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#Violence

# violence - Sunday 31 May, 2020

'I'm getting shot!': Journalists under attack from police and protesters across US Violence This post contains videos

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

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

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

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

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

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

# violence - Friday 15 November, 2019

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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'

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

# violence - Monday 24 June, 2019

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

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

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

‘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

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'

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 This post contains videos

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

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

# violence - Monday 28 January, 2019

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

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

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'

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

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

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

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

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'

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

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

He will be interred in the Washington National Cathedral.

# violence - Tuesday 9 October, 2018

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

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

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

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

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

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

The attack took place in 2003.

# violence - Friday 20 July, 2018

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

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'

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

From The42 13 players and 2 coaches suspended following 'basketbrawl' Violence This post contains videos

13 players and 2 coaches suspended following 'basketbrawl'

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

# violence - Monday 16 July, 2018

CCTV footage shows moment explosive device was thrown at home of Gerry Adams Attack This post contains videos

CCTV footage shows moment explosive device was thrown at home of Gerry Adams

Sinn Féin is holding a rally in West Belfast this evening in light of the incident.

# violence - Saturday 14 July, 2018

Gerry Adams says he doesn't know who attacked his home but he wants to speak with them

Sinn Féin has said Adams’ home and that of party member Bobby Storey were attacked with explosive devices.

# violence - Tuesday 10 July, 2018

Petrol bombs thrown at police in third night of violence in Derry

The incidents come in the run-up to the Twelfth.

# violence - Saturday 16 June, 2018

Why having over 100 nuclear weapons could do more harm than good to a country

Experts have looked into the impact using such weapons would have on a nation’s population and resources.

# violence - Thursday 7 June, 2018

Man 'threatened to make personal photos of ex public after beating her up'

A judge told Christopher Lenihan he is undoubtedly facing a prison sentence.

# violence - Monday 7 May, 2018

Two London teens shot in broad daylight as violent crime surges

Both suffered head injuries.

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