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# stand off

Last month
August 2023
Kylian Mbappe reinstated to PSG first team as contract dispute continues
PSG take decision following ‘very constructive and positive discussions’.
Last year
Ukrainian forces pile pressure on Russian-held Kherson as full-scale attack grows closer
The counter-attack comes as thousands of Russian draftees have poured into the region
All time
British papers warn of 'vaccine war' as EU-UK stand-off becomes increasingly tense
EU Commission President Ursula von der Leyen has raised the option of an export ban.
2020 AFLW season still up in the air as ugly dispute rumbles on
Eighteen Irishwomen are currently on lists, as the plot thickens.
Tyrone will refuse 'to participate in any media activity' with RTÉ ahead of All-Ireland final
Mickey Harte has been in a stand-off with RTÉ since June 2011.
'Stick to the rules you created and stick to the draw that was made'
Cian O’Neill is defiant in his stance that his side will only play Mayo this Saturday if the game is at St Conleth’s Park.
Riot officers deployed at Portlaoise Prison after dissident republicans 'protest living conditions'
The protest started at around midday today.
'A discriminatory blockade': Galway students criticise locals for campaigning against a new housing development
A UK developer is planning to change the Westwood Hotel in Galway to a 400-bed student housing unit.
US man who barricaded himself in bank and claimed to have a bomb dies after police stand-off
The man claimed to be an Iraq war veteran.
Man arrested after armed standoff with gardaí last night
The man gave himself up after a number of hours.
Four police officers shot during New Zealand siege
One officer is serious but stable, the others did not suffer life-threatening injuries.
FBI release footage of Oregon ranch shooting
Robert ‘LaVoy’ Finicum was killed after a stand-off with police on Tuesday.
There has been movement in Apple's stand-off with the EU over Irish tax deals
Taoiseach Enda Kenny has hit back at accusations of the company being given a preferential tax deal.
Man due in court over Tallaght stand-off
The man will be in court today.
To the Supreme Court! Ryanair lawyers to appeal "ridiculous" watchdog ruling
The UK competition watchdog has ordered Ryanair to sell most of its stake in Aer Lingus.
This man was forced to call 911 after a 4-hour standoff with an angry cat
Giving cats a bad rap, this one is.
Woman escapes house before attacker holds four-hour standoff with gardaí
The young woman was taken to Mallow Hospital and is being treated for serious but non life threatening injuries.
Shots fired at gardaí in Kinsale stand-off, 18-year-old arrested
Armed gardaí from the Regional Support Unit and Garda Crisis Negotiators attended the scene.
'Stand-off' underway between families on Cappagh Road
Gardaí say there have been no injuries and no arrests.
Workers consider appeal to Burton after Paris Bakery talks non-starter
The dispute at the city centre bakery looks set to escalate after promised talks failed to materialise.
End in sight? Paris Bakery workers to meet with boss today
The workers will sit down with one of the two owners of the company today about wages they are owed.
Russia: We've pulled back from Ukraine border. US: No you haven't
40,000 Kremlin troops are estimated to be on Ukraine’s eastern frontier.
Cork residents halt meter installation as stand-off with Irish Water continues
Local Councillor Frank O’Flynn said Irish Water should be installing new pipes not water meters.
'Safe conclusion' to four hour stand-off with man on balcony in Galway
The man in his 40s was talked down by negotiators and gardaí said there were no injuries in the incident.
Ukraine teeters towards state of emergency as protesters occupy Ministry
What began as a struggle over the EU has become Ukraine’s worst crisis in more than two decades.
'The European Cup will be an extended Pro12 next season' predicts Welsh chairman
‘I cannot see the tills ringing to see us play Zebre for the fourth time in a season,” said Dragons chief Gareth Davies.
This stand-off bewteen a cat and an alligator is INTENSE
Who will be victorious?
Man involved in garda stand-off dies in hospital
The man had been taken to St. James’ Hospital yesterday evening with head injuries.
Man in 40s hospitalised with head injuries following garda stand-off
Gardaí were called to a road in a residential area of Windy Arbour after reports that shots had been fired.
This is definitely the cutest kitten stand-off you'll see today
or EVER.
Gardaí wait to question hospitalised man over Bailieborough death
The 56-year-old man was arrested early yesterday morning following a nine-hour stand-off. He is being held in connection with the death of mother-of-four Patricia Kierans on Thursday evening.
Radio documentary on school stand-off wins gold award in New York
Grey Heron Media has won a gold medal at the prestigious New York Festivals Awards for the documentary which captured the dramatic story of the stand-off.
Parents blockade Limerick school after builders remove fittings
A dispute over payment has seen some subcontractors attempt to remove fittings they installed in the new national school in Kilfinane earlier this year.
Trapattoni labels Shane Long's claims he was fit to play Serbia as "idiotic"
The Republic of Ireland boss reacted angrily to suggestions that the West Brom striker was not injured in the lead-up to the Belgrade friendly.
Updated: Gunman taken by police after hostage stand-off at school
An armed man had held one adult in France, after initially taking children hostage.
Man held four people hostage in Tipperary pharmacy
The stand-off ended after more than two hours when a Garda used a taser on the man.
Latest: French police 'want to capture suspect alive' in armed siege
Three officers have been shot and injured after surrounding the suspected school gunman, who claims links to al-Qaeda.
Negotiator called to Drogheda Courthouse after prisoner stand-off
Six prisoners barricaded themselves into the holding area of the courthouse and refused to come out.
The Daily Fix: Tuesday
In tonight’s Fix: Who is on the ballot paper for the presidential election?; why is Ireland’s international reputation falling further?; and just who is Alessio Rastani?
Watch: Man in stand-off with police in Sydney
A man appears to be holding his daughter hostage and claims to have a bomb strapped to him.