# violence - Today’s News
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# violence - Friday 5 September, 2014
Shockingly, nearly 95,000 children were killed in one year alone.
# violence - Wednesday 27 August, 2014
Anna Sarkeesian had critiqued the trope of violence against women in video games.
# violence - Sunday 24 August, 2014
Lenient sentencing in sexual assault cases has negative consequences – not just for individuals, but for all victims.
# violence - Wednesday 20 August, 2014
The video was found on the suspect’s Facebook page.
# violence - Tuesday 19 August, 2014
Police said the adolescents had planned to kill three staff members and as many students as possible.
# violence - Wednesday 13 August, 2014
Toronto Police say the man he bumped into “took exception at a perceived slight and attacked the victim”.
# violence - Friday 1 August, 2014
Around 200 people have been killed in the last two weeks in Tripoli and Benghazi.
# violence - Thursday 31 July, 2014
The artwork calls for the “immediate expulsion of all Israeli diplomats from Éire”.
There were ugly scenes in Coleraine during the game between Northern Ireland and Mexico on Wednesday night.
# violence - Wednesday 30 July, 2014
The leaflets urged civilians to stay away from Hamas militants and to report any rocket launches.
# violence - Tuesday 29 July, 2014
Around 60 airstrikes have been carried out by Israeli forces today. The US says Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has asked for fresh help brokering a ceasefire.
Gardaí could not confirm if any arrests have been made.
# violence - Sunday 27 July, 2014
Cashes broke out yesterday when Islamist groups launched an assault on the headquarters of a special forces unit
# violence - Friday 18 July, 2014
Foreign Affairs Minister Charlie Flanagan said he registered the Government’s strong concern that over Israel’s ground operation.
# violence - Monday 14 July, 2014
The money will be used by the International Rescue Committee to help during times of conflict or natural disaster.
The State is appearing before a United Nations committee to hear concerns over human rights in Ireland.
# violence - Sunday 13 July, 2014
Yesterday was the deadliest day since conflict broke out on Tuesday.
# violence - Wednesday 2 July, 2014
The youth was seen being kidnapped from the Arab half of Jerusalem.
# violence - Sunday 29 June, 2014
Tikrit is said to be a hotbed of antipathy toward Iraq’s Shiite-led government.
Supplies such as blankets, kitchen sets, jerry cans and shelter supplies are being sent to those most in need.
# violence - Wednesday 25 June, 2014
Another four teams will arrive in the coming days.
# violence - Monday 23 June, 2014
Skulls are in demand by people who practice santeria, an Afro-Caribbean syncretic religion.
# violence - Sunday 22 June, 2014
The US President has said the unrest in Iraq could spill over in other countries such as Jordan.
# violence - Wednesday 18 June, 2014
The warning comes as Transgender Equality Network Ireland (TENI) launches a new report documenting 32 incidents of violence or discrimination.
Militants attacked parts of the refinery complex, leading to heavy clashes.
# violence - Sunday 15 June, 2014
As many as 279 “terrorists” have been killed in the past 24 hours, security officials said.
# violence - Saturday 14 June, 2014
The US has also accused Russia of sending tanks and weaponry to the rebels.
# violence - Thursday 12 June, 2014
Juan Gabriel Vásquez grew up in a Bogotá rife with violence, and a drugs trade beginning to take off. His experiences inspired his IMPAC-winning novel.
# violence - Tuesday 10 June, 2014
SAFE Ireland says that women and children are made homeless by domestic abuse.
# violence - Monday 9 June, 2014
Many women begin suffering during pregnancy.
# violence - Thursday 5 June, 2014
Amnesty says the Brazilian police are guilty of indiscriminate use of tear gas and rubber bullets against peaceful protesters, arbitrary arrests and the misuse of laws.
# violence - Monday 26 May, 2014
The two young women are being treated in hospital but are expected to be discharged tomorrow.
# violence - Friday 23 May, 2014
‘I was the punching bag, the sex toy, the maid’ – Michelle Knight describes life being held by Ariel Castro
Knight spoke to RTÉ about her 11 years in captivity in which she became pregnant five times.
# violence - Thursday 22 May, 2014
A toll puts the number of dead in violence in the east of the country at 140.
General Prayut Chan-O-Cha made the announcement in a televised address to the nation today.
It’s the the deadliest day for the military in weeks of fighting between Russian separatists and Ukrainian security forces in the east of the country.
# violence - Wednesday 21 May, 2014
Though little research has been done in Ireland on postpartum depression past the 12 month mark, one expert said increased resourcing for public health nurses is key to tackling the problem.
# violence - Sunday 18 May, 2014
Both players played down the punch that marred Friday’s Premiership game.
The violence was triggered by Beijing’s deployment of an oil rig in contested South China Sea waters.
# violence - Saturday 17 May, 2014
In Ireland, as with most social issues, we treat the matter of domestic violence as a pariah topic that occasionally gets an airing. It’s just not good enough.