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# genocide - Today’s News

Government spent almost €3 million on chartered flights to send Irish troops abroad
# Peacekeepers
# Peacekeepers

Government spent almost €3 million on chartered flights to send Irish troops abroad

3 hours ago 2,968 Views 18 Comments

The revelation comes amid criticism of the lack of a troop-carrying aircraft.

# genocide - Yesterday’s News

O'Connor's class shines through as Blackrock stun Railway Union From The42

O'Connor's class shines through as Blackrock stun Railway Union

3 hours ago 935 Views 0 Comments

Rock’s statement win at Park Avenue moved the Top Four leaders a step closer to a place in next month’s final.

Rams stun Brady and the Buccs with last-gasp field goal to win dramatic play-off game
# NFL
From The42
# NFL

Rams stun Brady and the Buccs with last-gasp field goal to win dramatic play-off game

3 hours ago 2,191 Views 3 Comments

Brady brought the Buccs back from 27-3 down to tie the game in the final quarter – before Matt Gay won it for the Rams four seconds from time.

Business as usual for Messi and Ramos as old rivals see of Reims
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From The42
# PSG

Business as usual for Messi and Ramos as old rivals see of Reims

Updated 4 hours ago 4,072 Views 0 Comments

Elsewhere Lilian Thuram’s son scores as Nice moved above their bitter south coast rivals Marseille.

Milan lose ground in title race after Juve stalemate
# Frustration
From The42
# Frustration

Milan lose ground in title race after Juve stalemate

Updated 4 hours ago 4,093 Views 0 Comments

Milan now trail the champions by four and have dropped down to third after Napoli drew level with them on 49 points.

Benzema injury sparks fears he may miss PSG clash while Barca leave it late to win in Alaves
# Concern
From The42
# Concern

Benzema injury sparks fears he may miss PSG clash while Barca leave it late to win in Alaves

Updated 4 hours ago 2,601 Views 0 Comments

Frankie De Jong strikes late for Barca after Real Madrid were pinned back by Elche.

Quiz: Where were these photos of 'grand stretches in the evening' taken?
# Grand Auld Test
# Grand Auld Test

Quiz: Where were these photos of 'grand stretches in the evening' taken?

5 hours ago 20,845 Views 6 Comments

A grand auld quiz in the evening.

Msakni strikes as Tunisia upset Nigeria in Africa Cup of Nations
# Shock
From The42
# Shock

Msakni strikes as Tunisia upset Nigeria in Africa Cup of Nations

5 hours ago 1,830 Views 0 Comments

Tunisia squeezed into the knockout phase among the four best third-placed teams

Teenager charged over bottle-throwing incident during Everton-Aston Villa match
# Out Of Order
From The42
# Out Of Order

Teenager charged over bottle-throwing incident during Everton-Aston Villa match

6 hours ago 5,529 Views 5 Comments

Lucas Digne and Matty Cash were both floored by an object thrown from the crowd as they celebrated Villa’s goal at Goodison Park.

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday
# Evening Fix
# Evening Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday

6 hours ago 14,377 Views 0 Comments

Here’s your round-up of what made the headlines today.

# genocide - Thursday 27 May, 2021

Macron admits to French guilt over role in 1994 Rwandan genocide
# Genocide
# Genocide

Macron admits to French guilt over role in 1994 Rwandan genocide

May 27th 2021, 2:18 PM 11,747 Views 7 Comments

The French president stopped short of an apology but recognised that France bears ‘an overwhelming responsibility’ for the killing of 800,000 people.

# genocide - Friday 25 September, 2020

Hotel Rwanda hero charged with terror offences after being 'tricked' into boarding plane to Rwanda
# Kigali
# Kigali

Hotel Rwanda hero charged with terror offences after being 'tricked' into boarding plane to Rwanda

Sep 25th 2020, 2:07 PM 26,895 Views 0 Comments

If convicted, Paul Rusesabagina faces a maximum of 25 years in prison.

# genocide - Saturday 11 July, 2020

Bosnia marks 25th anniversary of Srebrenica massacre
# Atrocity
# Atrocity

Bosnia marks 25th anniversary of Srebrenica massacre

Jul 11th 2020, 7:32 PM 18,187 Views 19 Comments

Simon Coveney said Irish people should “remember this event for what it was: an appalling act of genocide”

# genocide - Friday 29 May, 2020

Debunked: No, Bill Gates, Melinda Gates, Anthony Fauci and the WHO are not being charged with genocide
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

Debunked: No, Bill Gates, Melinda Gates, Anthony Fauci and the WHO are not being charged with genocide

May 29th 2020, 3:26 PM 53,718 Views 86 Comments

The false message being shared on Facebook claims they are due to appear before a human rights tribunal next week.

