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# violence - Yesterday’s News

Calls for facilitation of 'peaceful protest' as Dublin 'Rally for Palestine' is cancelled after garda advice
# Solidarity
# Solidarity

Calls for facilitation of 'peaceful protest' as Dublin 'Rally for Palestine' is cancelled after garda advice

Updated 15 hours ago 31,092 Views 56 Comments

The IPSC was planning to hold a “socially-distanced protest” at the Spire in Dublin.

# violence - Tuesday 11 May, 2021

Coveney tells Israeli ambassador that the loss of life in Gaza is 'completely unacceptable'
# Violence
# Violence

Coveney tells Israeli ambassador that the loss of life in Gaza is 'completely unacceptable'

Updated Tue 9:21 PM 22,623 Views 61 Comments

Coveney told the ambassador that Israel has a duty to adhere to international law.

# violence - Monday 10 May, 2021

'If I didn't run, he would have killed me stone dead': Domestic abuse survivors say more support is needed
# Barring Orders
# Barring Orders

'If I didn't run, he would have killed me stone dead': Domestic abuse survivors say more support is needed

Mon 12:05 AM 22,551 Views 0 Comments
  • Over the course of the pandemic some people have been trapped with their abusers 24-7, Órla Ryan writes
  • One domestic abuse survivor says people who breach barring orders should be automatically jailed
  • NGOs are calling for a new ministry dedicated to domestic violence

# violence - Wednesday 5 May, 2021

Policing patrols stepped up at North Dublin DART stations after series of incidents involving youths
# DART Line Violence
# DART Line Violence

Policing patrols stepped up at North Dublin DART stations after series of incidents involving youths

May 5th 2021, 6:00 AM 36,019 Views 51 Comments

Several social media videos show jumping on a car and a woman falling under a train after an approach by youths.

# violence - Sunday 28 March, 2021

Irish citizens advised to consider leaving Myanmar as protest death toll rises
# Coup
# Coup

Irish citizens advised to consider leaving Myanmar as protest death toll rises

Mar 28th 2021, 9:21 AM 13,123 Views 10 Comments

At least 90 people were killed by security forces yesterday.

# violence - Sunday 28 February, 2021

Gardaí were prepared for potential violence and drafted in specialist officers to help police Dublin protest
# Lockdown Protest
# Lockdown Protest

Gardaí were prepared for potential violence and drafted in specialist officers to help police Dublin protest

Updated Feb 28th 2021, 12:10 AM 84,875 Views 166 Comments
  • A major policing operation was in place from yesterday morning with senior officers, including the Commissioner, taking direct command.
  • Officers had been monitoring online chatter in recent weeks as groups planned a protest for Stephen's Green.

# violence - Sunday 31 May, 2020

'I'm getting shot!': Journalists under attack from police and protesters across US
# Violence
# Violence

'I'm getting shot!': Journalists under attack from police and protesters across US

May 31st 2020, 6:11 PM 48,136 Views 74 Comments

The arrest and handcuffing of a black CNN journalist has drawn the widest coverage.

# violence - Wednesday 26 February, 2020

Opinion: Why we asked people on the streets of Dublin if they watch pornography
# Opinion
# Opinion

Opinion: Why we asked people on the streets of Dublin if they watch pornography

Feb 26th 2020, 7:00 PM 41,762 Views 34 Comments

Cliodhna McAllister writes about how her experiences with Tinder, dating and porn got her thinking about how we view sexuality and gender in Ireland.

# violence - Saturday 25 January, 2020

'Enough is enough': Thousands take part in rally against violence in Drogheda
# Standing Together
# Standing Together

'Enough is enough': Thousands take part in rally against violence in Drogheda

Updated Jan 25th 2020, 3:55 PM 29,969 Views 54 Comments

The rally was being held after the “hideous and barbaric” murder of 17-year-old Keane Mulready-Woods.

