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From TheJournal.ie Men to appear in court over social media threats to kill Mullingar

Men to appear in court over social media threats to kill

It’s believed the arrests are connected to a machete attack carried out last weekend.

From TheJournal.ie 'She is a hero': Girl (13) was protecting 11-month-old nephew when stabbed Fermanagh

'She is a hero': Girl (13) was protecting 11-month-old nephew when stabbed

The girl was seriously injured when a gang of men armed with machetes forced their way into a house in Lisnaskea.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí investigate machete fight outside Carrick-on-Shannon chipper Machete

Gardaí investigate machete fight outside Carrick-on-Shannon chipper

The incident happened on Saturday evening.

From TheJournal.ie Fourth man arrested over gruesome machete murder of Mikolaj Wilk in Ballincollig Gardaí

Fourth man arrested over gruesome machete murder of Mikolaj Wilk in Ballincollig

The Cork resident was brutally assaulted on 10 June 2018.

From TheJournal.ie Investigation launched as armed raiders rob Dublin Lidl Machete

Investigation launched as armed raiders rob Dublin Lidl

An eyewitness said the raiders burst into the store and began shouting at staff and customers.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí believe machete killers are Irish as they renew appeal for information over murder Cork

Gardaí believe machete killers are Irish as they renew appeal for information over murder

Gardaí are looking to speak to taxi drivers operating in the local area on the night of Mikolaj “Nick” Wilk’s murder.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí probe at least four different potential motives after machete murder of man in Cork Ballincollig

Gardaí probe at least four different potential motives after machete murder of man in Cork

Mikolaj “Nick” Wilk (35) was killed in his home in Ballincollig, Cork.

From TheJournal.ie Man hospitalised after 'horrific' attack in Co Meath Ashbourne

Man hospitalised after 'horrific' attack in Co Meath

Witnesses reported a large knife or machete was used in the assault.

From TheJournal.ie Police in UK seal off road after reports of man 'armed with machetes' Injured Man

Police in UK seal off road after reports of man 'armed with machetes'

The incident is not being treated as terror-related.

From TheJournal.ie 'You never know who would be after us': Security beefed up at Leinster House amid fear of threats Airport Screening

'You never know who would be after us': Security beefed up at Leinster House amid fear of threats

The Taoiseach has criticised security at Leinster House for being far less stringent as other national parliaments.

From TheJournal.ie Police deploy taser on man who carried machete into Antrim shop Newtownabbey

Police deploy taser on man who carried machete into Antrim shop

The incident happened shortly before 5pm on Wednesday.

From TheJournal.ie Man who attacked soldiers with knife in Brussels shot dead Belgium

Man who attacked soldiers with knife in Brussels shot dead

Local media report that the man attacked two soldiers with a knife on the boulevard Emile Jacqmain.

From TheJournal.ie Teenage boy stabbed to death after being confronted by men with machete Croydon

Teenage boy stabbed to death after being confronted by men with machete

Police in London have said Jermaine Goupall’s family are “devastated”.

From TheJournal.ie Louvre reopens 24 hours after machete attack Paris

Louvre reopens 24 hours after machete attack

Investigators are examining a Twitter account that posted messages referencing Islamic State just before the attack.

From TheJournal.ie Teenagers seriously injure man and attack bus with machete in Glasgow Glasgow

Teenagers seriously injure man and attack bus with machete in Glasgow

Two males have been arrested in connection with the attack.

From TheJournal.ie Man cuts off his wife's hands with a machete because they can't have children Kenya

Man cuts off his wife's hands with a machete because they can't have children

Jackline Mwende Ngila said that tests showed that her husband, who has been charged with attempted murder, is the one with reproductive issues.

From TheJournal.ie Man kills woman and injures others in machete attack Germany

Man kills woman and injures others in machete attack

The 21-year-old man was known to police.

From TheJournal.ie Anti-Islamist blogger "hacked with a machete" before being shot dead Bangladesh

Anti-Islamist blogger "hacked with a machete" before being shot dead

The killing of Nazimuddin Samad is the sixth such murder of a secular activist in Bangladesh in the last 15 months.

