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#Violence

From The42 'Some of the most shocking violence we have seen': Police condemn clashes between Millwall and Everton fans Violence

'Some of the most shocking violence we have seen': Police condemn clashes between Millwall and Everton fans

One Everton supporter suffered a ‘life-changing injury’ after an attack from a Millwall fan over the weekend.

From TheJournal.ie Almost two-thirds of people 'fearful of a return to sectarian violence in Ireland after Brexit' Troubles

Almost two-thirds of people 'fearful of a return to sectarian violence in Ireland after Brexit'

There have been a number of security alerts in Derry in recent days.

From TheJournal.ie 'People are being shot dead and no one is saying a thing': Sudanese community in Ireland protest government violence Food Shortages

'People are being shot dead and no one is saying a thing': Sudanese community in Ireland protest government violence

Up to 40 people have been killed in violent protests in Sudan in recent weeks.

From TheJournal.ie Bangladesh prime minister re-elected amid violent clashes in which at least 17 people were killed Landslide

Bangladesh prime minister re-elected amid violent clashes in which at least 17 people were killed

Opposition politicians have condemned the election as “farcical”, claiming vote-rigging took place.

From TheJournal.ie 22 people reportedly killed and several wounded in protests over rising cost of bread in Sudan Demonstrations

22 people reportedly killed and several wounded in protests over rising cost of bread in Sudan

A government decision to raise the price of bread has sparked protests around the country.

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: It is not just about petrol prices - years of austerity in France caused violent protests Opinion

Opinion: It is not just about petrol prices - years of austerity in France caused violent protests

The French are practical people and they tightened their belts as much as they could until eventually they couldn’t survive, writes Renaud Beranger.

From TheJournal.ie Domestic abuse against men: 'He'd been kicked in the balls: he was black and blue to his knees' Courts

Domestic abuse against men: 'He'd been kicked in the balls: he was black and blue to his knees'

There’s some confusion around where LGBT people in domestic abuse situations can turn to for help – here’s some clarification.

From TheJournal.ie One dead in Sri Lanka shooting as constitutional crisis erupts into violence Violence

One dead in Sri Lanka shooting as constitutional crisis erupts into violence

Police said bodyguards for a Sri Lankan cabinet minister allied to Wickremesinghe opened fire inside a government ministry.

From TheJournal.ie Kidnapped, robbed and killed - but Matthew Shepard is to finally be laid to rest after 20 years Homophobia

Kidnapped, robbed and killed - but Matthew Shepard is to finally be laid to rest after 20 years

He will be interred in the Washington National Cathedral.

From The42 'One-punch fatality' a prospect with the current run of GAA club match violence Words Of Warning

'One-punch fatality' a prospect with the current run of GAA club match violence

Former Tyrone All-Ireland winner Enda McGinley on the concerning trend.

From TheJournal.ie 'Predators are out there': Three college students report rapes to Cork sexual violence centre Cork

'Predators are out there': Three college students report rapes to Cork sexual violence centre

None of the alleged rapes were reported to gardaí – the head of the centre in Cork said this is not surprising.

From TheJournal.ie Trump warns of 'violent change' if Republicans lose midterm elections Antifa

Trump warns of 'violent change' if Republicans lose midterm elections

He said “a miserable two years” could be ahead.

From TheJournal.ie Reports of truce agreed between Hamas and Israel, ending intense two days of violence Tension

Reports of truce agreed between Hamas and Israel, ending intense two days of violence

Israel and Hamas have fought three wars since the Islamic militant group seized control of Gaza in 2007.

From TheJournal.ie Man who launched vicious assault on girlfriend gets suspended sentence Courts

Man who launched vicious assault on girlfriend gets suspended sentence

The attack took place in 2003.

From TheJournal.ie Appeal for information on 'shocking' video of teen throwing petrol bomb at van Derry

Appeal for information on 'shocking' video of teen throwing petrol bomb at van

The incident happened last week in Derry.

From TheJournal.ie 67 arrested as Met Police 'remove dangerous individuals from communities they're abusing' Operation Puglia

67 arrested as Met Police 'remove dangerous individuals from communities they're abusing'

The arrests were made under the Met Police’s Operation Puglia.

From The42 13 players and 2 coaches suspended following 'basketbrawl' Violence This post contains videos

13 players and 2 coaches suspended following 'basketbrawl'

The crew officiating the game, which degenerated into wild punches and flying kicks before stunned spectators, were also suspended from competition.

From TheJournal.ie CCTV footage shows moment explosive device was thrown at home of Gerry Adams Attack This post contains videos

CCTV footage shows moment explosive device was thrown at home of Gerry Adams

Sinn Féin is holding a rally in West Belfast this evening in light of the incident.

From TheJournal.ie Gerry Adams says he doesn't know who attacked his home but he wants to speak with them Violence

Gerry Adams says he doesn't know who attacked his home but he wants to speak with them

Sinn Féin has said Adams’ home and that of party member Bobby Storey were attacked with explosive devices.

