89 Comments

A new documentary names the suspects in the massacre that killed five people while they watched Ireland play in the 1994 World Cup.

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 25,318 Views 22 Comments

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

'All night he was sloppy' - Ferdinand and Gerrard slam Messi's Valentine's Day display
# Forget Paris
From The42
# Forget Paris

'All night he was sloppy' - Ferdinand and Gerrard slam Messi's Valentine's Day display

Feb 15th 2017, 8:17 AM 7,087 Views 25 Comments

There was little love for the Argentine’s performance as his side crumbled to a defeat that may well be fatal to their Champions League hopes

Istanbul nightclub attack: Gunman 'confesses' to crime
# Reina Nightclub
# Reina Nightclub

Istanbul nightclub attack: Gunman 'confesses' to crime

Jan 17th 2017, 9:45 AM 21,823 Views 30 Comments

The alleged gunman was detained by authorities late last night.

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 11,721 Views 63 Comments

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

Drug probe after eight shark fishermen from the same family are massacred
# Mexico
# Mexico

Drug probe after eight shark fishermen from the same family are massacred

Jul 19th 2016, 9:56 PM 31,854 Views 17 Comments

Last week, the navy recovered 900 kg of cocaine floating off the coast.

US Democrats end 14-hour filibuster demanding stronger gun laws
# Senate
# Senate

US Democrats end 14-hour filibuster demanding stronger gun laws

Jun 16th 2016, 9:01 AM 15,824 Views 39 Comments

Connecticut Senator Chris Murphy spoke about the Newtown school massacre, which saw the loss of 26 people, mostly children, in 2012.

Orlando shooter's wife 'tried to talk him out of violence but did not call police' say reports
# Omar Mateen
# Omar Mateen

Orlando shooter's wife 'tried to talk him out of violence but did not call police' say reports

Jun 16th 2016, 8:17 AM 13,022 Views 35 Comments

Omar Mateen also spoke of the “filthy ways of the west”.

‘I’m next, I’m dead’: Survivors of the Orlando nightclub massacre speak out
# Omar Mateen
# Omar Mateen

‘I’m next, I’m dead’: Survivors of the Orlando nightclub massacre speak out

Jun 14th 2016, 8:59 PM 23,090 Views 61 Comments

50 people were killed in gun attack by Omar Mateen at Florida gay nightclub Pulse.

Trump says Obama might 'get the Orlando shooting better than anybody knows'
# Islamic State
# Islamic State

Trump says Obama might 'get the Orlando shooting better than anybody knows'

Jun 14th 2016, 8:07 AM 30,234 Views 75 Comments

The US President has said the massacre appears to be “homegrown extremism”.

Bones of victims of 6,000 year old massacre discovered in France
# Human Remains
# Human Remains

Bones of victims of 6,000 year old massacre discovered in France

Jun 11th 2016, 1:00 PM 19,713 Views 26 Comments

Experts believe the attack was likely carried out by “furious ritualised warriors”.

'Tasteless' school massacre game removed from Google app store
# Pakistan
From Business ETC
# Pakistan

'Tasteless' school massacre game removed from Google app store

Jan 18th 2016, 8:05 PM 15,263 Views 11 Comments

It depicted a shooting in northwest Pakistan that left 150 people dead in 2014.

Eagles of Death Metal frontman: One kid survived by hiding under my leather jacket
# Emotional Interview
# Emotional Interview

Eagles of Death Metal frontman: One kid survived by hiding under my leather jacket

Nov 22nd 2015, 12:47 PM 26,996 Views 23 Comments

Jesse Hughes said the killers were able to get into the band’s dressing room and killed almost everyone.

Chilling video shows people clinging to windows as Bataclan gunmen open fire
# Carnage
# Carnage

Chilling video shows people clinging to windows as Bataclan gunmen open fire

Nov 14th 2015, 12:49 PM 36,981 Views 43 Comments

Warning: some readers may find this footage disturbing.

English teenager plotted to bomb former college and massacre ex-classmates
# Liam Lyburd
# Liam Lyburd

English teenager plotted to bomb former college and massacre ex-classmates

Jul 30th 2015, 9:19 PM 15,855 Views 37 Comments

Liam Lyburd was arrested with a ‘kill bag’ full of bombs and ammunition.

Man kills three and injures 34 after driving car into crowd
# Graz
# Graz

Man kills three and injures 34 after driving car into crowd

Jun 20th 2015, 2:50 PM 21,979 Views 27 Comments

Two of the dead are believed to be a woman and a seven-year-old boy.