# genocide - Wednesday 30 October, 2019

'A grave mistake': Turkey rejects US recognition of Armenian genocide
# Genocide
# Genocide

'A grave mistake': Turkey rejects US recognition of Armenian genocide

Oct 30th 2019, 8:27 AM 18,996 Views 27 Comments

The Armenians say the mass killings of their people from 1915 to 1917 amounted to genocide, a claim recognised by some 30 countries.

# genocide - Sunday 7 April, 2019

Opinion: 25 years on from the Rwanda genocide. Can we make sure it never happens again?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Opinion: 25 years on from the Rwanda genocide. Can we make sure it never happens again?

Apr 7th 2019, 11:00 AM 12,013 Views 29 Comments

187 million people were killed through genocide and state-sanctioned mass murder, in the 20th century, writes Cian Matthew Kearns.

Rwanda and the world marks 25 years since a genocide that saw more than 800,000 people slaughtered
# Kwibuka 25
# Kwibuka 25

Rwanda and the world marks 25 years since a genocide that saw more than 800,000 people slaughtered

Apr 7th 2019, 8:46 AM 11,206 Views 49 Comments

The killing lasted for almost three months.

# genocide - Friday 16 November, 2018

Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of Cambodia genocide in landmark ruling
# Genocide
# Genocide

Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of Cambodia genocide in landmark ruling

Nov 16th 2018, 7:36 AM 22,026 Views 37 Comments

The “reign of terror” left some two million Cambodians dead from overwork, starvation and mass executions.

# genocide - Thursday 25 October, 2018

UN says genocide is 'ongoing' against Rohingya Muslims
# Myanmar
# Myanmar

UN says genocide is 'ongoing' against Rohingya Muslims

Oct 25th 2018, 7:14 AM 6,198 Views 15 Comments

Myanmar has rejected accusations that its military committed atrocities in a crackdown last year.

# genocide - Saturday 25 August, 2018

Rohingya refugees protest for 'justice' on first anniversary of a Myanmar military crackdown
# Genocide
# Genocide

Rohingya refugees protest for 'justice' on first anniversary of a Myanmar military crackdown

Aug 25th 2018, 2:52 PM 5,532 Views 7 Comments

The Myanmar military crackdown sparked a mass exodus of 700,000 to camps in Bangladesh.

# genocide - Monday 4 December, 2017

13 Bosnian Muslims arrested over 1990s war crimes
# War Crimes
# War Crimes

13 Bosnian Muslims arrested over 1990s war crimes

Dec 4th 2017, 7:05 PM 11,945 Views 12 Comments

The 13 are suspected of “murders, torture, rapes, persecutions and expulsions” of civilians.

# genocide - Thursday 23 November, 2017

'Old men and children were taken out and never came back': Dublin based survivor recalls genocide
# Bosnia War
# Bosnia War

'Old men and children were taken out and never came back': Dublin based survivor recalls genocide

Nov 23rd 2017, 6:20 AM 14,044 Views 16 Comments

Suad Mujkić, who lives in Blanchardsown, was nine years old when the Bosnian Serb Army, led my Ratko Mladic, invaded Srebrenica in 1995.

# genocide - Wednesday 22 November, 2017

Justice for those massacred in a 'safe area': what happened in Srebrenica?
# Genocide
# Genocide

Justice for those massacred in a 'safe area': what happened in Srebrenica?

Nov 22nd 2017, 1:45 PM 46,329 Views 82 Comments

Timeline in pictures and video: on the day Ratko Mladic is imprisoned for life, TheJournal.ie takes a look back at the events of July 1995 – the UN and Europe’s darkest hour.

# genocide - Monday 11 September, 2017

Brazil investigates alleged massacre of Amazonian tribe by gold prospectors
# Genocide
# Genocide

Brazil investigates alleged massacre of Amazonian tribe by gold prospectors

Sep 11th 2017, 10:30 PM 25,288 Views 22 Comments

The murders are alleged to have happened during the summer months.

# genocide - Saturday 2 September, 2017

Survivors of Myanmar violence say children were beheaded and men burnt alive
# Rohingya
# Rohingya

Survivors of Myanmar violence say children were beheaded and men burnt alive

Sep 2nd 2017, 2:10 PM 34,021 Views 54 Comments

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has accused Myanmar of “genocide” against the Rohingya Muslim minority.

