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#Bombs

From TheJournal.ie 'We want the truth': New inquests into Birmingham pub bombings begin IRA

'We want the truth': New inquests into Birmingham pub bombings begin

The attack on two pubs came at the height of the Troubles in Northern Ireland.

From TheJournal.ie Counter-terror probe launched after two explosive devices found in London flat London
From TheJournal.ie Man charged with sending bombs to Democrats had plastered van with pro-Trump signs Cesar Sayoc

Man charged with sending bombs to Democrats had plastered van with pro-Trump signs

Cesar Sayoc faces up to 48 years in prison.

From TheJournal.ie Mail bombs to US political figures and the media: what we know Mail Bombs

Mail bombs to US political figures and the media: what we know

Police in a number of states are investigating finds.

From TheJournal.ie Meath men get five years in prison for planting bomb at PSNI recruitment event Jailed

Meath men get five years in prison for planting bomb at PSNI recruitment event

A sat-nav was able to link the men to the crime.

From TheJournal.ie Suspect in Barcelona attack says terror cell planned to target monuments Bombs

Suspect in Barcelona attack says terror cell planned to target monuments

Four suspects appeared in court yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie 50,000 evacuated after World War II bombs found in German city Hanover

50,000 evacuated after World War II bombs found in German city

Seven retirement and nursing homes were affected and some rail traffic through the city was disrupted.

From TheJournal.ie What is the 'Mother of All Bombs'? Guided Bomb

What is the 'Mother of All Bombs'?

Here’s what the bomb – dropped by the US on Afghanistan yesterday – involves.

From TheJournal.ie Three bombs discovered in vehicle during garda search in Kildare Naas

Three bombs discovered in vehicle during garda search in Kildare

The Defence Forces were called to the scene.

From TheJournal.ie Trump will have tough decisions to make about his somewhat decrepit nuclear arsenal Explosive

Trump will have tough decisions to make about his somewhat decrepit nuclear arsenal

Many are now asking how vulnerable US nuclear weapons are to cyber threats.

From TheJournal.ie Police find weapons stash with some items "ready to use" Armagh

Police find weapons stash with some items "ready to use"

Police said the items were in the “advanced stages of readiness”.

From TheJournal.ie Dallas shooter was planning to bomb North Texas, say police Dallas Shootings

Dallas shooter was planning to bomb North Texas, say police

Police found bomb-making materials and a journal outlining plans in Micah Johnson’s apartment.

From TheJournal.ie Homes evacuated for hours overnight after viable bomb thrown Cork

Homes evacuated for hours overnight after viable bomb thrown

The Army has now handed the bomb parts back to gardaí for their investigation.

From TheJournal.ie Staff at Paris airport angry after finding fake bombs ordered by American embassy Plane Crazy

Staff at Paris airport angry after finding fake bombs ordered by American embassy

The exercise was called “irresponsible”.

From TheJournal.ie 'Lonely' woman who made Alan Kelly and Dáil bomb hoaxes also threatened Michael D Higgins Courts

'Lonely' woman who made Alan Kelly and Dáil bomb hoaxes also threatened Michael D Higgins

Anne Fennell’s sentence has been adjourned to allow for the medical treatment.

From TheJournal.ie Here are the films that bombed the hardest this year Box Office Flops

Here are the films that bombed the hardest this year

You probably didn’t see many of these.

From TheJournal.ie Kim Jong-Un says he has a hydrogen bomb, but nobody really believes him Kim Jong Boom

Kim Jong-Un says he has a hydrogen bomb, but nobody really believes him

A thermonuclear bomb in the hands of North Korea would be a dangerous thing, but there’s a lot of scepticism over it.

From TheJournal.ie France has dropped 16 more bombs on the Islamic State group in Syria France

France has dropped 16 more bombs on the Islamic State group in Syria

Meanwhile, the hunt for Salah Abdeslam continues.

From TheJournal.ie 86 killed, 186 wounded in double bomb blast in Turkey's capital Horror

86 killed, 186 wounded in double bomb blast in Turkey's capital

The blasts took place at a rally for peace in the capital Ankara this morning. They represent the worst terrorist atrocity in Turkey’s history.

From TheJournal.ie Bangkok bombing: 19 confirmed dead, 120 injured Thailand

Bangkok bombing: 19 confirmed dead, 120 injured

Police confirm a bomb exploded in the downtown Chidlom district at about 7pm local time.

