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Black Lives Matter protest still set to go ahead on Saturday after separate demonstration cancelled
# George Floyd
# George Floyd

Black Lives Matter protest still set to go ahead on Saturday after separate demonstration cancelled

Jun 3rd 2020, 8:04 PM 38,142 Views 124 Comments

A protest on Saturday is still scheduled to go ahead, despite concerns from health officials.

Mike Pompeo postpones Ukraine trip after attack on US embassy in Iraq
# Cancelled
# Cancelled

Mike Pompeo postpones Ukraine trip after attack on US embassy in Iraq

Jan 2nd 2020, 3:58 PM 6,931 Views 12 Comments

A mob of pro-Iran demonstrators stormed the US embassy in Baghdad yesterday.

Explainer: How does diplomatic immunity work?
# Above The Law
# Above The Law

Explainer: How does diplomatic immunity work?

Oct 7th 2019, 12:28 PM 21,601 Views 18 Comments

The concept is being discussed after UK police said that an American diplomat’s wife is a suspect in a fatal road crash.

Police in UK urge US embassy to waive immunity for diplomat's wife after fatal crash
# Harry Dunn
# Harry Dunn

Police in UK urge US embassy to waive immunity for diplomat's wife after fatal crash

Oct 7th 2019, 7:54 AM 24,682 Views 9 Comments

19-year-old Harry Dunn died after his motorbike collided with a car on 27 August.

Turkey renames the street on which the US embassy will sit after Malcolm X
# Addressing The Issue
# Addressing The Issue

Turkey renames the street on which the US embassy will sit after Malcolm X

Nov 29th 2018, 2:27 PM 12,268 Views 28 Comments

It follows a tradition in the Muslim world of pointed diplomatic street naming.

Russian spy worked in US embassy in Moscow for a decade - reports
# Spy Games
# Spy Games

Russian spy worked in US embassy in Moscow for a decade - reports

Aug 3rd 2018, 1:52 PM 14,515 Views 47 Comments

A probe found she was having regular unauthorised meetings with the main Russian intelligence agency, the FSB.

Explosive detonated outside US embassy in Beijing
# China
# China

Explosive detonated outside US embassy in Beijing

Updated Jul 26th 2018, 8:41 AM 10,389 Views 13 Comments

A man has been arrested after the incident and is belived to have injuries to his hand.

American soldiers wore uniforms in Shannon town without Irish government approval
# Diplomacy
# Diplomacy

American soldiers wore uniforms in Shannon town without Irish government approval

Jul 10th 2018, 12:05 AM 90,082 Views 124 Comments

The Department of Foreign Affairs said it received assurances from the US Embassy that measures will be put in place to ensure it will not happen again.

55 Palestinians - including children under 16 - killed by Israeli troops as US opens its new embassy in Jerusalem
# Protests
# Protests

55 Palestinians - including children under 16 - killed by Israeli troops as US opens its new embassy in Jerusalem

May 14th 2018, 10:35 PM 42,947 Views 296 Comments

The surge in fatalities led South Africa to recall its ambassador in Israel “with immediate effect until further notice”.

Explosive device thrown into US embassy grounds in Kiev
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Explosive device thrown into US embassy grounds in Kiev

Jun 8th 2017, 1:04 PM 9,674 Views 13 Comments

The strike caused no casualties.

US sailor arrested on suspicion of sexually assaulting woman in Dublin hotel
# US Navy
# US Navy

US sailor arrested on suspicion of sexually assaulting woman in Dublin hotel

Mar 23rd 2017, 2:14 PM 32,628 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí arrested the man, aged in his 30s, yesterday morning.

Hundreds brave wind and rain for anti-Trump protest in Dublin
# No Ban No Wall
# No Ban No Wall

Hundreds brave wind and rain for anti-Trump protest in Dublin

Feb 2nd 2017, 8:09 PM 23,420 Views 217 Comments

A number of political parties took part in the protest.

Want to travel to the US? Check if you have an e-passport
# Visa Waiver Program
# Visa Waiver Program

Want to travel to the US? Check if you have an e-passport

Mar 29th 2016, 6:27 PM 161,292 Views 27 Comments

Changes to the Visa Waiver Program are coming into effect on Friday.