# genocide - Friday 14 April, 2017

Dáil called on to condemn persecution of Christians in the Middle East
# Public Condemnation
# Public Condemnation

Dáil called on to condemn persecution of Christians in the Middle East

Apr 14th 2017, 3:23 PM 9,429 Views 80 Comments

TD Mattie McGrath says that he and other deputies have been trying to get the Dáil to issue an explicit motion on the issue.

# genocide - Wednesday 15 March, 2017

Young girl who featured on 2004 Trócaire box visits Ireland to say thank you
# Where The Money Goes
# Where The Money Goes

Young girl who featured on 2004 Trócaire box visits Ireland to say thank you

Mar 15th 2017, 6:05 AM 22,647 Views 13 Comments

Josiane is now working for the charity in Rwanda.

# genocide - Tuesday 30 August, 2016

Forty cows, 260 pigs and 200 goats will be getting on a plane from Shannon Airport to Rwanda

Forty cows, 260 pigs and 200 goats will be getting on a plane from Shannon Airport to Rwanda

Aug 30th 2016, 5:37 PM 15,174 Views 64 Comments

The Bóthar ‘Ark’ will fly from Shannon Airport to mark its 25th anniversary

Islamic State mass graves reveal thousands of dead bodies and extent of horror
# Genocide
# Genocide

Islamic State mass graves reveal thousands of dead bodies and extent of horror

Aug 30th 2016, 3:40 PM 25,934 Views 84 Comments

As IS territory shrinks the grim process of recovering the dead can begin.

# genocide - Thursday 24 March, 2016

Radovan Karadzic found guilty of genocide and jailed for 40 years
# War Crimes
# War Crimes

Radovan Karadzic found guilty of genocide and jailed for 40 years

Mar 24th 2016, 6:01 PM 18,098 Views 20 Comments

The former Bosnian Serb leader was sentenced to four decades in jail over the worst atrocities in Europe since World War II.

# genocide - Saturday 5 December, 2015

Memories of the genocide: 'I said to myself that if the whites abandoned us we would all be killed'
# Rwanda
# Rwanda

Memories of the genocide: 'I said to myself that if the whites abandoned us we would all be killed'

Dec 5th 2015, 8:00 AM 26,460 Views 25 Comments

Claims that French soldiers ignored Rwandans pleas in 1994 killings.

# genocide - Saturday 18 July, 2015

'Old, frail, repentant… But still a criminal: The bookkeeper of Auschwitz should die in prison'
# Opinion
# Opinion

'Old, frail, repentant… But still a criminal: The bookkeeper of Auschwitz should die in prison'

Jul 18th 2015, 8:00 AM 926 Views 76 Comments

Oskar Gröning looks like he could be a kindly grandfather. He probably is. But he also volunteered to serve in one of the greatest murder camps ever constructed.

# genocide - Saturday 11 July, 2015

WATCH: Serbian PM stoned while attending commemoration for victims of massacre
# Srebrenica
# Srebrenica

WATCH: Serbian PM stoned while attending commemoration for victims of massacre

Jul 11th 2015, 7:05 PM 33,602 Views 91 Comments

More than 1,000 of the bodies of those killed are yet to be recovered.

# genocide - Friday 24 April, 2015

Armenia remembers its genocide, but struggles to keep up with the Kardashians
# Opinion
# Opinion

Armenia remembers its genocide, but struggles to keep up with the Kardashians

Apr 24th 2015, 8:00 AM 327 Views 20 Comments

The Kardashians have helped to make today’s commemorations newsworthy – but, after the circus, Armenia will continue to suffer from miserable poverty.

# genocide - Monday 13 April, 2015

A massive row is brewing between Turkey and the Vatican
# Genocide
# Genocide

A massive row is brewing between Turkey and the Vatican

Apr 13th 2015, 7:54 AM 14,043 Views 71 Comments

Pope Francis referred to the mass murder of Armenians 100 years ago as a “genocide”.

# genocide - Tuesday 3 February, 2015

Serbia did not commit genocide in Croatia
# Explainer
# Explainer

Serbia did not commit genocide in Croatia

Feb 3rd 2015, 10:50 AM 14,035 Views 73 Comments

The case was heard at the International Court of Justice.

# genocide - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

Opinion: The threat of Ebola and the 'Responsibility to Protect'
# United Nations
# United Nations

Opinion: The threat of Ebola and the 'Responsibility to Protect'

Oct 1st 2014, 1:15 PM 62 Views 14 Comments

The international community is pouring its efforts into containing the criminal militancy of Isis, but we should turn our attention to funding Ebola emergency relief.

