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#Civil War

# civil-war - Monday 20 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Video captures Yemeni arms dump being completely blown apart Shock And Awe This post contains videos

Video captures Yemeni arms dump being completely blown apart

The capital Sanaa has been rocked by air-strikes.

# civil-war - Friday 17 April, 2015

It was Sonny Bill v Dan and Richie in New Zealand earlier and the result wasn't even close

The Chiefs were too good for the Crusaders in Christchurch earlier.

# civil-war - Friday 20 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Maureen Haughey recalls how her father escaped death in the Easter Rising Seán Lemass

Maureen Haughey recalls how her father escaped death in the Easter Rising

The wife of former Taoiseach Charlie Haughey made a rare public appearance today.

# civil-war - Thursday 19 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie 'This could become a mass grave,' I thought as we waited there together Ukraine

'This could become a mass grave,' I thought as we waited there together

As we waited to be evacuated, a shell hit and a woman lost her leg. By the time the ambulance arrived five hours later, she had bled to death.

# civil-war - Saturday 14 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Shot dead on his wedding day: Tragic love stories from Ireland's Civil War

Shot dead on his wedding day: Tragic love stories from Ireland's Civil War

John Kennedy married his fiancé during a break in fighting but was killed later that day.

# civil-war - Monday 2 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie On this day 25 years ago, the speech that changed South Africa forever Apartheid

On this day 25 years ago, the speech that changed South Africa forever

FW De Klerk ended apartheid – and freed Nelson Mandela.

# civil-war - Thursday 29 January, 2015

Leo Messi and Luis Enrique did have a training-ground row, Barca star confirms

The defender has lifted the lid on a heated argument involving the No.10 and his boss after the winter break.

# civil-war - Saturday 24 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Pro-Russian rebels launch rocket attack on Ukrainian market, killing 30 and injuring dozens more Civil War

Pro-Russian rebels launch rocket attack on Ukrainian market, killing 30 and injuring dozens more

The assault on the port of Mariupol follows a rejection of peace talks.

# civil-war - Thursday 15 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie What else could I get for… the €150k pricetag on this old post office in Galway Home Exchange

What else could I get for… the €150k pricetag on this old post office in Galway

We take a look at what that amount of moolah could get you around the rest of the country.

# civil-war - Thursday 6 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Man arrested in Derry in connection with "illegal activity" in Syria Civil War

Man arrested in Derry in connection with "illegal activity" in Syria

Reports say the man had recently returned from the war-torn country.

# civil-war - Friday 31 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Do you know anything about Ireland's secret War of Independence caves? Hidden History

Do you know anything about Ireland's secret War of Independence caves?

An archaeologist in Sligo has identified 35 used to hide people and ammunitions and needs your help to find more.

# civil-war - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Coveney satisfied UN will review Irish troops' Golan Heights mission Defence Forces

Coveney satisfied UN will review Irish troops' Golan Heights mission

He said that he’s satisfied they acceded to his request for a review.

# civil-war - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie This man is getting a US Medal of Honour - 151 years after his death Better Late Than Never

This man is getting a US Medal of Honour - 151 years after his death

Alonzo Cushing commanded a force at Gettysburge

# civil-war - Saturday 9 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Ukraine claims Russia attempted to send troops disguised as aid mission Incursion

Ukraine claims Russia attempted to send troops disguised as aid mission

The move was averted through diplomatic channels.

# civil-war - Friday 25 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Russia is not only supplying weapons to rebels but is also firing on Ukraine - US Civil War

Russia is not only supplying weapons to rebels but is also firing on Ukraine - US

US officials called Russian artillery fire a “clear escalation” of the conflict.

# civil-war - Sunday 20 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie All 196 recovered bodies from MH17 crash site have been removed by rebels Ukraine

All 196 recovered bodies from MH17 crash site have been removed by rebels

The bodies have been taken to an unknown location.

# civil-war - Monday 14 July, 2014

Wales captain Warburton could be clubless as civil war continues

The 25-year-old is facing the possibility of having no club side for the start of the season.

# civil-war - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie A man accused of assassinating a Spanish general has been extradited from Belfast ETA

A man accused of assassinating a Spanish general has been extradited from Belfast

Fermin Vila Michelena is accused of being part of an ETA bombing campaign.

# civil-war - Saturday 21 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Nearly 11 million Syrians are in urgent need of humanitarian aid Civil War

Nearly 11 million Syrians are in urgent need of humanitarian aid

In his monthly report to the UN Security Council, Ban Ki-moon said that nearly half of the country is in need of immediate help.

# civil-war - Sunday 15 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Tony Blair: Syrian war to blame for Iraq violence, not 2003 invasion It Wasn't Me

Tony Blair: Syrian war to blame for Iraq violence, not 2003 invasion

Arguments that there would be no crisis if Saddam Hussein remained are “bizarre” he said.

# civil-war - Sunday 1 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Faces of War: Syrian children make the most of makeshift homes Syria

Faces of War: Syrian children make the most of makeshift homes

The real lives behind the civil war which the world barely notices.

