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13,000 Secretly Hanged In Syrian Jail

13,000 Secretly Hanged In Syrian Jail

Image Source by Ciara Mannion Since the start of the 2011 uprising, Syrian authorities have hanged at least 13,000 people at a prison north of Damascus, known to detainees as “the slaughterhouse.” According to Amnesty International, at least once a week between 2011 and 2015, groups of up to 50 people were taken out of their


Australian Catholic Priests Accused Of Abuse

Image Source by Ella Burke Seven percent of catholic priests have been accused of sexually abusing children between the years of 1950 to 2010. The statistics were released when the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse heard that 4,444 alleged pedophilia incidents were reported to the church authorities at over 1,000 catholic churches

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Kim Kardashian sues over fake robbery claims

by Ella Burke Kim Kardashian West is suing a celebrity gossip website for claiming that she faked the Paris robbery which occurred last week. The US reality star was locked up in a bathroom in a private residence in Paris and tied up by armed robbers dressed as policemen. It is said that $10 million worth


Bomb Attack Suspect Detained In Germany

by Ciara Mannion Police were prompted to evacuate 80 residents after several explosives were found in a Chemnitz apartment. The German police are saying that they have detained a 22-year old Syrian male, who was the subject of a nationwide hunt, believed to have been preparing a bomb attack. The suspect Jaber Albakr, from the

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Gun incident in Tuam

  By Ollie Mullins Gardaí in Tuam are investigating after a man was threatened with a gun as he left a leisure centre last Friday morning. The man was approached by a person wearing a balaclava  who then produced a gun. It is unclear at this time whether the gun failed to discharge or the perpetrator

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Man arrested in Adventure World case

      by Patrick Kazimierczak A man has been arrested and questioned in a Dublin Garda station over an armed robbery at an adventure centre in Tallaght.   Two men entered the Tallaght adventure centre in Whitestown Business Park; they were driven there by a third person who waited in the car outside.  


Spanish Police seize 20,000 Jihadist uniforms

image: by Evan Murphy   Police in Spain have seized 20,000 military uniforms meant for Islamic State and al Nusra fighters, “enough to equip an entire army,” they claim   The uniforms were discovered in the ports of Valencia and Alicante, inside shipping containers, as authorities thwarted a potential smuggling operation.   A Police