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#Shelling

# shelling - This year 2022

UN atomic watchdog calls for security zone around Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

UN atomic watchdog calls for security zone around Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant

Sep 7th 2022, 8:47 AM 6,593 Views 33 Comments

Kyiv and Moscow continued to trade blame for attacks on the Zaporizhzhia plant.

UN nuclear agency team arrive at Russia-held power plant in Ukraine
# Zaporizhzhia
# Zaporizhzhia

UN nuclear agency team arrive at Russia-held power plant in Ukraine

Updated Sep 1st 2022, 2:30 PM 13,753 Views 8 Comments

It comes after Ukraine accused Russia of shelling in the area that forced the closure of one of the facility’s six reactors.

Six killed by Russian shelling in Kharkiv as Ukraine warns Moscow will step up Donbas fight
# Shelling
# Shelling

Six killed by Russian shelling in Kharkiv as Ukraine warns Moscow will step up Donbas fight

Updated Jul 11th 2022, 6:44 PM 14,235 Views 13 Comments
  • Kharkiv regional chief Oleg Synyegubov said Russian fire today targeted "a shopping centre and civilian residences".
  • 30 people were killed by Russian strikes over the weekend on the town of Chasiv Yar in the Donetsk region.
  • Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree to fast-track citizenship for all Ukrainians.
Russia says it could target Western arms supplies to Ukraine
# Russia
# Russia

Russia says it could target Western arms supplies to Ukraine

Updated Mar 12th 2022, 11:20 AM 42,471 Views 64 Comments

Earlier Ukraine’s foreign ministry said a mosque sheltering 80 civilians was shelled in Mariupol.

# shelling - All time

Alleged Syria chemical attack unites nations in condemnation as Trump calls al-Assad an 'animal'
# Douma
# Douma

Alleged Syria chemical attack unites nations in condemnation as Trump calls al-Assad an 'animal'

Apr 8th 2018, 7:06 PM 33,986 Views 200 Comments

Widespread claims today suggest that an attack on the town of Douma, which killed 70 people, saw the Syrian regime use deadly chlorine gas on the town’s residents.

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 5,283 Views 21 Comments

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

Shelling of UN school in Gaza 'must be investigated'
# Ban Ki-Moon
# Ban Ki-Moon

Shelling of UN school in Gaza 'must be investigated'

Oct 15th 2014, 10:01 PM 5,160 Views 24 Comments

Ban Ki-Moon called the attack “absolutely unacceptable”.

Ten civilians killed after playground and minibus are shelled in Ukraine
# Conflict
# Conflict

Ten civilians killed after playground and minibus are shelled in Ukraine

Oct 1st 2014, 12:30 PM 5,255 Views 50 Comments

Several more people were injured.

Israel announces limited 'humanitarian' ceasefire
# Ceasefire
# Ceasefire

Israel announces limited 'humanitarian' ceasefire

Jul 30th 2014, 3:28 PM 7,433 Views 268 Comments

IDF says the temporary cessation of violence “does not apply to areas where IDF soldiers are operating”.

Three more children have been killed in Israeli raids on Gaza tonight
# Heavy Shelling
# Heavy Shelling

Three more children have been killed in Israeli raids on Gaza tonight

Jul 28th 2014, 8:47 PM 10,183 Views 144 Comments

Eight children were killed earlier when a missile slammed into a public playground at a refugee camp.

Syria Through a Lens: life of slain filmmaker and activist honoured
# Syria
# Syria

Syria Through a Lens: life of slain filmmaker and activist honoured

May 26th 2013, 7:30 AM 3,126 Views 7 Comments

The one-year anniversary of the death of young journalist Bassel Shehadeh, who was killed in a shelling attack by Syrian government forces, will be marked by a worldwide commemoration of his life and work.

Syria: Shelling continues as Eid is celebrated
# Syria
# Syria

Syria: Shelling continues as Eid is celebrated

Aug 20th 2012, 4:59 PM 2,045 Views 9 Comments

As Eid al-Fitr is being celebrated in Syria, Aleppo and Daraa were being shelled, according to latest reports. Meanwhile, the last UN monitors are leaving the country.

