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Saturday 28 January 2023 Dublin: 6°C

# Shot Down

All time
# mh17
Dutch government taking Russia to court over ‘shooting down’ of MH17 flight
A missile fired from territory controlled by pro-Moscow Ukrainian rebels blew the plane out of the sky on 17 July 2014.
# Shot Down
'It's rubbish' - Michael Murphy on Meath manager's claim he influences referees
Andy McEntee labelled Murphy ‘the bould Michael’ after the Division 2 final.
# The Rock
The Rock just shot down a comedian on Twitter for telling him that wrestling isn't real
This escalated so fast.
# Shot Down
Anger over calls for 50,000 deer to be culled in Wicklow
Deer experts say the calls are based on bad science.
# Kremlin
Russian military helicopter shot down over Syria
The five people on board are believed to have died.
# Shot Down
America has rejected over 100 gun-control measures since 2011 - but something may be changing
Any changes are stubbornly resisted.
# Facebook fire
13 of the most smartass responses to Facebook posts
Buuuurn.
# Trouble Brewing
Russia has just put economic sanctions in place against Turkey
The fallout from the downing of a Russian fighter jet by Turkish forces last week continues.
# Shot Down
Putin: Turkey's claims it didn't know downed jet was Russian are rubbish
“The planes have identification signs and these are well visible,” Putin said.
# Shot Down
Russian-made missile took down MH17, killing 298 says official report
The official Dutch-led investigation seeks to end 15 months of speculation about why the Boeing 777 broke up in mid-air last year.
# well said
This woman perfectly shot down people who accused her boyfriend of punching above his weight
The couple’s photo went viral earlier in the month.
# Shot Down
10 of the best burns ever dealt out on Tinder
It’s a jungle out there.
# Shot Down
'There's nothing to be afraid of': Peter Mathews wanted to liberate politicians today...
The independent TD proposed a referendum to give politicians freedom of conscience during votes.
# Shot Down
Gay couple's amazing response to homophobic graffiti is going viral
Some aloe vera for that burn, stat.
# Shot Down
Final victims of MH17 crash may never be found --- Dutch minister
“We cannot say at this moment in any certain way … at what moment and even if we can recover the last nine”
# Shot Down
It's emerged one of the MH17 victims was found with an oxygen mask
The Dutch Foreign Minister confirmed on a TV talk show that one of the victims had been wearing an oxygen mask.
Voices
Opinion: The protesters in Missouri have wrongly become enemies of the State
Blurring the boundary between law enforcement and military action creates the conditions for a military dictatorship.
# Coming Home
Bodies of MH17 victims keep arriving in the Netherlands
Relatives joined the King yesterday as bodies arrived at Eindhoven airport.
# Ukraine
Valid data downloaded from flight MH17 black box
The cockpit voice recorder was damaged but the memory module was intact.
# Crash
Irish-born woman among those killed in MH17 crash
298 passengers were on board the plane.
# mh17
100 AIDS experts were killed in the Ukraine plane crash
They were on their way to a global conference in Australia.
# Downed
Turkey has shot down a Syrian war plane
The Turkish Prime Minister has congratulated the military, and warned of a “heavy” response if the country’s airspace is violated.
# Syria
Downing of Turkish plane "unacceptable", says NATO chief
NATO holding emergency consultations with Turkey following last week’s incident.
# Syria
Turkey seeking NATO meeting after Syria shoots down military plane
Turkish minister says plane was shot down in international airspace 15 minutes after it had strayed briefly into Syrian territory.