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#Liberation

# liberation - Saturday 28 October, 2017

In liberated Raqqa, evidence of the Isis media machine is everywhere
# Syria
# Syria

In liberated Raqqa, evidence of the Isis media machine is everywhere

Oct 28th 2017, 8:00 AM 11,056 Views 20 Comments

The so-called Islamic State takes the subject of propaganda very seriously.

# liberation - Tuesday 11 July, 2017

'ISIS welded our doors shut and rigged them with bombs' - The civilians in the battle for Mosul
# Liberation
# Liberation

'ISIS welded our doors shut and rigged them with bombs' - The civilians in the battle for Mosul

Jul 11th 2017, 6:09 AM 10,261 Views 11 Comments

IS-controlled areas in west Mosul became more and more crowded with civilians.

# liberation - Saturday 15 April, 2017

'The most harrowing work I've had to do': The Irish priest among the liberators at Bergen-Belsen
# Anniversary
# Anniversary

'The most harrowing work I've had to do': The Irish priest among the liberators at Bergen-Belsen

Apr 15th 2017, 8:30 AM 22,489 Views 69 Comments

The concentration camp was liberated on this day in 1945.

# liberation - Saturday 13 August, 2016

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 25,026 Views 115 Comments

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

# liberation - Saturday 19 September, 2015

New tribute to the 1971 contraceptive train which changed Ireland's sexual landscape forever
# Social Change
# Social Change

New tribute to the 1971 contraceptive train which changed Ireland's sexual landscape forever

Sep 19th 2015, 9:30 PM 33,745 Views 39 Comments

A musical has been written about the movement.

# liberation - Monday 18 November, 2013

Hunt for lone gunman after shots fired at French newspaper and banking offices
# Paris
# Paris

Hunt for lone gunman after shots fired at French newspaper and banking offices

Nov 18th 2013, 8:35 PM 11,312 Views 13 Comments

A major manhunt is under way in the famous Champs-Elyseé district of Paris after a man opened fire in a newspaper office lobby.

# liberation - Saturday 10 November, 2012

Aaron McKenna: We need a robust civics education if we want informed citizens
# Opinion
# Opinion

Aaron McKenna: We need a robust civics education if we want informed citizens

Nov 10th 2012, 8:15 AM 103 Views 43 Comments

CSPE should educate on how the economy, government and tax fits together, rather than just how proportional representation works, writes Aaron McKenna.

# liberation - Monday 10 September, 2012

France's richest man to sue paper which told him to 'get lost'
# France
# France

France's richest man to sue paper which told him to 'get lost'

Sep 10th 2012, 5:43 PM 9,515 Views 20 Comments

Bernard Arnault has created controversy with news that he is to become a Belgian citizen but he says he will continue to comply with French taxes which are set to rise for millionaires.

# liberation - Monday 31 October, 2011

Libya names new prime minister
# Libya
# Libya

Libya names new prime minister

Oct 31st 2011, 8:41 PM 203 Views 1 Comment

Meanwhile, NATO’s Secretary General is in Tripoli to mark the military organisation’s withdrawal from the country.

# liberation - Sunday 23 October, 2011

NTC declares to the world that Libya is liberated
# Libya
# Libya

NTC declares to the world that Libya is liberated

Oct 23rd 2011, 5:00 PM 1,381 Views 15 Comments

A historic day for Libya…the formal declaration has been made in Benghazi in front of tens of thousands of people today.

Autopsy reveals Gaddafi died by gunshot to head
# Libya
# Libya

Autopsy reveals Gaddafi died by gunshot to head

Oct 23rd 2011, 1:20 PM 722 Views 23 Comments

Meanwhile, it is being reported that the former dictator’s body will be handed back to his extended family following a deal with Libya’s interim government.

# liberation - Saturday 22 October, 2011

Libya's liberation to be declared on Sunday
# Libya
# Libya

Libya's liberation to be declared on Sunday

Oct 22nd 2011, 11:42 AM 225 Views 7 Comments

Meanwhile, Prime Minister Mahmoud Jibril has said that elections will be held within eight months.