From TheJournal.ie Elderly woman hacked to death by machete-wielding crowd over suspected witchcraft Indonesia

Elderly woman hacked to death by machete-wielding crowd over suspected witchcraft

“While she was sick, the wife often felt possessed and said that the old woman had cast a spell on her.”

From TheJournal.ie Scenes of panic in UK shopping centre after reports of man with machete Bromley

Scenes of panic in UK shopping centre after reports of man with machete

Some shoppers believed an altercation between two men was a terrorist attack.

From TheJournal.ie WATCH: Man attacking cars with a machete gets run over Oakland

WATCH: Man attacking cars with a machete gets run over

The 25-year-old had been terrorising locals by screaming and smashing car windows with the sword.

From TheJournal.ie Man armed with wasp spray and machete shot by police at airport New Orleans

Man armed with wasp spray and machete shot by police at airport

One passenger was injured with a graze on the arm during the incident.

From TheJournal.ie Man charged over machete attack on teenage girl in Cork Shandon

Man charged over machete attack on teenage girl in Cork

An 18-year-old was struck on the side of her head with a machete.

From TheJournal.ie WATCH: Machete pulled on bystander as he tries to stop jewellery thief London
From TheJournal.ie Man armed with machete robs from bank customer Investigation

Man armed with machete robs from bank customer

Police are hoping members of the public can help identify the suspect.

From The42 Four men in custody after machete attack on French internationals Madness

Four men in custody after machete attack on French internationals

Aurélien Rougerie, Julien Pierre and Benjamin Kayser were set upon by armed thugs in the early hours of Sunday morning.

From The42 French rugby internationals injured in vicious machete attack Assault

French rugby internationals injured in vicious machete attack

Aurelien Rougerie, Julien Pierre and Benjamin Kayser were set upon as they walked back to their team hotel last night.

From TheJournal.ie 16-year-old has three fingers cut off by criminal gang in "barbaric" attack Barbaric

16-year-old has three fingers cut off by criminal gang in "barbaric" attack

The attack has been described as “barbaric” by a local councillor.

From TheJournal.ie Two attacked by masked men armed with machete and rifle in East Belfast PSNI

Two attacked by masked men armed with machete and rifle in East Belfast

One of the men attacked was struck by the suspected firearm during the incident.

From TheJournal.ie Trekkers attacked with machetes and spears in Papua New Guinea Attack

Trekkers attacked with machetes and spears in Papua New Guinea

Two guides were hacked to death during the shocking incident.

From TheJournal.ie Machete used in Waterford aggravated burglary Burglary

Machete used in Waterford aggravated burglary

A man in his 20s has been detained by gardaí.

From TheJournal.ie Two more people arrested as police continue investigation into Woolwich attack Woolwich

Two more people arrested as police continue investigation into Woolwich attack

A man and a woman have been arrested, while the two chief suspects remain under arrest in separate hospitals.

From TheJournal.ie Woolwich victim named by UK Ministry of Defence London

Woolwich victim named by UK Ministry of Defence

The soldier killed in a machete attack on a London street has been named as Drummer Lee Rigby.

From TheJournal.ie Security increased at London barracks after suspected terrorist attack on soldier London

Security increased at London barracks after suspected terrorist attack on soldier

Witnesses to the brutal attack said the men responsible stayed on the scene encouraging passers-by to take photos.

From TheJournal.ie South Africa: British man killed by attackers with machetes South Africa

South Africa: British man killed by attackers with machetes

Christopher Preece was attacked at his farm in Ficksburg, near the Lesotho border. His wife Felicity was seriously injured.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí questioning four men following incident at Ennis school Clare

Gardaí questioning four men following incident at Ennis school

It is understood that one man was carrying a machete outside the primary school.

From TheJournal.ie Two charged over meat cleaver attack which almost severed man’s arm Courts

Two charged over meat cleaver attack which almost severed man’s arm

The victim, who was attacked following an altercation outside a Spar on Dublin’s North Circular Road, remains in the Mater Hospital where he underwent emergency surgery to reattach his arm.

From TheJournal.ie Man critically ill after arm is partially severed in Dublin attack Attack

Man critically ill after arm is partially severed in Dublin attack

Gardaí have arrested two men following the assault near a shop on the North Circular Road in Dublin.