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#Shot Down

# shot-down - Friday 10 July, 2020

Dutch government taking Russia to court over ‘shooting down’ of MH17 flight
# Mh17
# Mh17

Dutch government taking Russia to court over ‘shooting down’ of MH17 flight

Jul 10th 2020, 4:53 PM 8,869 Views 6 Comments

A missile fired from territory controlled by pro-Moscow Ukrainian rebels blew the plane out of the sky on 17 July 2014.

# shot-down - Tuesday 9 April, 2019

'It's rubbish' - Michael Murphy on Meath manager's claim he influences referees
# Shot Down
From The42
# Shot Down

'It's rubbish' - Michael Murphy on Meath manager's claim he influences referees

Apr 9th 2019, 3:37 PM 5,543 Views 2 Comments

Andy McEntee labelled Murphy ‘the bould Michael’ after the Division 2 final.

# shot-down - Monday 23 October, 2017

The Rock just shot down a comedian on Twitter for telling him that wrestling isn't real
# The Rock
From The Daily Edge
# The Rock

The Rock just shot down a comedian on Twitter for telling him that wrestling isn't real

Oct 23rd 2017, 4:28 PM 8,258 Views 1 Comment

This escalated so fast.

# shot-down - Sunday 2 April, 2017

Anger over calls for 50,000 deer to be culled in Wicklow
# Shot Down
# Shot Down

Anger over calls for 50,000 deer to be culled in Wicklow

Apr 2nd 2017, 10:00 PM 33,773 Views 84 Comments

Deer experts say the calls are based on bad science.

# shot-down - Monday 1 August, 2016

Russian military helicopter shot down over Syria
# Kremlin
# Kremlin

Russian military helicopter shot down over Syria

Aug 1st 2016, 12:51 PM 15,834 Views 138 Comments

The five people on board are believed to have died.

# shot-down - Sunday 26 June, 2016

America has rejected over 100 gun-control measures since 2011 - but something may be changing
# Shot Down
# Shot Down

America has rejected over 100 gun-control measures since 2011 - but something may be changing

Jun 26th 2016, 8:00 AM 12,010 Views 27 Comments

Any changes are stubbornly resisted.

# shot-down - Monday 22 February, 2016

13 of the most smartass responses to Facebook posts
# Facebook Fire
From The Daily Edge
# Facebook Fire

13 of the most smartass responses to Facebook posts

Feb 22nd 2016, 3:34 PM 11,344 Views 0 Comments

Buuuurn.

# shot-down - Saturday 28 November, 2015

Russia has just put economic sanctions in place against Turkey
# Trouble Brewing
# Trouble Brewing

Russia has just put economic sanctions in place against Turkey

Nov 28th 2015, 7:30 PM 15,184 Views 121 Comments

The fallout from the downing of a Russian fighter jet by Turkish forces last week continues.

# shot-down - Friday 27 November, 2015

Putin: Turkey's claims it didn't know downed jet was Russian are rubbish
# Shot Down
# Shot Down

Putin: Turkey's claims it didn't know downed jet was Russian are rubbish

Nov 27th 2015, 7:54 AM 11,652 Views 134 Comments

“The planes have identification signs and these are well visible,” Putin said.

# shot-down - Tuesday 13 October, 2015

Russian-made missile took down MH17, killing 298 says official report
# Shot Down
# Shot Down

Russian-made missile took down MH17, killing 298 says official report

Oct 13th 2015, 1:41 PM 11,233 Views 172 Comments

The official Dutch-led investigation seeks to end 15 months of speculation about why the Boeing 777 broke up in mid-air last year.

# shot-down - Saturday 11 July, 2015

This woman perfectly shot down people who accused her boyfriend of punching above his weight
# Well Said
From The Daily Edge
# Well Said

This woman perfectly shot down people who accused her boyfriend of punching above his weight

Jul 11th 2015, 2:30 PM 21,220 Views 11 Comments

The couple’s photo went viral earlier in the month.

# shot-down - Thursday 14 May, 2015

10 of the best burns ever dealt out on Tinder
# Shot Down
From The Daily Edge
# Shot Down

10 of the best burns ever dealt out on Tinder

May 14th 2015, 10:35 AM 15,732 Views 4 Comments

It’s a jungle out there.

