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# fighting - Last year 2021

Israeli gunfire kills Palestinian teenager during West Bank clashes
# Palestine
# Palestine

Israeli gunfire kills Palestinian teenager during West Bank clashes

Aug 24th 2021, 7:17 AM 6,971 Views 11 Comments

Imad Khaled Saleh Hashash died after sustaining a gunshot wound to the head.

# fighting - All time

Conor McGregor says he is retiring from fighting (again)
# The Notorious
From The42
# The Notorious

Conor McGregor says he is retiring from fighting (again)

Jun 7th 2020, 8:14 AM 13,048 Views 42 Comments

The 31-year-old Dublin man has previously made the same claim.

US freezes assets of Venezuelan leader Maduro in wake of deadly response to disputed election
# Sanctions
# Sanctions

US freezes assets of Venezuelan leader Maduro in wake of deadly response to disputed election

Aug 1st 2017, 7:24 AM 10,541 Views 25 Comments

At least 10 people died amid violent protests disputing Sunday’s election in the South American country.

20,000 civilians in 'extreme danger' as Isis fighters cling on in Mosul
# Digging In
# Digging In

20,000 civilians in 'extreme danger' as Isis fighters cling on in Mosul

Jul 6th 2017, 3:25 PM 6,221 Views 21 Comments

In neighbouring Syria, US-backed forces are facing fierce resistance from IS.

Shauntelle Tynan starts chemotherapy in US after raising €600k for treatment
# Fighting
# Fighting

Shauntelle Tynan starts chemotherapy in US after raising €600k for treatment

Mar 11th 2017, 12:55 PM 19,049 Views 14 Comments

The teenager is currently undergoing treatment in Texas.

Dana White thinks Ronda Rousey is 'probably done'
# PREDICTION
From The42
# PREDICTION

Dana White thinks Ronda Rousey is 'probably done'

Jan 31st 2017, 6:57 PM 9,843 Views 8 Comments

The former women’s bantamweight champion likely won’t be returning to the UFC octagon.

Pockets of fighting erupt after a calm start to Syria's new ceasefire
# Shelling
# Shelling

Pockets of fighting erupt after a calm start to Syria's new ceasefire

Dec 30th 2016, 12:06 PM 5,290 Views 21 Comments

Rebels involving in fighting this morning are not covered by the ceasefire.

Irish striker Doyle and team-mate Beckford to refund fans after fighting with each other
# Handbags
From The42
# Handbags

Irish striker Doyle and team-mate Beckford to refund fans after fighting with each other

Dec 5th 2016, 5:07 PM 14,506 Views 9 Comments

The Preston North End strikers were both red carded in Saturday’s Championship defeat to Sheffield Wednesday.

Don't sleep on it: Going to bed angry makes it worse
# Clear The Air
# Clear The Air

Don't sleep on it: Going to bed angry makes it worse

Dec 4th 2016, 8:30 PM 18,376 Views 10 Comments

Memories of negative or traumatic events often last longer than those of positive or neutral experiences, and sleep doesn’t help.

Civilians celebrate in the streets as Islamic State is pushed out of Syrian city
# Manbij
# Manbij

Civilians celebrate in the streets as Islamic State is pushed out of Syrian city

Aug 13th 2016, 5:11 PM 25,060 Views 115 Comments

Some men were seen clipping their beards with scissors while women were able to uncover their faces.

'Well trained' Russian hooligans behind fighting with English fans
# Arrests
# Arrests

'Well trained' Russian hooligans behind fighting with English fans

Jun 13th 2016, 3:13 PM 27,848 Views 65 Comments

10 people – six Britons, three French and an Austrian – face an immediate trial.

Fighting breaks out in the stands prior to kick-off in the Europa League final
# Bad Behaviour
From The42
# Bad Behaviour

Fighting breaks out in the stands prior to kick-off in the Europa League final

May 18th 2016, 7:53 PM 14,841 Views 59 Comments

A small section of Liverpool and Sevilla fans clashed at St Jakob Park before the match began.