Syria: At least 162 reported killed across country
# Syria
# Syria

Syria: At least 162 reported killed across country

Aug 8th 2012, 8:26 PM 1,840 Views 4 Comments

At least 37 people – 17 civilians, 10 rebels and 10 soldiers – were reportedly killed in the northern city of Aleppo.

Syrian activists report renewed shelling in Homs
# Syria
# Syria

Syrian activists report renewed shelling in Homs

Jun 18th 2012, 3:50 PM 1,234 Views 2 Comments

The have been further reports of shelling in the city of Homs – just one day after the head of the UN observers’ mission demanded women, children and the elderly be allowed to leave the area.

UN suspends Syria mission as violence intensifies
# Syria
# Syria

UN suspends Syria mission as violence intensifies

Jun 16th 2012, 1:15 PM 1,570 Views 6 Comments

Meanwhile, a group of Muslims and Christians have issued a desperate appeal for help escaping the flashpoint city of Homs.

LIVE STREAM: Homs hit by new wave of attacks
# Syria
# Syria

LIVE STREAM: Homs hit by new wave of attacks

Jun 11th 2012, 3:06 PM 1,536 Views 5 Comments

The Syrian city appears to be under fire again this afternoon.

Syrian troops renew shelling of Homs, 38 killed
# Syria
# Syria

Syrian troops renew shelling of Homs, 38 killed

Jun 10th 2012, 5:47 PM 1,054 Views 2 Comments

Women and children have been sheltering in basements for days, according to activists.

Syrian regime troops shell rebels in mountains
# Syria
# Syria

Syrian regime troops shell rebels in mountains

Jun 10th 2012, 11:36 AM 798 Views 5 Comments

There has been more heavy fighting as Russia called for an international conference to resolve the conflict.

Army mortar shells kill 10 in Syrian village
# Syria
# Syria

Army mortar shells kill 10 in Syrian village

May 1st 2012, 10:01 PM 1,131 Views 4 Comments

Activists say that a 5-year-old girl and a 7-year-old boy were among those killed.

Syrian activists: Homs calm as UN team visits
# Syria
# Syria

Syrian activists: Homs calm as UN team visits

Apr 21st 2012, 12:20 PM 673 Views 1 Comment

Activists have said that shelling has stopped in the city of Homs ahead of a visit by UN cease-fire observers to the area.

Activists claim Syrian troops are widening shelling attacks
# Syria
# Syria

Activists claim Syrian troops are widening shelling attacks

Apr 17th 2012, 7:29 PM 1,008 Views 1 Comment

The UN-brokered cease-fire appears to be quickly unraveling despite the presence of foreign observers, as government troops launched another day of attacks on Homs.

Nine dead as Syrian troops shell Homs ahead of UN resolution vote
# Syria
# Syria

Nine dead as Syrian troops shell Homs ahead of UN resolution vote

Apr 14th 2012, 3:23 PM 1,132 Views 0 Comments

The reported bombardment came as the UN prepared to vote on a resolution authorising the deployment of the first wave of military observers to monitor the ceasefire.

Red Cross denied entry to besieged Homs neighbourhood
# Syria
# Syria

Red Cross denied entry to besieged Homs neighbourhood

Mar 2nd 2012, 7:37 PM 1,055 Views 6 Comments

Meanwhile, the organisation says it has received the bodies of Western journalists Marie Colvin and Remi Ochlik.

French journalist injured in Homs shelling appeals for evacuation
# Syria
# Syria

French journalist injured in Homs shelling appeals for evacuation

Feb 23rd 2012, 5:23 PM 2,329 Views 0 Comments

Edith Bouvier was injured in yesterday’s heavy Homs shelling activists say killed about 30 people, including two journalists.

Video: Marie Colvin's mother talks about war reporter's plans to leave Syria
# Syria
# Syria

Video: Marie Colvin's mother talks about war reporter's plans to leave Syria

Feb 22nd 2012, 10:08 PM 3,008 Views 7 Comments

Meanwhile, Eamon Gilmore will attend Friday’s international conference on Syria’s escalating violence.

More deaths as shelling continues in Syrian city of Homs
# Violence
# Violence

More deaths as shelling continues in Syrian city of Homs

Feb 6th 2012, 8:05 AM 760 Views 6 Comments

Meanwhile, the US has called China and Russia’s veto on a UN resolution on Syria a “travesty”.