# genocide - Sunday 10 August, 2014

Britain has started airdropping food and water to besieged Yazidi
# Islamic State
# Islamic State

Britain has started airdropping food and water to besieged Yazidi

Aug 10th 2014, 10:56 AM 6,872 Views 63 Comments

US forces said they had “successfully (conducted) four airstrikes to defend Yazidi civilians being indiscriminately attacked”.

# genocide - Saturday 9 August, 2014

No end in sight: Obama warns that new US intervention in Iraq is a "long-term project"
# Back In Iraq
# Back In Iraq

No end in sight: Obama warns that new US intervention in Iraq is a "long-term project"

Aug 9th 2014, 6:08 PM 6,776 Views 55 Comments

Air strikes began yesterday and don’t look like ending any time soon.

# genocide - Thursday 7 August, 2014

Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of crimes against humanity
# Genocide
# Genocide

Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of crimes against humanity

Aug 7th 2014, 6:45 AM 7,872 Views 15 Comments

Khieu Samphan and Nuon Chea were charged with crimes against humanity, genocide, religious persecution, homicide and torture.

# genocide - Thursday 12 June, 2014

Opinion: On what would have been Anne Frank's 85th birthday, let's remember our shared history
# Holocaust
# Holocaust

Opinion: On what would have been Anne Frank's 85th birthday, let's remember our shared history

Jun 12th 2014, 8:00 AM 190 Views 24 Comments

Anne Frank never lived to tell her tale but we can honour her memory, and that of all the murdered, by challenging anti-Semitism where we find it.

# genocide - Monday 19 May, 2014

Bosnian Serb ex-army chief's defence case opens against charges of genocide
# War Crimes
# War Crimes

Bosnian Serb ex-army chief's defence case opens against charges of genocide

May 19th 2014, 8:46 AM 5,427 Views 62 Comments

Ratko Mladic faces 11 charges for his role in Bosnia’s brutal 1992-95 conflict in which 100,000 people died.

# genocide - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

Column: The forgotten crises that don't make the evening news still deserve our attention
# Poverty
# Poverty

Column: The forgotten crises that don't make the evening news still deserve our attention

Apr 9th 2014, 7:30 PM 28 Views 18 Comments

In marking the 20th Anniversary of the Rwandan genocide, we should also look to conflicts in Central African Republic and South Sudan, writes Joe Costello TD.

# genocide - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

Column: 'Memories of the genocide drew screams and wails that echoed around the stadium'
# Rwanda
# Rwanda

Column: 'Memories of the genocide drew screams and wails that echoed around the stadium'

Apr 8th 2014, 7:30 PM 44 Views 8 Comments

The atmosphere in Rwanda as it remembers its horrific genocide of 20 years ago has been equal parts sombre and hopeful, writes Karen Power.

# genocide - Monday 7 April, 2014

20 Years On: What have we learned from Rwanda?
# 20 Years On
# 20 Years On

20 Years On: What have we learned from Rwanda?

Apr 7th 2014, 8:00 PM 9,235 Views 32 Comments

The humanitarian aid community learned its lessons, but what about the political world?

Rwandan president accuses France of role in the genocide
# Commemorations
# Commemorations

Rwandan president accuses France of role in the genocide

Apr 7th 2014, 6:36 PM 11,349 Views 41 Comments

The French President has since released a statement.

20 Years On: Rwandans learn to live beside the men who killed their children
# Let The Devil Sleep
# Let The Devil Sleep

20 Years On: Rwandans learn to live beside the men who killed their children

Apr 7th 2014, 5:03 PM 27,954 Views 20 Comments

Today, survivors and perpetrators come together to learn how to live side by side so their country can move towards reconciliation.

# genocide - Friday 4 April, 2014

Column: Rwanda ... 20 years on, has the unforgettable country been forgotten?
# Rwandan Genocide
# Rwandan Genocide

Column: Rwanda ... 20 years on, has the unforgettable country been forgotten?

Apr 4th 2014, 7:30 PM 207 Views 32 Comments

Nearly one million people died in 100 days during the Rwandan genocide – an atrocity on a scale that horrified the world. But, asks John Fitzsimons, what have we really learned?

# genocide - Saturday 23 November, 2013

Number of child soldiers in CAR has nearly doubled since March
# Central African Republic
# Central African Republic

Number of child soldiers in CAR has nearly doubled since March

Nov 23rd 2013, 8:15 AM 5,694 Views 11 Comments

The country is now “on the verge of genocide”.

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