From TheJournal.ie "Clawing at the earth, swelling as if with its regurgitation of all the life that it had consumed" On This Day

"Clawing at the earth, swelling as if with its regurgitation of all the life that it had consumed"

It’s 70 years to the day since the bomb was dropped on Nagasaki.

From TheJournal.ie This teen was found guilty of plotting to murder soldiers Pipe Bomb Threat

This teen was found guilty of plotting to murder soldiers

He also groomed an impressionable teenager, police said.

From TheJournal.ie On this day 24 years ago, the Birmingham Six were released Miscarriage Of Justice This post contains videos

On this day 24 years ago, the Birmingham Six were released

The men spent 16 years in prison – for a crime they didn’t commit.

From TheJournal.ie Buses stopped leaving depot as army makes bomb equipment safe Phibsborough

Buses stopped leaving depot as army makes bomb equipment safe

The incident occurred this afternoon in Dublin.

From TheJournal.ie Police shoot six people dead after they 'tried to detonate bombs' China

Police shoot six people dead after they 'tried to detonate bombs'

At least 200 people have been killed in the Xinjiang region in the last year.

From TheJournal.ie Bomb squad make safe two viable IEDs in Mayo Suspect Devices

Bomb squad make safe two viable IEDs in Mayo

Gardaí discovered the devices earlier this afternoon.

From TheJournal.ie These declassified photos show the final preparations of the nuclear bombs used on Hiroshima And Nagasaki WWII

These declassified photos show the final preparations of the nuclear bombs used on Hiroshima And Nagasaki

The “Little Boy” and “Fat Man” nuclear bombs killed tens of thousands of people.

From TheJournal.ie War against Islamic State group 'is not America's fight alone' says Obama Airstrikes

War against Islamic State group 'is not America's fight alone' says Obama

US Secretary of State John Kerry said ancient treasures in Iraq and Syria have become the causalities of warfare.

From TheJournal.ie Five Palestinians from the same family killed by Israeli warplane attacks Levelled

Five Palestinians from the same family killed by Israeli warplane attacks

Israel has vowed no let-up until it can guarantee the safety of its civilians.

From TheJournal.ie More NI bombing incidents in last year than a decade ago Explosive

More NI bombing incidents in last year than a decade ago

Paramilitary style assaults are also on the rise, according to figures from the PSNI.

From TheJournal.ie Over 28,000 meals and 5,600 litres of water dropped over northern Iraq amid continued air strikes Islamic State

Over 28,000 meals and 5,600 litres of water dropped over northern Iraq amid continued air strikes

US warplanes bombed Islamic State positions in northern Iraq yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie Israeli shell hits UN school in Gaza killing 15 people, including UN staff Conflict

Israeli shell hits UN school in Gaza killing 15 people, including UN staff

UN chief Ban Ki-Moon called for the killing to stop now.

From TheJournal.ie Three mortar shells hit Israel, just as ceasefire starts Gaza

Three mortar shells hit Israel, just as ceasefire starts

The ceasefire is designed to allow aid reach Gaza.

From TheJournal.ie Gaza truce efforts ongoing as Egypt mediates discussions Talks

Gaza truce efforts ongoing as Egypt mediates discussions

Egypt is mediating discussions of a ceasefire to end seven days of violence.

From TheJournal.ie Iraqi forces attempt to retake northern city of Tikrit Escalating

Iraqi forces attempt to retake northern city of Tikrit

Tikrit is said to be a hotbed of antipathy toward Iraq’s Shiite-led government.

From TheJournal.ie On this day in 1974 the IRA bombed the Houses of Parliament in London Past

On this day in 1974 the IRA bombed the Houses of Parliament in London

During the year, 1974, there was an extensive number of bombings carried out in the UK by the IRA.

From TheJournal.ie Here's how Dublin and Monaghan will mark the 40th anniversary of 1974 bombings Dublin Monaghan

Here's how Dublin and Monaghan will mark the 40th anniversary of 1974 bombings

There will be three events over the next two days to commemorate the 33 people killed in the bombings.

From TheJournal.ie €48,000 in funding for victims of Dublin-Monaghan bombings Support

€48,000 in funding for victims of Dublin-Monaghan bombings

The Tánaiste met with a support group for victims and the families of those killed yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie Pics: Before and after - Boston since the marathon bombings Then And Now

Pics: Before and after - Boston since the marathon bombings

A look at Boston on the day of the bombings, and today.

From TheJournal.ie Army experts called in, as three explosive devices found in Tallaght Bomb Squad

Army experts called in, as three explosive devices found in Tallaght

The devices were made safe at the scene. No controlled explosions were necessary.

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