# violence - Saturday 18 January, 2020

Garda association calls for extra resourcing after 'shocking levels of violence' in recent days
# Policing
# Policing

Garda association calls for extra resourcing after 'shocking levels of violence' in recent days

Jan 18th 2020, 7:41 AM 34,200 Views 38 Comments

Gardaí have confirmed human remains found in Dublin 3 earlier this week were that of Keane Mulready-Woods.

# violence - Monday 9 December, 2019

Significant reduction in Longford feud violence as gardaí issue warning over 'call out' videos
# Longford
# Longford

Significant reduction in Longford feud violence as gardaí issue warning over 'call out' videos

Dec 9th 2019, 12:05 AM 29,609 Views 0 Comments

Local gardaí have been attempting to keep a lid on the feud.

# violence - Friday 15 November, 2019

Here's why the Irish team will be wearing white ribbons on Monday night
# Cause
From The42
# Cause

Here's why the Irish team will be wearing white ribbons on Monday night

Nov 15th 2019, 6:15 AM 6,651 Views 7 Comments

A global movement campaigning for an end to gender-based violence against women is underway.

# violence - Wednesday 13 November, 2019

Students armed with petrol bombs - and bows and arrows - clash with police overnight in Hong Kong
# Violence
# Violence

Students armed with petrol bombs - and bows and arrows - clash with police overnight in Hong Kong

Nov 13th 2019, 7:28 AM 7,696 Views 13 Comments

Hong Kong’s underground subway system was closed amid further violence overnight.

# violence - Sunday 3 November, 2019

Five wounded as knife attack caps day of Hong Kong political chaos
# Violence
# Violence

Five wounded as knife attack caps day of Hong Kong political chaos

Nov 3rd 2019, 6:00 PM 7,151 Views 6 Comments

Flashmob rallies erupted inside multiple shopping centres across the international finance hub.

# violence - Sunday 6 October, 2019

More than a dozen people killed as security forces fire at protesters in Iraq
# Crisis
# Crisis

More than a dozen people killed as security forces fire at protesters in Iraq

Oct 6th 2019, 4:55 PM 7,528 Views 10 Comments

The clashes came after authorities earlier lifted a round-the-clock curfew in Baghdad.

# violence - Thursday 26 September, 2019

'He did not do one day': Six in 10 domestic violence offenders get suspended sentence
# Women's Aid
# Women's Aid

'He did not do one day': Six in 10 domestic violence offenders get suspended sentence

Sep 26th 2019, 8:15 AM 16,452 Views 33 Comments

The vast majority of victims are women and over half are abused in their own home.

# violence - Friday 26 July, 2019

Global 'collective shrug' criticised as violence spike in Syria sees death toll soar
# United Nations
# United Nations

Global 'collective shrug' criticised as violence spike in Syria sees death toll soar

Jul 26th 2019, 10:21 PM 12,787 Views 23 Comments

Aid groups have described the spike in violence in Syria’s eight-year civil war as a “nightmare”.

# violence - Monday 22 July, 2019

'I'll give you a goat and then you can forget about the rape'
# Seeking Justice
# Seeking Justice

'I'll give you a goat and then you can forget about the rape'

Jul 22nd 2019, 9:00 PM 75,334 Views 10 Comments

In certain areas of Kenya, slaughtering an animal or paying a €20 fine is the punishment for rape.

# violence - Monday 24 June, 2019

FAI hit back at claims they are not doing enough to stamp out violence against referees
# Controversy
From The42
# Controversy

FAI hit back at claims they are not doing enough to stamp out violence against referees

Jun 24th 2019, 1:11 PM 9,526 Views 18 Comments

20-year-old official Harry McCann said an U13 manager attempted “to strike me” in a game on Saturday.

# violence - Tuesday 16 April, 2019

'I just accepted that this was how it was going to end': Victim of domestic abuse recalls horror attack
# Dublin
# Dublin

'I just accepted that this was how it was going to end': Victim of domestic abuse recalls horror attack

Apr 16th 2019, 10:26 PM 41,896 Views 35 Comments

‘I just accepted that this was how it was going to end,’ she said after she was told she was going to die.

