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# attack - Today’s News


# attack - Friday 3 July, 2015

“The violence is now at our door – it invades our town in two coffins”

The funeral mass for Larry and Martina Hayes, killed in last week’s terrorist attack in Tunisia, has taken place in Athlone.

# attack - Thursday 2 July, 2015

Two men charged over stabbing incidents in the centre of Dublin

The two men are due to appear in court.

Four prison officers injured in attack at reception of Cloverhill

A prisoner was being moved between facilities when the incident occurred.

68-year-old man attacked by shark in waist-deep water

Swimmers went back into the water within hours.

# attack - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

Now formally identified, the three Irish victims of the Tunisia attack can come home

Lorna Carty, Larry Hayes and Martina Hayes all died in the terror attack.

# attack - Monday 29 June, 2015

Tunisian authorities say they have made their first arrests following Friday’s beach massacre

The news come as tourists flood home to Europe following the atrocity.

Sixth shark attack in two weeks leaves teen in critical condition

The teen suffered injuries to his right calf, buttocks and both hands while swimming with friends on Saturday.

Brother of Irish woman killed in Tunisia: ‘She was our baby’

Martina and Larry Hayes are believed to be among 38 killed in Friday’s attack.

Minister confirms two more Irish citizens died in Tunisia attack

Formal identification of the bodies is pending.

# attack - Sunday 28 June, 2015

Irish Muslims condemn Ramadan terrorist attacks

The founder of the Irish Muslim Peace & Integration Council was speaking about the attacks at an event yesterday.

# attack - Saturday 27 June, 2015

The man who took bullets shielding his fiancée in Tunisia attack

Saera Wilson spoke to the BBC about the terror attack in the Tunisian town of Sousse yesterday.

# attack - Friday 26 June, 2015

An Irish woman is among the dead in the Tunisian resort terror attack

At least 39 people have died, with 36 injured. One gunman is reported to have been killed while a second remains at large.

# attack - Tuesday 23 June, 2015

The Coronas have come up trumps for one of their fans

The band have offered to make up for an attack suffered by a 16-year-old fan at a recent gig in Cork.

# attack - Monday 22 June, 2015

Police hunt for second man who stamped on pregnant woman’s stomach

One week on from the vicious attack, police said someone is “harbouring a very violent individual”.

# attack - Thursday 18 June, 2015

From The42 Analysis: Leinster-linked Brown drives sensational Highlanders attack Thrillers

Analysis: Leinster-linked Brown drives sensational Highlanders attack

The Kiwi franchise’s attack coach has a supremely gifted group of players to work with.

# attack - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

Pregnant woman loses baby after being kicked and stamped in stomach by two men

The 21-year-old was 32 weeks pregnant.

# attack - Monday 15 June, 2015

Man has top of ear bitten off in London assault

Police are appealing for information to help find the man responsible for the attack which happened in April.

‘Nightmarish’ scene as two teens lose limbs in nearby shark attacks East Coast This post contains videos

‘Nightmarish’ scene as two teens lose limbs in nearby shark attacks

The attacks happened in the same North Carolina town.

# attack - Saturday 13 June, 2015

Man attacked and killed by escaped elephant in Germany

Reports in Germany suggest the elephant had previously injured people.

# attack - Thursday 11 June, 2015

18-year-old arrested after three men from same family injured in knife attack

Two of the men were chased from a house and assaulted at a local petrol station.

# attack - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

Young woman arrested over knife and axe murder

The incident happened at Basil McAfee’s home in 2013.

# attack - Tuesday 9 June, 2015

25-year-old man dies after assault at Dublin guesthouse

A man is being held over the incident.

# attack - Sunday 7 June, 2015

Inter-county footballer in hospital after being injured on duty as prison officer

He was injured after intervening when one prisoner attacked another.

Man left in vegetative state dies nine years after vicious attack

Police have now launched a murder investigation into Paul McCauley’s death.

# attack - Friday 29 May, 2015

Gun on display in Troubles exhibition linked to Northern Ireland terror attack

The weapon had been included in an exhibition on The Troubles.

# attack - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

Italian paralysed after Dublin attack ‘thought Ireland was the best place in the world’

A family friend said Guido Nasi would consider a long-term future in Ireland if there was adequate care available to him.

# attack - Monday 25 May, 2015

Rapist who carved a cross into victim’s forehead jailed for 17 years

Alfio Anthony Granata repeatedly raped a Dutch tourist over the course of six-weeks.

# attack - Tuesday 19 May, 2015

Nurse punched in face by prisoner Jeffrey Dumbrell

This latest assault comes after a spate of violent attacks in prisons in recent weeks.

# attack - Monday 18 May, 2015

Dublin women tied up and beaten after “meeting men on Facebook”

The girls had met the men on Facebook three weeks ago.

Man dragged into hall by masked men and attacked with hammers and a hatchet

The attack was carried out in Antrim last night.

# attack - Sunday 17 May, 2015

US politician plotted to burn down a Muslim community

Robert R. Doggart ran for election to US Congress last year.

# attack - Saturday 16 May, 2015

Officers stabbed by escaped prisoner Derek Brockwell receive letter about their sick leave

The Prison Officers Association is calling for open sick leave for prison officers injured in the course of their duties.

# attack - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

Paramedic proposes to the woman he helped save after domestic violence attack

Melissa’s ex-boyfriend attacked her, and Cameron helped her in her recovery.

# attack - Friday 8 May, 2015

Tourists who were attacked in Swords ‘uplifted by support’ of Irish people

One man has arranged for the tourists to be fast-tracked when they fly home and for them to gain entry to the VIP lounge.

Man who had his penis cut off in savage attack has been found dead

Police found the body of the 40-year-old at his home.

# attack - Tuesday 5 May, 2015

Ex-IRA commander Jock Davison gunned down in Belfast

The 47-year-old was on his way to a local community centre where he worked when he was shot.

Avengers: Age of Ultron director quits Twitter after abuse over new film

Joss Whedon had 1.15 million followers before his departure.

# attack - Monday 4 May, 2015

Irish troops safe after mortar attack injures two UN peacekeepers in Golan Heights

The two soldiers were evacuated to Israel for medical care.

Appeal for witnesses after tourists targeted in violent robbery

A man and woman were both assaulted and a camera bag was stolen.

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