This disagreeable personality trait displayed by Bill Gates as a kid may predict success in adulthood
# So There You Go
# So There You Go

This disagreeable personality trait displayed by Bill Gates as a kid may predict success in adulthood

Feb 21st 2016, 7:30 AM 38,570 Views 22 Comments

Maybe kids talking back isn’t such a bad thing.

Take a break and watch this amazing stuntman recreate moves from Tekken
# Take A Break
# Take A Break

Take a break and watch this amazing stuntman recreate moves from Tekken

Nov 17th 2015, 10:58 AM 7,554 Views 13 Comments

Hopping phoenix, clean sweep, deadly current – you name the move and this guy can pull it off.

Joseph's Tomb torched as Palestinians call for 'a Friday of revolution'
# Tensions
# Tensions

Joseph's Tomb torched as Palestinians call for 'a Friday of revolution'

Oct 16th 2015, 4:31 PM 21,035 Views 224 Comments

Israeli security forces have deployed massively in Jerusalem after two weeks of Palestinian attacks in the city and across Israel.

Four people were gored to death by bulls over the weekend
# Spain
# Spain

Four people were gored to death by bulls over the weekend

Aug 17th 2015, 2:09 PM 21,399 Views 59 Comments

In total seven people have been killed by the animals since the start of July.

Turkey is taking the fight to the Islamic State
# Airstrikes
# Airstrikes

Turkey is taking the fight to the Islamic State

Jul 25th 2015, 11:32 AM 17,219 Views 47 Comments

As well as bombing Kurdish militants.

What was this Co Kildare man doing stripping naked and taking part in a 'river of blood'?
# Pamplona
# Pamplona

What was this Co Kildare man doing stripping naked and taking part in a 'river of blood'?

Jul 6th 2015, 6:00 AM 28,376 Views 23 Comments

Dara Fitzgerald told TheJournal.ie about the protest against the Pamplona ‘Running of the Bulls’ event.

Trócaire workers evacuated after fighting breaks out in South Sudan
# War
# War

Trócaire workers evacuated after fighting breaks out in South Sudan

May 25th 2015, 12:40 PM 10,611 Views 8 Comments

The country has been fighting since 2013.

Ukraine ceasefire began at midnight - but two civilians have already been killed
# Conflict Zone
# Conflict Zone

Ukraine ceasefire began at midnight - but two civilians have already been killed

Feb 15th 2015, 11:30 AM 8,393 Views 167 Comments

An elderly man and woman were killed in Popasna.

'If these talks fail, we know what will happen - war'
# Peace Talks
# Peace Talks

'If these talks fail, we know what will happen - war'

Feb 7th 2015, 12:49 PM 17,764 Views 140 Comments

Talks are under way to find a solution to the fighting in Ukraine.

'Terror threat to Ireland is low, but it's important to remain on alert'
# Belgium
# Belgium

'Terror threat to Ireland is low, but it's important to remain on alert'

Jan 19th 2015, 12:00 PM 9,549 Views 29 Comments

Europe is on a high terror alert as a mastermind of a jihadist cell in Belgium remains at large.

'A number of young Irish people have left Ireland to fight alongside ISIS'
# Integration
# Integration

'A number of young Irish people have left Ireland to fight alongside ISIS'

Jan 14th 2015, 10:00 AM 40,718 Views 233 Comments

Irish MEP Brian Hayes says more needs to be done to make sure these people feel part and parcel of Ireland.

Poll: Should UFC fights be banned from Ireland?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should UFC fights be banned from Ireland?

Jan 14th 2015, 9:31 AM 28,275 Views 163 Comments

One Senator has asked for the title fight not to be held in Dublin.

Explainer: What's the new deal between the US and Cuba?
# Cigar Diplomacy
# Cigar Diplomacy

Explainer: What's the new deal between the US and Cuba?

Dec 18th 2014, 11:32 AM 8,242 Views 47 Comments

Wondering what’s going on between the US and Cuba? Find out here…

Irish D-Day veteran awarded France's highest military honour
# Ww2
# Ww2

Irish D-Day veteran awarded France's highest military honour

Dec 9th 2014, 9:27 AM 6,895 Views 16 Comments

Patrick Gillen, aged 89, dedicated his medal to all of his comrades that did not survive the Second World War.