# violence - Saturday 30 March, 2019

How an internet hoax about a 'white van kidnapper' sparked violence in Paris
# Roma
# Roma

How an internet hoax about a 'white van kidnapper' sparked violence in Paris

Mar 30th 2019, 11:00 AM 15,124 Views 24 Comments

A court hearing referred to the incident this week as “collective hysteria”.

# violence - Sunday 17 March, 2019

'After the second attack he became antisocial, children in Direct Provision are targeted'
# Asylum Seekers
# Asylum Seekers

'After the second attack he became antisocial, children in Direct Provision are targeted'

Mar 17th 2019, 9:30 PM 20,344 Views 0 Comments

Parents talk to us about why they are seeking asylum in Ireland and the impact of raising a family in an institutionalised setting.

# violence - Friday 15 March, 2019

At least 49 people dead after mass shootings at two New Zealand mosques
# Christchurch
# Christchurch

At least 49 people dead after mass shootings at two New Zealand mosques

Updated Mar 15th 2019, 8:05 AM 95,122 Views 163 Comments

Four people are in custody, including an Australian citizen described as a ‘right-wing terrorist’.

# violence - Monday 28 January, 2019

'Some of the most shocking violence we have seen': Police condemn clashes between Millwall and Everton fans
# Violence
From The42
# Violence

'Some of the most shocking violence we have seen': Police condemn clashes between Millwall and Everton fans

Jan 28th 2019, 7:27 PM 10,982 Views 16 Comments

One Everton supporter suffered a ‘life-changing injury’ after an attack from a Millwall fan over the weekend.

# violence - Tuesday 22 January, 2019

Almost two-thirds of people 'fearful of a return to sectarian violence in Ireland after Brexit'
# Troubles
# Troubles

Almost two-thirds of people 'fearful of a return to sectarian violence in Ireland after Brexit'

Jan 22nd 2019, 10:50 AM 12,086 Views 14 Comments

There have been a number of security alerts in Derry in recent days.

# violence - Saturday 5 January, 2019

'People are being shot dead and no one is saying a thing': Sudanese community in Ireland protest government violence
# Food Shortages
# Food Shortages

'People are being shot dead and no one is saying a thing': Sudanese community in Ireland protest government violence

Jan 5th 2019, 6:30 AM 13,950 Views 3 Comments

Up to 40 people have been killed in violent protests in Sudan in recent weeks.

# violence - Monday 31 December, 2018

Bangladesh prime minister re-elected amid violent clashes in which at least 17 people were killed
# Landslide
# Landslide

Bangladesh prime minister re-elected amid violent clashes in which at least 17 people were killed

Dec 31st 2018, 10:28 AM 6,193 Views 3 Comments

Opposition politicians have condemned the election as “farcical”, claiming vote-rigging took place.

# violence - Saturday 22 December, 2018

22 people reportedly killed and several wounded in protests over rising cost of bread in Sudan
# Demonstrations
# Demonstrations

22 people reportedly killed and several wounded in protests over rising cost of bread in Sudan

Dec 22nd 2018, 2:52 PM 16,030 Views 19 Comments

A government decision to raise the price of bread has sparked protests around the country.

# violence - Wednesday 5 December, 2018

Opinion: It is not just about petrol prices - years of austerity in France caused violent protests
# Opinion
# Opinion

Opinion: It is not just about petrol prices - years of austerity in France caused violent protests

Dec 5th 2018, 7:00 AM 11,130 Views 67 Comments

The French are practical people and they tightened their belts as much as they could until eventually they couldn’t survive, writes Renaud Beranger.