Berlin: Man in custody over suitcase bomb fears
# US Embassy
# US Embassy

Berlin: Man in custody over suitcase bomb fears

Mar 11th 2016, 8:33 AM 9,498 Views 5 Comments

He was stopped at the US Embassy.

If you're going to use a fake letter, make sure you can at least speak the language properly
# Red Pen In Red Square
# Red Pen In Red Square

If you're going to use a fake letter, make sure you can at least speak the language properly

Nov 19th 2015, 10:09 PM 27,110 Views 17 Comments

A Russian newspaper found this out the hard way.

In 1983 there was a chance a Soviet spy satellite would fall on Ireland
# 1984 State Papers
# 1984 State Papers

In 1983 there was a chance a Soviet spy satellite would fall on Ireland

Dec 27th 2014, 10:30 AM 9,156 Views 12 Comments

There was one in 10,000 chance nuclear-powered Cosmo 1402 would fall over Ireland.

Ireland's new US Ambassador met the President today
# Kevin O'malley
# Kevin O'malley

Ireland's new US Ambassador met the President today

Oct 8th 2014, 5:03 PM 8,234 Views 12 Comments

The Irish Army band played the Star-Spangled Banner when Kevin O’Malley stopped by the Áras this afternoon.

US Embassy in Dublin claims Americans invented St Patrick's Day
# Green Knickers
From The Daily Edge
# Green Knickers

US Embassy in Dublin claims Americans invented St Patrick's Day

Mar 13th 2014, 7:34 AM 3,097 Views 11 Comments

They asked people in the streets of the capital what they thought.

Pics: JFK assassination remembered in Dublin and Wexford
# JFK
# JFK

Pics: JFK assassination remembered in Dublin and Wexford

Nov 22nd 2013, 5:54 PM 7,917 Views 20 Comments

In Dublin, the Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore laid a wreath at the US Embassy in Ballsbridge where the American flag was lowered to half mast.

US warns citizens about protests in Dublin
# Budget 2014
# Budget 2014

US warns citizens about protests in Dublin

Oct 15th 2013, 6:59 PM 20,097 Views 71 Comments

The US Embassy in Ireland sent a security message to those living in or visiting the country today.

Irish anti-war activists to hold meeting ahead of planned protest
# No War
# No War

Irish anti-war activists to hold meeting ahead of planned protest

Sep 7th 2013, 8:45 AM 4,035 Views 39 Comments

The Peace and Neutrality Alliance will host Ian Chamberlain of the UK’s Stop the War Coalition and Irish Nobel Peace Prize winner Mairéad Maguire at the meeting in Dublin this afternoon.

US embassy staffer sent home after Malta 'road rage' video
# Road Rage
# Road Rage

US embassy staffer sent home after Malta 'road rage' video

Aug 29th 2013, 11:45 AM 19,777 Views 58 Comments

The unidentified man was videotaped shouting at another driver on a road in Sliema.

A 'Free Bradley Manning' protest to be held at US Embassy, Dublin
# IAWM
# IAWM

A 'Free Bradley Manning' protest to be held at US Embassy, Dublin

Aug 21st 2013, 6:32 PM 5,212 Views 78 Comments

The Irish Anti War Movement (IAWM) say they expect a crowd of between 10 and 100.

The Steelers' Ben Roethlisberger and Dan Rooney are in Ireland for July 4
# Independence Day
From The42
# Independence Day

The Steelers' Ben Roethlisberger and Dan Rooney are in Ireland for July 4

Jul 4th 2013, 12:14 PM 3,486 Views 4 Comments

The pair are hanging out with some Dublin footballers at the US Embassy this morning.

The best 'international diplomats sing Mariah Carey' video you'll see today
# Is Yoooouuuuuuuuu
From The Daily Edge
# Is Yoooouuuuuuuuu

The best 'international diplomats sing Mariah Carey' video you'll see today

Dec 26th 2012, 3:28 PM 3,469 Views 0 Comments

Festive greetings from the US Embassy in Warsaw.

Hillary Clinton leaves for Belfast to discuss peace process
# Doing The Rounds
# Doing The Rounds

Hillary Clinton leaves for Belfast to discuss peace process

Dec 7th 2012, 10:57 AM 2,990 Views 12 Comments

The US Secretary of State said she is looking forward to her visit to Belfast to see the situation for herself.