147 killed after gunmen stage pre-dawn attack on Kenyan university
# Massacre
# Massacre

147 killed after gunmen stage pre-dawn attack on Kenyan university

Apr 2nd 2015, 9:45 PM 42,734 Views 149 Comments

The masked gunmen stormed the university in the northeastern town of Garissa as students were sleeping.

How this teen jailed for a Columbine-esque plot used art to turn his life around
# Russell Frantom
# Russell Frantom

How this teen jailed for a Columbine-esque plot used art to turn his life around

Mar 9th 2015, 9:25 AM 30,981 Views 24 Comments

Seven years on from his arrest in Indiana, Frantom says he sorry he scared people but doesn’t believe he would have gone through with the plan.

'Thousands' feared killed in Boko Haram terror attack
# Nigeria
# Nigeria

'Thousands' feared killed in Boko Haram terror attack

Jan 11th 2015, 10:23 AM 17,230 Views 41 Comments

An Amnesty International statement said there were reports the town of Baga was razed and that as many as 2,000 people were killed.

Opinion: 'The gunmen shouted about “avenging Muhammad”. How dare they?'
# Charlie Hebdo
# Charlie Hebdo

Opinion: 'The gunmen shouted about “avenging Muhammad”. How dare they?'

Jan 8th 2015, 7:30 PM 49 Views 218 Comments

Here are the thoughts from the members of the Al-Mustafa Islamic Cultural Centre Ireland following yesterday’s massacre in Paris.

Je Suis Charlie: Charlie Hebdo website back online - with one message
# Massacre
# Massacre

Je Suis Charlie: Charlie Hebdo website back online - with one message

Jan 7th 2015, 10:58 PM 38,945 Views 83 Comments

People have also taken to the streets to remember today’s victims.

Across the world, vigils for the victims of the Charlie Hebdo attack
# JeSuisCharlie
# JeSuisCharlie

Across the world, vigils for the victims of the Charlie Hebdo attack

Jan 7th 2015, 10:50 PM 18,356 Views 83 Comments

Twelve people are dead after the attack.

132 students and 9 staff slaughtered in terror assault on Pakistan school
# Massacre
# Massacre

132 students and 9 staff slaughtered in terror assault on Pakistan school

Dec 16th 2014, 5:20 PM 35,519 Views 232 Comments

The Irish National Teachers’ Organisation has described it as an “outrage that beggars belief”.

120 killed, hundreds more injured --- as suicide bombers target Nigeria mosque
# Massacre
# Massacre

120 killed, hundreds more injured --- as suicide bombers target Nigeria mosque

Nov 28th 2014, 7:44 PM 11,390 Views 70 Comments

Just days ago, a senior cleric at the mosque issued a call to arms against Boko Haram.

Protesters armed with machetes won't let anyone in or out of Acapulco airport
# Mexico
# Mexico

Protesters armed with machetes won't let anyone in or out of Acapulco airport

Nov 10th 2014, 8:05 PM 12,762 Views 15 Comments

On Friday authorities announced that gang suspects confessed to killing 43 students.

Families angered over cuts to Bloody Sunday inquiry
# Bloody Sunday
# Bloody Sunday

Families angered over cuts to Bloody Sunday inquiry

Oct 3rd 2014, 2:35 PM 4,238 Views 25 Comments

The PSNI is being forced to make around £50 million in cuts for the remainder of 2014, losing around 300 civilian staff.

The mother of Columbine killer Dylan Klebold is writing a book
# School Shooting
# School Shooting

The mother of Columbine killer Dylan Klebold is writing a book

Sep 26th 2014, 7:15 AM 13,110 Views 18 Comments

Susan Klebold will donate the money to mental health charities.

Column: Syria is the humanitarian tragedy of our generation, yet most people just shrug their shoulders
# War Crimes
# War Crimes

Column: Syria is the humanitarian tragedy of our generation, yet most people just shrug their shoulders

Sep 12th 2014, 1:00 PM 120 Views 37 Comments

Massacres, hostage-taking, torture and sexual violence. These are the war crimes happening in Syria, yet why don’t we care, asks GOAL CEO Barry Andrews.

Dozens of Yazidi villagers 'massacred' in Iraq
# Iraq
# Iraq

Dozens of Yazidi villagers 'massacred' in Iraq

Aug 16th 2014, 7:39 PM 18,241 Views 144 Comments

It is believed dozens of men from the Yazidi faith were massacred in the village of Kocho.

Man kills four of his children and two adults in domestic dispute
# Texas
# Texas

Man kills four of his children and two adults in domestic dispute

Jul 10th 2014, 7:38 AM 24,773 Views 33 Comments

The man also critically injured his 15-year-old daughter.

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