# civil-war - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Chemical watchdog denies claim from Syrian government its team has been kidnapped OPCW

Chemical watchdog denies claim from Syrian government its team has been kidnapped

All members are “safe”, and are currently returning to base after an attack.

# civil-war - Saturday 24 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Ireland sends €2 million to South Sudan as 4 million people face starvation Civil War

Ireland sends €2 million to South Sudan as 4 million people face starvation

A second ceasefire in the country has collapsed and both rebels and government forces are blocking the paths of UN peacekeepers.

# civil-war - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Ukraine starts 'unity talks' as Russia warns of civil war Civil War

Ukraine starts 'unity talks' as Russia warns of civil war

The discussions come just two weeks before an election in the country.

# civil-war - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie There is "strong evidence" that the Syrian government used chlorine gas in attacks on rebels Barrel Bomb

There is "strong evidence" that the Syrian government used chlorine gas in attacks on rebels

Human Rights Watch say that barrel bombs embedded with cylinders of chlorine gas were dropped on three towns.

# civil-war - Monday 12 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Irish artist wins international prize for his psychedelic war photography Darkness To Bright

Irish artist wins international prize for his psychedelic war photography

Kilkenny’s Richard Mosse was this evening announced as the winner of Deutsche Börse Photography Prize.

# civil-war - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Syrian rebels abandon last positions in Homs Syrian Civil War

Syrian rebels abandon last positions in Homs

Homs was once the “capital of the revolution”. Now it is back in the hands of Bashar Assad.

# civil-war - Tuesday 6 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie More than 30 pro-Russian rebels killed in Ukraine as violence escalates Ukraine

More than 30 pro-Russian rebels killed in Ukraine as violence escalates

Ukrainian authorities have said the military suffered casualties of its own and a helicopter gunship was shot down.

# civil-war - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie New pre-1901 online archive to help fill gaps in your family tree Lost History

New pre-1901 online archive to help fill gaps in your family tree

The National Archives and findmypast.ie team up to release records which survived Civil War blaze.

# civil-war - Saturday 19 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Column: Remember those who fought in WWI – they were as diverse, and Irish, as any of us Irish Soldiers

Column: Remember those who fought in WWI – they were as diverse, and Irish, as any of us

The 140,000 Irishmen who enlisted during WWI marched under a British flag, but their reasons for enlisting to fight against Germany were varied and many.

From TheJournal.ie 90 Years On: Ireland 'healing her wounds' from years of war From The Archives

90 Years On: Ireland 'healing her wounds' from years of war

Amazing new footage from 1924.

# civil-war - Tuesday 25 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Seven life-sized roadside posters of Michael Collins stolen in Kilkenny Civil War Politics

Seven life-sized roadside posters of Michael Collins stolen in Kilkenny

The chairperson of the Kilkenny Musical Society said feelings on this time in Irish history still run high in certain quarters.

# civil-war - Saturday 22 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Bombs and boxers on this week in Civil War-era Dublin Fight Night This post contains videos

Bombs and boxers on this week in Civil War-era Dublin

This week in 1923 saw an extraordinary boxing match emerge amid the chaos of the Irish Civil War.

# civil-war - Saturday 15 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Column: Three years into civil war, families deprived of food are forced to eat stray cats Three Years On

Column: Three years into civil war, families deprived of food are forced to eat stray cats

The Syrian conflict is the world’s largest humanitarian disaster. After three years of conflict, basic services like healthcare are completely collapsing, writes Peter Power of UNICEF.

From TheJournal.ie Three years on and tens of thousands dead: Syria's bloody civil war continues Syria This post contains images

Three years on and tens of thousands dead: Syria's bloody civil war continues

The bloody civil war that has raged for the past three years began on Saturday 15 March 2011, when pro-democracy protests were staged in the capital Damascus.

# civil-war - Tuesday 11 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie “A bomb came and frightened us”: Syrian children reveal fears of violence, kidnapping and child marriage In Their Own Words This post contains videos

“A bomb came and frightened us”: Syrian children reveal fears of violence, kidnapping and child marriage

Over a million children have fled the country since the start of the conflict three years ago.

# civil-war - Tuesday 25 February, 2014

Michael Carrick's wife took to Twitter to defend her husband against Roy Keane

Keano wasn’t impressed with the man who took his No 16 shirt.

# civil-war - Saturday 15 February, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Both sides in Syrian dispute told: 'Spend some time apart' Civil War

Both sides in Syrian dispute told: 'Spend some time apart'

Talks in Geneva have ended with no agreement and no date for a third round of negotiations set.

# civil-war - Saturday 8 February, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Explainer: Who are Syria's rebels? Who's Who Guide

Explainer: Who are Syria's rebels?

Many of the groups are now led by Islamist groups and some have al Qaeda ties.

# civil-war - Friday 7 February, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Over 80 evacuated from war-torn Syrian city of Homs Civil War

Over 80 evacuated from war-torn Syrian city of Homs

A three-day cease-fire is underway that will allow an evacuation by humanitarian agencies.