Could Bill Clinton be the next US ambassador to Ireland?
# Appointments
# Appointments

Could Bill Clinton be the next US ambassador to Ireland?

Dec 1st 2012, 12:23 PM 9,885 Views 45 Comments

One of the United States’ leading newspapers certainly thinks so…

Tel Aviv: Man attacks security guards at US embassy
# Israel
# Israel

Tel Aviv: Man attacks security guards at US embassy

Nov 20th 2012, 2:45 PM 4,504 Views 14 Comments

The suspect is believed to have approached the embassy at 9am GMT with a knife and an axe.

Filmmaker questioned as protests continue over anti-Islamic movie
# In Pictures
# In Pictures

Filmmaker questioned as protests continue over anti-Islamic movie

Sep 15th 2012, 6:27 PM 6,888 Views 49 Comments

Meanwhile, Al Qaeda has called for more attacks on US embassies.

Protesters storm US Embassy in Yemen
# Yemen
# Yemen

Protesters storm US Embassy in Yemen

Sep 13th 2012, 10:15 AM 4,526 Views 62 Comments

More than 4,000 protesters have reportedly stormed the US embassy in the Yemeni capital in an apparent protest against an American-produced film that insults Islam.

Suicide bombing kills at least 6 in central Kabul
# Afghanistan
# Afghanistan

Suicide bombing kills at least 6 in central Kabul

Sep 8th 2012, 9:45 AM 1,363 Views 5 Comments

Afghan authorities say a suicide bomber has blown himself up near Nato headquarters in Kabul, killing at least 6 people.

Why did the Mexican police shoot at a US government vehicle?
# US-Mexico Relations
# US-Mexico Relations

Why did the Mexican police shoot at a US government vehicle?

Aug 25th 2012, 3:19 PM 10,108 Views 19 Comments

Two US diplomats were injured in the incident yesterday which is now being investigated by both countries and has left many questions unanswered.

The Evening Fix: Sunday
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix: Sunday

Aug 19th 2012, 7:57 PM 9,166 Views 3 Comments

Things we learned, loved and shared today…

Update: US Embassy in Oslo evacuated after discovery of suspicious object
# Oslo
# Oslo

Update: US Embassy in Oslo evacuated after discovery of suspicious object

Jul 31st 2012, 12:20 PM 1,947 Views 0 Comments

A bomb squad attended the scene after the suspicious package was found under a vehicle. However it’s thought that the object is not dangerous.

In pics: Adorable on the Fourth of July
# Dan Rooney
From The Daily Edge
# Dan Rooney

In pics: Adorable on the Fourth of July

Jul 4th 2012, 5:29 PM 9,689 Views 9 Comments

President Higgins may have competition for the most loveable elderly statesman in the Phoenix Park…

US warns of 'imminent attack' in Kenya's Mombasa
# Kenya
# Kenya

US warns of 'imminent attack' in Kenya's Mombasa

Jun 23rd 2012, 12:37 PM 5,567 Views 5 Comments

US government travel to Mombasa suspended and citizens warned of threat of attack at the popular tourist destination.

US terminates funding for Pakistani Sesame Street
# Bye Elmo
# Bye Elmo

US terminates funding for Pakistani Sesame Street

Jun 5th 2012, 11:40 AM 2,963 Views 12 Comments

The US has withdrawn its $20 million funding for the programme amid reports of corruption.

Fearing for his family's safety, escaped activist wants to leave China - US
# China
# China

Fearing for his family's safety, escaped activist wants to leave China - US

May 3rd 2012, 12:19 PM 483 Views 1 Comment

Chen Guangcheng was due to set up a new life in another Chinese province but now apparently wishes to leave with US officials, fearing for his and his family’s safety.

US closes Syrian embassy amid growing unrest
# Syria
# Syria

US closes Syrian embassy amid growing unrest

Feb 6th 2012, 3:18 PM 1,116 Views 2 Comments

The US has reiterated its calls for the international community to act in support of the Arab League’s peace plan.

US ambassador Dan Rooney says "no specific date for departure"
# Mr Ambassador
# Mr Ambassador

US ambassador Dan Rooney says "no specific date for departure"

Jan 18th 2012, 11:29 AM 1,576 Views 1 Comment

Washington’s ambassador to Ireland has responded to comments from his son that he is to resign this year.

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