# uprising - Today’s News
# uprising - Saturday 17 January, 2015
The abductors are believed to be Shiite militiamen.
# uprising - Tuesday 28 January, 2014
The ousted Egyptian president appeared before a court today over a prison escape during an uprising in 2011.
# uprising - Monday 30 December, 2013
Reports say that 16 people were killed at the airport, while eight died at the national radio and television premises.
# uprising - Sunday 9 June, 2013
Socialist Party MEP Paul Murphy travelled to Istanbul to see the protests first-hand – and in his diary from the visit he tells us that the response from the country’s Prime Minister has been “brutal”.
# uprising - Tuesday 30 April, 2013
Oxfam said the figure is comparable to the entire population of Belfast, Cork, Galway, Limerick, Waterford and Derry all moving to Dublin.
# uprising - Friday 19 April, 2013
Hundreds of people – including Holocaust survivors – gathered to mark the uprising that saw Jewish people take arms against Nazi forces.
# uprising - Sunday 6 January, 2013
The Syrian President said he would soon give details of his plan which calls on foreign countries to stop funding the armed opposition.
# uprising - Wednesday 26 December, 2012
Latest reports say Major General Abdul-Aziz Jassem al-Shallal appeared in a video aired on Al Arabiya TV yesterday saying he is joining “the people’s revolution.”
# uprising - Sunday 25 November, 2012
Our system has made Irish people feel ashamed, the author and journalist tells TheJournal.ie ahead of a series of ‘state of the nation’ debates.
# uprising - Monday 12 November, 2012
Yesterday a deal was made to form a broad-based opposition structure to take the 20-month uprising forward.
# uprising - Thursday 18 October, 2012
Wael Ghonim tells Irish audience how he applied digital marketing strategies to Facebook campaign that helped spark uprising in Egypt last year.
# uprising - Thursday 27 September, 2012
A human rights watchdog yesterday’s death toll – which doesn’t include unidentified bodies – is the highest yet.
# uprising - Saturday 18 August, 2012
International obligations towards civilians “have not been respected” by either side in Syrian conflict,
# uprising - Monday 30 July, 2012
US Defence Secretary says reported use of weapons against the Syrian people shows that Assad’s “regime is coming to an end”.
# uprising - Saturday 30 June, 2012
The former UN chief has convened a meeting of foreign ministers to try and broker a deal on Syria – but it’s looking unlikely.
# uprising - Wednesday 20 June, 2012
Islamists in northern Mali have been forcing the imposition of sharia law since the coup earlier this year.
# uprising - Tuesday 19 June, 2012
The State-run MENA says the 84-year-old former President’s heart has “stopped beating” and will not respond to defibrillation.
# uprising - Saturday 16 June, 2012
Ireland should now abandon its ‘triple lock’ neutrality, writes Aaron McKenna. The price of our prosperity is the willingness to stand up for those who have nobody else.
# uprising - Friday 15 June, 2012
Hillary Clinton had said she believed that there were attack helicopters on the way from Russia to Syria – something Russia denies.
# uprising - Wednesday 13 June, 2012
Protests which forced Ben Ali from power marked the start of the Arab Spring uprisings.
# uprising - Tuesday 12 June, 2012
A major new report says children are being tortured and slaughtered in Syria. The report also lists offences against children by other countries around the world.
# uprising - Monday 11 June, 2012
The former Egyptian president’s health is reported to have rapidly deteriorated since his trial.
# uprising - Friday 8 June, 2012
UN envoy Kofi Annan believes the time has come for regional and international pressure on Bashar Assad.
# uprising - Tuesday 5 June, 2012
Fresh attacks have been launched on regime forces, with rebels saying they had to ‘defend our people’.
# uprising - Thursday 31 May, 2012
Ban Ki-Moon said UN observers monitoring the ceasefire were not there to watch the killings of innocent people.
# uprising - Monday 30 April, 2012
UN observers have visited the site of the bombings, according to Syrian state news.
# uprising - Monday 2 April, 2012
Around 20 opposition figures convicted for anti-state offences arising from last year’s uprising are appealing against their convictions.
# uprising - Thursday 22 March, 2012
The UN Security Council has called for a ceasefire to allow dialogue aimed at resolving the crisis and to allow humanitarian aid in.
Angry troops have seized power a mutiny at a military base near the presidential palace over the government’s failure to settle a rebellion in the north of the country.
# uprising - Wednesday 29 February, 2012
A top UN official has said that over 7500 people have died so far in the ongoing violence.
# uprising - Tuesday 21 February, 2012
Activists say Government troops have bombarded rebel areas in Homs killing 12 people, including two children.
# uprising - Tuesday 31 January, 2012
The move comes as Syrian troops push further into Damascus suburbs, crushing pockets of resistance.
# uprising - Monday 30 January, 2012
The widescale offensive near the capital suggested the regime is worried that military defectors could close in on Damascus.
# uprising - Sunday 29 January, 2012
TheJournal.ie’s guide to how what has changed (or not) in Bahrain, Syria, Libya, Egypt, Yemen and Tunisia since the uprisings.
# uprising - Friday 30 December, 2011
And who might be under threat in 2012…
# uprising - Monday 26 December, 2011
Anti-government protests first broke out in Tunisia, before inspiring similar movements across the Middle East and bringing down leaders in Egypt and Libya.
# uprising - Friday 9 December, 2011
Two boys, ages 10 and 12, were hit by stray bullets near government checkpoints in the city of Homs, according to anti-government protesters.
# uprising - Monday 14 November, 2011
Arab states are increasing pressure on the Syrian president over his government’s violent crackdown on political protesters.
# uprising - Sunday 13 November, 2011
Saturday’s raids on the Saudi and Qatari raids have been condemned while thousands of pro-regime supporters take to the streets.
# uprising - Friday 11 November, 2011
Syrians have been snatched from their homes and killed during Syria’s bloodiest month yet in its eight-month-old uprising.