# shot-down - Friday 23 January, 2015

'There's nothing to be afraid of': Peter Mathews wanted to liberate politicians today...
# Shot Down
# Shot Down

'There's nothing to be afraid of': Peter Mathews wanted to liberate politicians today...

Jan 23rd 2015, 10:00 PM 13,326 Views 67 Comments

The independent TD proposed a referendum to give politicians freedom of conscience during votes.

# shot-down - Saturday 27 December, 2014

Gay couple's amazing response to homophobic graffiti is going viral
# Shot Down
From The Daily Edge
# Shot Down

Gay couple's amazing response to homophobic graffiti is going viral

Dec 27th 2014, 3:20 PM 9,168 Views 4 Comments

Some aloe vera for that burn, stat.

# shot-down - Saturday 8 November, 2014

Final victims of MH17 crash may never be found --- Dutch minister
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# Shot Down

Final victims of MH17 crash may never be found --- Dutch minister

Nov 8th 2014, 2:21 PM 10,735 Views 35 Comments

“We cannot say at this moment in any certain way … at what moment and even if we can recover the last nine”

# shot-down - Thursday 9 October, 2014

It's emerged one of the MH17 victims was found with an oxygen mask
# Shot Down
# Shot Down

It's emerged one of the MH17 victims was found with an oxygen mask

Oct 9th 2014, 1:28 PM 27,449 Views 52 Comments

The Dutch Foreign Minister confirmed on a TV talk show that one of the victims had been wearing an oxygen mask.

# shot-down - Tuesday 19 August, 2014

Opinion: The protesters in Missouri have wrongly become enemies of the State
# Ferguson
# Ferguson

Opinion: The protesters in Missouri have wrongly become enemies of the State

Aug 19th 2014, 1:10 PM 33 Views 92 Comments

Blurring the boundary between law enforcement and military action creates the conditions for a military dictatorship.

# shot-down - Thursday 24 July, 2014

Bodies of MH17 victims keep arriving in the Netherlands
# Coming Home
# Coming Home

Bodies of MH17 victims keep arriving in the Netherlands

Jul 24th 2014, 8:03 AM 9,018 Views 90 Comments

Relatives joined the King yesterday as bodies arrived at Eindhoven airport.

# shot-down - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

Valid data downloaded from flight MH17 black box
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Valid data downloaded from flight MH17 black box

Jul 23rd 2014, 7:30 PM 14,042 Views 88 Comments

The cockpit voice recorder was damaged but the memory module was intact.

# shot-down - Friday 18 July, 2014

Irish-born woman among those killed in MH17 crash
# Crash
# Crash

Irish-born woman among those killed in MH17 crash

Jul 18th 2014, 11:01 PM 51,684 Views 213 Comments

298 passengers were on board the plane.

100 AIDS experts were killed in the Ukraine plane crash
# Mh17
# Mh17

100 AIDS experts were killed in the Ukraine plane crash

Jul 18th 2014, 11:59 AM 21,356 Views 120 Comments

They were on their way to a global conference in Australia.

# shot-down - Sunday 23 March, 2014

Turkey has shot down a Syrian war plane
# Downed
# Downed

Turkey has shot down a Syrian war plane

Mar 23rd 2014, 1:52 PM 16,780 Views 33 Comments

The Turkish Prime Minister has congratulated the military, and warned of a “heavy” response if the country’s airspace is violated.

# shot-down - Tuesday 26 June, 2012

Downing of Turkish plane "unacceptable", says NATO chief
# Syria
# Syria

Downing of Turkish plane "unacceptable", says NATO chief

Jun 26th 2012, 12:48 PM 1,843 Views 5 Comments

NATO holding emergency consultations with Turkey following last week’s incident.

# shot-down - Sunday 24 June, 2012

Turkey seeking NATO meeting after Syria shoots down military plane
# Syria
# Syria

Turkey seeking NATO meeting after Syria shoots down military plane

Jun 24th 2012, 12:20 PM 4,240 Views 29 Comments

Turkish minister says plane was shot down in international airspace 15 minutes after it had strayed briefly into Syrian territory.

# shot-down - Saturday 23 June, 2012