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# violence - Monday 10 November, 2014

“We have started to look a bit closer at the purple eye-sockets, the broken ribs” — Enda Kenny

The Taoiseach gave a moving speech on the issue of domestic violence at the launch of a refuge today.

# violence - Thursday 6 November, 2014

Leo Varadkar: There’s a ‘sinister fringe’ of violent Irish Water protesters Coolock This post contains videos

Leo Varadkar: There’s a ‘sinister fringe’ of violent Irish Water protesters

His comments come following last night’s protest at Coolock Garda Station.

# violence - Monday 3 November, 2014

‘I don’t know how to be happy’: Asylum seekers speak out about their experiences in Ireland

A new documentary marks the first time a camera crew has gained access to a Direct Provision Centre.

# violence - Thursday 30 October, 2014

Chaos breaks out in Burkina Faso as president attempts to stay in power

The country’s parliament has been set on fire in this most recent surge of violence.

# violence - Thursday 23 October, 2014

From The42 Everton fans caught up in trouble ahead of Europa League game with Lille Violence

Everton fans caught up in trouble ahead of Europa League game with Lille

As many as 5,500 Evertonians are in the Northern French city for tonight’s game

‘Canada will never be intimidated, terrorists will have no safe haven’

A gunman killed a soldier at a war memorial yesterday.

# violence - Friday 17 October, 2014

Opinion: A holy war? Examining the relationship between religion and violence

Is a clash of ideologies tearing apart the fabric of world order?

# violence - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

Majority of women who experience sexual assault know their attacker

New research published today also identifies age and alcohol consumption as factors in assaults.

# violence - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

Inmates in Brazilian prison take guards hostage in latest riot

The riot was the fifth in Parana this month and the 21st this year.

# violence - Monday 13 October, 2014

Video: Man attacked on main Dublin street with shoppers, tourists and children all around

It happened yesterday evening on Dublin’s Henry Street.

# violence - Sunday 28 September, 2014

Ferguson, Missouri is dealing with another shooting – this time a police officer has been shot

The officer, who was shot in the arm, was said to be chasing two men.

Poverty, violence and myths about condoms: What’s spreading HIV?

In South Africa, more than 6 million of the country’s 52 million population are HIV positive.

# violence - Thursday 25 September, 2014

Man smashes up Dublin restaurant before being detained by Garda

The man, who is in his early 40s, is currently being detained by Gardaí.

# violence - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

Hundreds who called women’s helpline had suffered over 21 years of abuse

Women’s Aid said abuse included severe beatings, threats to kill children, stalking, and rape.

# violence - Saturday 20 September, 2014

Man shot in broad daylight in his front garden at Dublin estate

The shooting occurred at about 3.45pm in Belcamp Grove.

# violence - Friday 5 September, 2014

Around 120 million girls worldwide have been sexually assaulted

Shockingly, nearly 95,000 children were killed in one year alone.

# violence - Wednesday 27 August, 2014

Feminist pop culture writer leaves home after Twitter threats

Anna Sarkeesian had critiqued the trope of violence against women in video games.

# violence - Sunday 24 August, 2014

Opinion: Why are so many victims of child sexual abuse reluctant to report it?

Lenient sentencing in sexual assault cases has negative consequences – not just for individuals, but for all victims.

# violence - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

Teen arrested after video of him beating boy with autism goes viral

The video was found on the suspect’s Facebook page.

# violence - Tuesday 19 August, 2014

Two students arrested on suspicion of plotting mass shooting at high school

Police said the adolescents had planned to kill three staff members and as many students as possible.

# violence - Wednesday 13 August, 2014

Man stabbed in the heart after ‘bumping into someone while texting’

Toronto Police say the man he bumped into “took exception at a perceived slight and attacked the victim”.

# violence - Friday 1 August, 2014

‘Crisis team’ set up to help Irish in Libya, as French and British leave on naval ship

Around 200 people have been killed in the last two weeks in Tripoli and Benghazi.

# violence - Thursday 31 July, 2014

Have you seen the mural about the Gaza conflict painted on the Falls Road?

The artwork calls for the “immediate expulsion of all Israeli diplomats from Éire”.

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Player gets kicked in the head as four sent off during Milk Cup game

There were ugly scenes in Coleraine during the game between Northern Ireland and Mexico on Wednesday night.

# violence - Wednesday 30 July, 2014

In pics: Israeli plane drops leaflets warning Gaza civilians Warning From Above This post contains images

In pics: Israeli plane drops leaflets warning Gaza civilians

The leaflets urged civilians to stay away from Hamas militants and to report any rocket launches.

# violence - Tuesday 29 July, 2014

“Over 100″ Palestinians killed as Israel ramps up attacks on Gaza

Around 60 airstrikes have been carried out by Israeli forces today. The US says Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has asked for fresh help brokering a ceasefire.

Gardaí still at scene of Cappagh Road standoff

Gardaí could not confirm if any arrests have been made.

# violence - Sunday 27 July, 2014

Germany warns citizens to leave Libya after deaths of 38 in clashes

Cashes broke out yesterday when Islamist groups launched an assault on the headquarters of a special forces unit

# violence - Friday 18 July, 2014

Irish Government expresses ‘strong concerns’ with Israeli ambassador over situation in Gaza

Foreign Affairs Minister Charlie Flanagan said he registered the Government’s strong concern that over Israel’s ground operation.

# violence - Monday 14 July, 2014

Here’s how Ireland is tackling violence against females during conflict

The money will be used by the International Rescue Committee to help during times of conflict or natural disaster.

Austerity has ‘weakened’ the human rights of Ireland’s most vulnerable

The State is appearing before a United Nations committee to hear concerns over human rights in Ireland.

# violence - Sunday 13 July, 2014

Palestine death toll from Israeli air strikes jumps to 162

Yesterday was the deadliest day since conflict broke out on Tuesday.

# violence - Wednesday 2 July, 2014

Palestinian teenager forced into car and killed in apparent revenge attack

The youth was seen being kidnapped from the Arab half of Jerusalem.

# violence - Sunday 29 June, 2014

Iraqi forces attempt to retake northern city of Tikrit

Tikrit is said to be a hotbed of antipathy toward Iraq’s Shiite-led government.

Ireland to send supplies to people of Iraq displaced by violence Aid

Ireland to send supplies to people of Iraq displaced by violence

Supplies such as blankets, kitchen sets, jerry cans and shelter supplies are being sent to those most in need.

# violence - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

US troops flow into Iraq as ISIS continues advances

Another four teams will arrive in the coming days.

# violence - Monday 23 June, 2014

Human skulls found inside teddy bears at Mexico airport

Skulls are in demand by people who practice santeria, an Afro-Caribbean syncretic religion.

# violence - Sunday 22 June, 2014

Obama warns that Iraqi extremists could destabalise other countries

The US President has said the unrest in Iraq could spill over in other countries such as Jordan.

# violence - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

Lack of hate crime legislation creates “permission to hate” in Irish society

The warning comes as Transgender Equality Network Ireland (TENI) launches a new report documenting 32 incidents of violence or discrimination.

Iraqi militants attack country’s main oil refinery

Militants attacked parts of the refinery complex, leading to heavy clashes.