# violence - Saturday 24 November, 2018

Domestic abuse against men: 'He'd been kicked in the balls: he was black and blue to his knees'
# Courts
# Courts

Domestic abuse against men: 'He'd been kicked in the balls: he was black and blue to his knees'

Nov 24th 2018, 9:00 AM 46,015 Views 87 Comments

There’s some confusion around where LGBT people in domestic abuse situations can turn to for help – here’s some clarification.

# violence - Sunday 28 October, 2018

One dead in Sri Lanka shooting as constitutional crisis erupts into violence
# Violence
# Violence

One dead in Sri Lanka shooting as constitutional crisis erupts into violence

Oct 28th 2018, 5:26 PM 7,937 Views 3 Comments

Police said bodyguards for a Sri Lankan cabinet minister allied to Wickremesinghe opened fire inside a government ministry.

# violence - Sunday 14 October, 2018

Kidnapped, robbed and killed - but Matthew Shepard is to finally be laid to rest after 20 years
# Homophobia
# Homophobia

Kidnapped, robbed and killed - but Matthew Shepard is to finally be laid to rest after 20 years

Oct 14th 2018, 10:00 PM 45,964 Views 16 Comments

He will be interred in the Washington National Cathedral.

# violence - Tuesday 9 October, 2018

'One-punch fatality' a prospect with the current run of GAA club match violence
# Words Of Warning
From The42
# Words Of Warning

'One-punch fatality' a prospect with the current run of GAA club match violence

Oct 9th 2018, 5:00 PM 38,934 Views 54 Comments

Former Tyrone All-Ireland winner Enda McGinley on the concerning trend.

# violence - Tuesday 25 September, 2018

'Predators are out there': Three college students report rapes to Cork sexual violence centre
# Cork
# Cork

'Predators are out there': Three college students report rapes to Cork sexual violence centre

Sep 25th 2018, 12:23 PM 23,053 Views 79 Comments

None of the alleged rapes were reported to gardaí – the head of the centre in Cork said this is not surprising.

# violence - Wednesday 29 August, 2018

Trump warns of 'violent change' if Republicans lose midterm elections
# Antifa
# Antifa

Trump warns of 'violent change' if Republicans lose midterm elections

Aug 29th 2018, 11:41 AM 33,409 Views 87 Comments

He said “a miserable two years” could be ahead.

# violence - Friday 10 August, 2018

Reports of truce agreed between Hamas and Israel, ending intense two days of violence
# Tension
# Tension

Reports of truce agreed between Hamas and Israel, ending intense two days of violence

Aug 10th 2018, 7:04 AM 5,923 Views 24 Comments

Israel and Hamas have fought three wars since the Islamic militant group seized control of Gaza in 2007.

# violence - Thursday 26 July, 2018

Man who launched vicious assault on girlfriend gets suspended sentence
# Courts
# Courts

Man who launched vicious assault on girlfriend gets suspended sentence

Jul 26th 2018, 6:18 PM 33,994 Views 27 Comments

The attack took place in 2003.

# violence - Friday 20 July, 2018

Appeal for information on 'shocking' video of teen throwing petrol bomb at van
# Derry
# Derry

Appeal for information on 'shocking' video of teen throwing petrol bomb at van

Jul 20th 2018, 12:07 PM 16,853 Views 21 Comments

The incident happened last week in Derry.

# violence - Thursday 19 July, 2018

67 arrested as Met Police 'remove dangerous individuals from communities they're abusing'
# Operation Puglia
# Operation Puglia

67 arrested as Met Police 'remove dangerous individuals from communities they're abusing'

Jul 19th 2018, 4:25 PM 18,523 Views 0 Comments

The arrests were made under the Met Police’s Operation Puglia.

13 players and 2 coaches suspended following 'basketbrawl'
# Violence
From The42
# Violence

13 players and 2 coaches suspended following 'basketbrawl'

Jul 19th 2018, 12:32 PM 8,057 Views 3 Comments

The crew officiating the game, which degenerated into wild punches and flying kicks before stunned spectators, were also suspended from competition.

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