From TheJournal.ie Petrol bombs thrown at police in third night of violence in Derry Flashpoint

Petrol bombs thrown at police in third night of violence in Derry

The incidents come in the run-up to the Twelfth.

From TheJournal.ie Why having over 100 nuclear weapons could do more harm than good to a country Starvation

Why having over 100 nuclear weapons could do more harm than good to a country

Experts have looked into the impact using such weapons would have on a nation’s population and resources.

From TheJournal.ie Man 'threatened to make personal photos of ex public after beating her up' Plaza Hotel

Man 'threatened to make personal photos of ex public after beating her up'

A judge told Christopher Lenihan he is undoubtedly facing a prison sentence.

From TheJournal.ie Two London teens shot in broad daylight as violent crime surges Gun Crime

Two London teens shot in broad daylight as violent crime surges

Both suffered head injuries.

From TheJournal.ie 'Groundbreaking' domestic violence law covers psychological abuse and the views of children Coercive Control

'Groundbreaking' domestic violence law covers psychological abuse and the views of children

The legislation gives extra support to survivors.

From The42 Hajduk Split player hurt after being attacked by own supporters Violence

Hajduk Split player hurt after being attacked by own supporters

Several players were targeted as they passed in front of premises belonging to Torcida, a group of ultras.

From TheJournal.ie Journalist shot dead during violent clashes over pension reform in Nicaragua Violence

Journalist shot dead during violent clashes over pension reform in Nicaragua

The protests are the worst experienced in the 11 years President Daniel Ortega has led the country.

From The42 Chelsea fans 'hurt' in clashes before Barcelona game Violence

Chelsea fans 'hurt' in clashes before Barcelona game

Alleged incidents outside Camp Nou before Wednesday’s Champions League match have led the Blues to ask for fan testimony.

From TheJournal.ie Man who threw burning pint glass of petrol into neighbour's garden jailed for 16 months Dublin

Man who threw burning pint glass of petrol into neighbour's garden jailed for 16 months

The 23-year-old spent four days in hospital after sustaining burns after striking a match to the glass full of petrol.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí's home and car targeted as they investigate actions of criminal gang in north-east Intimidation
From TheJournal.ie Gardaí launch murder investigation after man found dead in Sligo Sligo

Gardaí launch murder investigation after man found dead in Sligo

A man has been arrested and is being questioned by gardai.

From TheJournal.ie Man who poured boiling water over his partner in front of their children given suspended sentence Courts

Man who poured boiling water over his partner in front of their children given suspended sentence

Judge Martin Nolan said it was a “despicable” and “cowardly act” but he said he did not believe it merited a jail sentence.

From TheJournal.ie Over 600 people arrested in Tunisia after three nights of widespread unrest Tunisia

Over 600 people arrested in Tunisia after three nights of widespread unrest

The latest unrest saw a provincial police station torched, Molotov cocktails hurled at police and tear gas fired.

From TheJournal.ie Two people killed in protest against rape and murder of eight-year-old girl Pakistan

Two people killed in protest against rape and murder of eight-year-old girl

Hundreds of people attended the protest in Kasur, which turned violent.

From TheJournal.ie Children suffered a shocking scale of violence in conflict zones in 2017, Unicef warns Violence

Children suffered a shocking scale of violence in conflict zones in 2017, Unicef warns

In conflicts around the world, children have become frontline, used as human shields, killed, maimed and recruited to fight.

From TheJournal.ie Instead of asking 'Why didn't she leave', ask 'Why did he hit her?' - domestic violence survivor Emma Murphy This post contains videos

Instead of asking 'Why didn't she leave', ask 'Why did he hit her?' - domestic violence survivor

Emma Murphy said the gardaí involved in her case were “amazing” and she “can’t thank them enough”.

From TheJournal.ie Violence worsens in Israel as thousands clash in response to Trump's Jerusalem decision West Bank

Violence worsens in Israel as thousands clash in response to Trump's Jerusalem decision

The Israeli military has deployed hundreds more troops to the occupied West Bank.

From TheJournal.ie 'A knife was pulled on me for refusing a prescription': GPs want more protection from violent patients HSE

'A knife was pulled on me for refusing a prescription': GPs want more protection from violent patients

A union representing GPs say there’s been an increase in the number of attacks on their members over the past several years; GPs want the HSE to put a process in place to protect staff and patients.

From TheJournal.ie 'Alarming': Attacks on mental health staff went from 11 in 2015 to 149 so far this year Violence

'Alarming': Attacks on mental health staff went from 11 in 2015 to 149 so far this year

The HSE says that it takes the safety of staff seriously and works to continually improve this.

From TheJournal.ie People warned that small weed or cocaine habits are fuelling violent crime Intimidation This post contains videos

People warned that small weed or cocaine habits are fuelling violent crime

“Often people who engage with recreational drug use do not see the link with organised crime and intimidation.”

From TheJournal.ie Trump calls Las Vegas shooter 'sick' and 'demented man' Shooting

Trump calls Las Vegas shooter 'sick' and 'demented man'

Trump has labelled the Sunday night shooting at an outdoor music festival an “act of pure evil”.

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