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Wednesday 31 May 2023 Dublin: 15°C

# Gun Attack

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# Cherry Orchard
Two men survive gun attack in west Dublin
The incident happened in Cherry Orchard.
# Dublin
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar to visit Coolock/Darndale area after recent gun murders
Varadkar says he will visit the area “as soon as I can find a little bit of time”.
# Pat Sheehan
'We will not be intimidated': PSNI appeal for witnesses to gun attack on Sinn Féin office in Belfast
Sinn Féin MLA Pat Sheehan said that his party will not be intimidated from providing constituency services.
# full recovery
Gangland victim James Gately to make full recovery despite being shot through the neck
He was shot four times as he sat in a car at a Topaz garage in north Dublin last week.
# Gun Attack
Manhunt in Zurich after three injured in Muslim prayer hall shooting
Police are scouring the streets for the attacker this evening, carrying lamps and using sniffer dogs.
# man injured
"Time for it to stop": Shooting in Cherry Orchard condemned
A man was shot and injured in an attack in the west Dublin suburb last night.
# Derry
Man in his 30s shot in ankles and thigh
The gun attack happened in the Rinmore Drive area of Derry last night.
# Gun Attack
Man shot in both feet in Belfast - but bullets fail to penetrate shoes
Three men forced their way into the man’s house and carried out the attack.
# Violence
Second man arrested over shooting of Ciara Sheehan in Cork
The family of Ciara Sheehan released a photograph of the 21-year-old in hospital.
# Lucky Man
Fenerbahce star survives gun attack thanks to his bulletproof car
Mehmet Topal escaped unharmed after unknown assailants opened fire on his vehicle on the way home from training in Istanbul.
# tunisia
Now formally identified, the three Irish victims of the Tunisia attack can come home
Lorna Carty, Larry Hayes and Martina Hayes all died in the terror attack.
# tunisia
This is the man the Islamic State claims was responsible for Tunisia attack
In a statement, the terrorist group said it had targeted ‘dens of fornication, vice and apostasy’.
# Gun Attack
Man shot several times as he answers his front door in Dowth, Co Meath
The 39-year-old man is being treated in hospital in Drogheda.
# Killinarden
66-year-old woman killed, daughter injured in Tallaght shotgun attack
It happened at a house in Killinarden Estate. The gunman was still at the scene when gardaí arrived.
# Gun Attack
Police in west Belfast shot at while on routine patrol
“It is fortunate that we are not dealing with fatalities this morning,” a senior PSNI officer said.
# Libya
At least 31 killed, more than 200 injured in Libya gun attack
Gunmen opened fire on a crowd demanding their disbandment, officials say.
# Gun Attack
Gun attack on Nigerian college leaves up to 50 dead
The attack is believed to have been carried out by Islamic extremists and happened as students slept in their dormitories.
# Kenya
UPDATE: 59 people killed in Kenya attack and 175 injured
Cabinet Secretary for the Interior Joe Lenku says 59 people have been killed and 175 injured.
# India
27 killed as guerrillas ambush convoy of Indian political leaders
At least 27 people, including three leaders of the Indian ruling Congress party, have been killed in an attack by Maoist rebels in central India.
Homes evacuated as PSNI investigate bomb found after shooting in Belfast
The device was found in follow-up searches to a gun attack in the area yesterday.
# new york shooting
New York shooting: nine injured were all hit by police fire, say officials
Shoot-out erupted after a man fatally wounded a former colleague near the Empire State building yesterday morning.
# Iraq
Baghdad: 14 killed as car bombs explode within minutes
Meanwhile, media group reports shooting dead of TV presenter in Mosul.
# Northern Ireland
Three shots fired at Derry GAA club
Nobody was injured in the incident.
# France
Two shot dead at French nightclub
Police say they believe that a patron who was ejected from the club earlier in the night returned with a gun.
# Breivik
Breivik blames 'racist' plot for questions over sanity
Confessed killer of 77 people in July 2011 told court he would do what he could to avoid going to an asylum.
# Breivik
Breivik planned to decapitate former Norwegian prime minister
Defendant says he cut social contact for a whole year in preparation for the double attacks of July 2011.
# Gun Attack
Gun attack in west Dublin injures three
Two males and a female were hospitalised following the gun attack early this morning.
# Pakistan
Gunmen kill UN worker and five others in Pakistan
The group opened fire on UN staff as they drove through the troubled Baluchistan province.
# Shooting
Two men injured in Dublin shooting
Gardaí are appealing for information following a gun attack in Bluebell in which two men were wounded.
# Shooting
Toddler among three critically injured in Oakland 'rap music video shooting'
Witnesses say gunfire broke out yesterday evening as a music video was being filmed in a parking lot in Oakland, California.
# Nevada
Five dead, including gunman, after Nevada breakfast attack
A man armed with an AK-47 killed three members of the National Guard, and a civilian woman, before killing himself at an IHOP.
# Texas
Six shot dead in Texas at child's birthday party
A family party was underway at the roller-skating rink 20 miles from Dallas when a domestic dispute escalated, according to local police.
# Smithfield
Gardaí hold one man in connection with Smithfield gun attacks
Gardaí say that there is very little co-operation from people who witnessed the event in which a total of three people were injured.
# Frankfurt
Man charged with murder after Frankfurt Airport gun attack
One person remains in critical condition after yesterday’s gun attack on a US military bus outside Frankfurt Airport, in which two people were killed.