'If famine comes to South Sudan it will come through the barrel of a gun'
# Hunger
# Hunger

'If famine comes to South Sudan it will come through the barrel of a gun'

Oct 6th 2014, 10:35 AM 4,222 Views 7 Comments

Irish aid agencies are warning that the conflict could cause a famine by early next year.

Australia sending 600 troops to join US against Islamic State - but not for combat
# This Is War
# This Is War

Australia sending 600 troops to join US against Islamic State - but not for combat

Sep 14th 2014, 12:49 PM 8,198 Views 71 Comments

400 air personnel and about 200 military personnel followed a formal request from Washington for Australia to contribute to the international coalition.

Ukraine tensions rise as Russian aid waits at border
# Tensions
# Tensions

Ukraine tensions rise as Russian aid waits at border

Aug 16th 2014, 1:53 PM 7,151 Views 114 Comments

Ukraine claims it destroyed a Russian military convoy.

Here’s how fighting in Ukraine is holding up the MH17 investigation
# Stalling
# Stalling

Here’s how fighting in Ukraine is holding up the MH17 investigation

Jul 29th 2014, 12:31 PM 5,698 Views 50 Comments

Again, fighting in the towns around the crash site made it impossible for Dutch and Australian authorities to get to the wreckage today.

Explainer: What is happening in Gaza?
# Explainer
# Explainer

Explainer: What is happening in Gaza?

Jul 29th 2014, 7:45 AM 155,787 Views 222 Comments

Lost in the media coverage of the ongoing conflict? Let us fill you in.

10 players ejected after bench-clearing minor league baseball brawl
# Basebrawl
From The42
# Basebrawl

10 players ejected after bench-clearing minor league baseball brawl

Jul 27th 2014, 4:57 PM 5,421 Views 3 Comments

The Reno Aces and Albuquerque Isotopes fell out in spectacular fashion last night.

Israel extends temporary ceasefire to 9pm tonight as Gaza death toll passes 1,000
# Truce
# Truce

Israel extends temporary ceasefire to 9pm tonight as Gaza death toll passes 1,000

Jul 26th 2014, 5:14 PM 16,926 Views 228 Comments

Today’s ceasefire allowed Palestinian’s to return to what was left of their homes to try to salvage belongings.

Palestinian shot dead by Israeli forces in West Bank protests
# West Bank
# West Bank

Palestinian shot dead by Israeli forces in West Bank protests

Jul 25th 2014, 7:19 AM 7,963 Views 157 Comments

At least 150 people were wounded in the clashes.

It seems most Irish couples DON'T bicker over household chores
# Hmmmmmm
# Hmmmmmm

It seems most Irish couples DON'T bicker over household chores

Jul 24th 2014, 3:00 PM 14,223 Views 42 Comments

A new study shows that Irish couples are less likely to engage in disputes than their European counterparts.

UN Security Council calls for "immediate truce" in Gaza
# Gaza
# Gaza

UN Security Council calls for "immediate truce" in Gaza

Jul 21st 2014, 7:11 AM 4,681 Views 34 Comments

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon called on Israel to show “maximum restraint”.

Gaza death toll passes 300 as UN chief heads to region
# Fighting
# Fighting

Gaza death toll passes 300 as UN chief heads to region

Jul 19th 2014, 7:25 AM 6,013 Views 63 Comments

Eleven people were killed by fresh air strikes today.

ISPCA warns that casual dog fighting is on the rise
# Animal Cruelty
# Animal Cruelty

ISPCA warns that casual dog fighting is on the rise

Jul 19th 2014, 7:00 AM 6,939 Views 24 Comments

The activity is called “rolling” and is often linked to gangs.

19, including Israeli soldier, killed in Gaza overnight
# Fighting
# Fighting

19, including Israeli soldier, killed in Gaza overnight

Jul 18th 2014, 7:14 AM 7,427 Views 265 Comments

The Israeli soldier is the second Israeli to die in the fighting, while 260 Palestinians have been killed.

Israel launches ground operation in Gaza
# Fighting
# Fighting

Israel launches ground operation in Gaza

Jul 17th 2014, 10:58 PM 19,203 Views 360 Comments

The ground offensive was announced by the Israeli Prime Minister this evening.

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