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# attack - Friday 26 August, 2016

11 police killed, dozens injured in Turkey bomb attack

The bomb attack caused immense damage to the headquarters of the special anti-riot police force in Cizre.

Three killed in apparent crossbow attack in Toronto

The incident occurred in the Toronto suburb of Scarborough.

# attack - Thursday 25 August, 2016

Man who threw boiling water on gay couple sentenced to 40 years in prison

Marquez Tolbert testified that after pouring hot water on them, Blackwell grabbed him as he jumped and screamed in pain and told him: “Get out of my house with all that gay.”

# attack - Monday 22 August, 2016

From The42 Munster's Erasmus hopes for attacking progress after win over Zebre Rassie's Verdict

Munster's Erasmus hopes for attacking progress after win over Zebre

The South African director of rugby rated his side’s performance as solid.

# attack - Sunday 21 August, 2016

'Barbaric' bomb attack on Turkish wedding kills at least 50 people

It’s believed the perpetrator mixed with wedding guests before the blast. 50 people have been killed and 94 wounded.

# attack - Thursday 18 August, 2016

From The42 'You look at the All Blacks and it's simplicity' - Leinster's Dempsey Attack

'You look at the All Blacks and it's simplicity' - Leinster's Dempsey

The Leinster backs coach wants to see improved skill levels at the province this season.

# attack - Tuesday 16 August, 2016

Two teenagers stabbed on train in Austria by German man

Police have ruled out that this was a terrorist attack.

# attack - Sunday 14 August, 2016

'No indication' of terrorism in Swiss train attack

A female victim and the assailant died of their injuries in yesterday’s assault in eastern Switzerland.

# attack - Wednesday 10 August, 2016

Almost 40 sheep killed in dog attack on west Kerry farm

People are being warned to tie up their dogs.

# attack - Saturday 6 August, 2016

Belgian police officers attacked by machete-wielding man shouting "Allahu Akbar"

The man was shot dead by another officer.

# attack - Friday 5 August, 2016

Woman killed in London knife attack was "one of the nicest, sweetest people"

64-year-old Florida native Darlene Horton had been due to return to the US just hours after the stabbing attack.

# attack - Monday 1 August, 2016

Irish woman hospitalised after random attack in France

The Department of Foreign Affairs says it is aware of the case and is ready to give assistance.

# attack - Sunday 31 July, 2016

12-year-old boy among those arrested over death of man in his 40s

The man was taken to hospital but died in the early hours of Thursday morning.

Appeal after man in his 80s assaulted in aggravated burglary

Three men with weapons entered the house, demanded money and assaulted the man aged in his early 80s.

# attack - Saturday 30 July, 2016

French Muslims refuse to bury teenager who killed priest

Kermiche was awaiting trial on terror charges and had been fitted with an electronic tag.

# attack - Friday 29 July, 2016

French prime minister says it was a "failure" priest killer was released with electronic tag

Manuel Valls also told Le Monde newspaper he is “open” to a temporary ban on the foreign financing of mosques.

# attack - Wednesday 27 July, 2016

Gardaí investigating after horses are attacked with axe in Wicklow

In two separate incidents, a number of horses were left with wounds after they were attacked with what is believed to be an axe.

France church attack: Jihadist was under house arrest

Adel Kermiche, 19, was one of two attackers who stormed a church and killed an 86-year-old priest.

# attack - Tuesday 26 July, 2016

At least 19 people killed and 20 wounded in attack at centre for disabled people

An ex-employee of the facility is said to be behind the attack.

# attack - Sunday 24 July, 2016

Man kills woman and injures others in machete attack

The 21-year-old man was known to police.

# attack - Thursday 21 July, 2016

Gardaí seek photos and videos after couple attacked while walking on Dollymount beach

A man was hospitalised and five men were arrested.

Police seek motivation after man drives burning car into police station in Sydney

New South Wales Police are not treating the incident at Merrylands in western Sydney as a terrorist attack.

Man who launched "vicious" knife attack on former partner jailed for 14 years

Denis Leahy of Queen Street, Dublin 7 was charged with attempting to murder Rose Kenny.

Irish man in South African hospital after being shot in the head

The man, who has been named as 66-year-old Bill Brogan, was shot during a robbery in Walkerville, Johannesburg.

# attack - Wednesday 20 July, 2016

Frenchman jailed for trying to sell items from Nice massacre

The attack left 84 people dead.

Widespread outrage after Syrian rebel group beheads 12-year-old child

The leaders of the rebel group involved called the act a “violation”.

# attack - Tuesday 19 July, 2016

Hand-painted ISIS flag found in bedroom of teen who attacked German train passengers

The teenager was shot dead by police as he tried to flee.

# attack - Monday 18 July, 2016

Three people seriously injured as axe-wielding man attacks passengers on German train

The attacker was also armed with a knife.

Indian student gang raped second time by same men, say police

The student was found unconscious in bushes on the side of a highway last Wednesday night following the attack.

# attack - Sunday 17 July, 2016

Idris Elba's Bastille Day pulled from cinemas after Nice lorry massacre Inappropriate This post contains videos

Idris Elba's Bastille Day pulled from cinemas after Nice lorry massacre

Billboards for the movie have also been taken down in France.

# attack - Saturday 16 July, 2016

Five children fighting for their lives after truck attack in Nice

One of the children is an unidentified eight-year-old boy who is possibly a foreigner.

Update: 'No reason to believe' Irish people caught up in Nice terror attack

There had been reports of a man critically injured but the Department of Foreign Affairs is satisfied there is no cause for concern in this case.

# attack - Friday 15 July, 2016

'Someone got on the piano and started to play Imagine': Moments of kindness after horrific Nice attack

Offers of places to stay and free taxi rides were given in the aftermath of the Nice attacks.

"Monstrosity": Horror moment when truck ploughs through crowd in Nice

France is in mourning after the attack left 84 people dead and 202 people injured – many of them seriously.

'The fear on their faces told us we had to run': Witnesses describe chaos after Nice truck attack

Witnesses at first thought the truck may have lost control, with one saying the attacker “looked nervous”.

Trump to delay announcement of running mate in light of Nice attack

The presumptive Republican nominee was due to announce his running mate today.

# attack - Thursday 14 July, 2016

'If I closed my eyes, I knew I wouldn't open them': stab victim tells court of guilt over relationship with attacker

The creche worker said she had to give up her flat because she could not return to the scene of the attack.

# attack - Tuesday 12 July, 2016

Garda who feared for life in “frenzied Kung Fu-style attack” awarded €60,000 damages

The garda said he suffered PTSD as a result of the attack.

# attack - Friday 8 July, 2016

Five police shot dead as sniper suspect says he wanted to "kill white people" Dallas This post contains videos

Five police shot dead as sniper suspect says he wanted to "kill white people"

The suspect has been named as Micah Xavier Johnson

# attack - Thursday 7 July, 2016

Attack targets school as 250,000 prayed nearby to mark end of Ramadan

It is believed to have been carried out by Islamists.

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