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Here’s What Happened Today: Sunday

Everybody’s talking about the Seanad, the junior doctor strike and US raids in the Africa and Middle-East.

NEED TO CATCH up? brings you a roundup of today’s news…

imageSupporters and opponents of Egypt’s ousted President Mohammed Morsi clashed today on a holiday marking the anniversary of the last war with Israel. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)



image(A convoy of inspectors preparing to cross into Syria at the Lebanese border last Tuesday. Pic: Bilal Hussein/AP)

#SYRIA: A team of disarmament inspectors began the process of destroying Syria’s chemical weapons and production facilities.

#COUNTER TERRORISM: The US launched raids in Libya and Somalia with US Secretary of State John Kerry saying that “terrorists can run but they can’t hide”.

#IRAQ: A primary school was one of the targets in a day of suicide bombing across Iraq that left over 30 people dead.




Denis Shkurpit taking part in the NABBA Mr. Ireland 2013 Pro-Am bodybuilding championships at the Olympia Theatre in Dublin today. (Pic: Niall Carson/PA Wire)

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