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Dublin: 1 °C Monday 11 December, 2017

#Bombing

# bombing - Friday 20 October, 2017

Nearly 60 people killed in two suicide bombings at Afghan mosques

“I rushed inside the mosque and saw all the worshippers covered in blood,” one witness said.

# bombing - Sunday 6 August, 2017

On this day in 1945, the atomic bomb was dropped on Hiroshima

An event to remember the victims will take place in Dublin today.

# bombing - Friday 4 August, 2017

Australia plane plot: Bomb plan was 'directed by senior Isis commander'

Police say they also foiled a second alleged plot involving a “chemical dispersion device”.

# bombing - Wednesday 14 June, 2017

Ariana Grande to receive honorary citizenship of Manchester

The singer organised a benefit concert for the victims of the bomb attack at her concert in the city on 22 May.

# bombing - Monday 12 June, 2017

Police searching landfill for blue suitcase used by Manchester bomber

Images of barrels stored in his car have also been released.

# bombing - Wednesday 7 June, 2017

Man arrested at Heathrow Airport over Manchester bombing

To date 19 people have been arrested in connection with the investigation, 12 of whom have been released without charge.

# bombing - Sunday 4 June, 2017

Police arrest 18th person in connection with Manchester bombing

22 people were killed in the attack and dozens more were injured.

# bombing - Saturday 3 June, 2017

Police arrest 24-year-old man in connection with Manchester bombing

He is the 17th person to be arrested in connection with the attack in which 22 people died.

Ariana Grande visits injured fans in hospital

The singer will play at a star-studded benefit concert tomorrow.

# bombing - Friday 26 May, 2017

Police have arrested a 'large part' of Manchester bomber's network

The say “immense” progress has been made.

# bombing - Thursday 25 May, 2017

Manchester bomber 'asked his mother for forgiveness in final phone call'

Meanwhile, the investigation into the blast widened.

'Dirty Irish ba****ds': Irish in Manchester remember hostility after IRA bombing

Members of the city’s Irish community say they can relate to the anxiety Muslims in Manchester are feeling after Monday night’s terrorist attack.

# bombing - Wednesday 24 May, 2017

Ten more victims of Monday's attack in Manchester have now been named

Thousands came together at Albert Square in the city last night to mourn the 22 people who lost their lives in Monday’s bomb attack.

# bombing - Monday 22 May, 2017

Macron to host Putin after Hollande said Russia's bombing could amount to war crimes

Macron’s aides accused the Kremlin of mounting a “smear campaign” against Macron.

# bombing - Sunday 9 April, 2017

"I just felt fire grabbing my face" - Isis claims Palm Sunday bombings in Egypt which killed at least 44

The first bombing struck the Mar Girgis church in the city of Tanta north of Cairo, killing 27 people, the health ministry earlier said.

# bombing - Saturday 8 April, 2017

UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson cancels Russia trip after US bombs Syria

“The United States will no longer wait for Assad to use chemical weapons without any consequences.”

# bombing - Saturday 11 March, 2017

44 killed in twin bomb attack in centre of Damascus

Attacks are rare in the Syrian government stronghold.

# bombing - Wednesday 15 February, 2017

The man behind the 1985 bombing of a 747 off the coast of Cork has been freed

On 23 June 1985, an Air India Boeing 747 bound for Delhi exploded some 120 miles off the coast of Cork.

# bombing - Monday 30 January, 2017

Brussels bombing suspect Abrini charged over Paris attacks

Belgian investigators said the Brussels airport and metro bombers were part of the same Brussels-based cell behind the Paris attacks.

# bombing - Sunday 1 January, 2017

Here's how fighter jets refuel while bombing ISIS

The ability to extend the flying range of the fighter jets is crucial.

# bombing - Saturday 22 October, 2016

Actress Carey Mulligan joins London protest seeking end to Aleppo bombing

Mulligan said the British government must “take a really strong stance and come up with robust measures to deal with this.”

# bombing - Tuesday 18 October, 2016

Explainer: What's happening in Yemen right now?

The United States backs a Saudi-led coalition that is fighting the rebels loyal to the former Yemeni president.

# bombing - Wednesday 21 September, 2016

New York bombing suspect wrote 'bombs will be heard in the streets' in diary

Ahmad Khan Rahami prayed he’d be martyred rather than caught, authorities have said.

# bombing - Monday 19 September, 2016

UN aid convoy delivering food destroyed by airstrikes in Syria

A week-long ceasefire came to an end today with “non-stop” bombardment in some areas.

# bombing - Monday 22 August, 2016

Child as young as 12 carried out suicide bombing at wedding which killed 51

94 people were injured in the blast which occurred as the wedding was drawing to a close on Saturday evening.

# bombing - Sunday 21 August, 2016

Omran Daqneesh's brother Ali has died in Aleppo, reports say

It’s reported he died from internal bleeding and organ damage after the 17 August bombing.

# bombing - Monday 25 July, 2016

Woman who lost leg in Boston Marathon bombing climbs 19,000ft mountain

The professional ballroom dancer lost a leg in the 2013 attacks.

# bombing - Sunday 3 July, 2016

At least 119 people killed as bomb attacks rock Baghdad

The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for the bombing in a statement posted online.

# bombing - Wednesday 29 June, 2016

Istanbul airport terror attack death toll rises to 41, with 239 injured

Thirteen foreign nationals are among the dead.

# bombing - Saturday 18 June, 2016

'Our colleagues didn’t die peacefully like in the movies... They died painfully, slowly'

Dr Kathleen Thomas gave an emotional account of the Kunduz hospital bombing in Dublin this week.

# bombing - Wednesday 8 June, 2016

Two more Turkish police officers killed in another car bombing

Images carried by Turkish media showed a massive plume of black smoke rising from the rubble of the severely damaged police station.

# bombing - Saturday 14 May, 2016

Hezbollah top commander killed in Syria by "Islamist extremists"

Mustafa Badreddine, who was on a US terror sanctions blacklist and wanted by Israel, was killed in a blast on Thursday night.

# bombing - Tuesday 3 May, 2016

"Women, children, the sick, and the wounded are condemned to death" - hospitals bombed in heart of Syria's violence

There have been over 300 airstrikes on the Syrian city of Aleppo in the last ten days.

# bombing - Friday 29 April, 2016

200 civilians killed in a week of bombing in Syria during ceasefire

US Secretary of State John Kerry expressed “outrage” over an attack by government forces on a hospital.

# bombing - Monday 18 April, 2016

Pics: Boston bombing survivor completes marathon with prosthetic blade

Patrick Downes completed the course in five hours, 56 minutes and 46 seconds.

# bombing - Saturday 19 March, 2016

A number of Irish people injured in Turkish suicide attack

Four people were killed and 36 injured in this morning’s attack. The blast is the sixth major bombing to take place in Turkey since last July.

# bombing - Thursday 18 February, 2016

Bomber who killed 28 people in Ankara was Syrian national – Turkey PM

Nine people have been detained over the attack, in which 61 people were injured.

# bombing - Tuesday 16 February, 2016

Syria's leader says ceasefire "does not mean everyone stops using their weapons"

Bashar al-Assad said his troops would continue fighting “terrorists”.

# bombing - Saturday 13 February, 2016

Russia has said a 'new cold war' could be on the cards

These come in the face of accusations that it has been involved in civilian bombing in Syria.

# bombing - Sunday 24 January, 2016

Women and children killed in suspected Russian bombings on Islamic State

The bombings come ahead of talks aimed at finding a peace settlement.

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