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# defence-forces - Yesterday’s News
Sierra Leone experienced a spike in new cases last week. A replacement Irish team has already been sent out.
# defence-forces - Sunday 17 May, 2015
Part Two of TheJournal.ie’s two-part series on state surveillance in Ireland.
# defence-forces - Wednesday 6 May, 2015
An army bomb disposal team safely detonated the explosives.
# defence-forces - Thursday 30 April, 2015
Michael McNamara won’t lose the party whip.
# defence-forces - Sunday 26 April, 2015
One TD thinks there should be.
# defence-forces - Tuesday 21 April, 2015
Think you’ve got the right stuff? (In this case, a playing standard of at least Grade 7)
# defence-forces - Wednesday 8 April, 2015
The soldiers spent six months in the Middle East flashpoint.
# defence-forces - Monday 30 March, 2015
The Gulfstream IV had been out of action since last summer.
# defence-forces - Tuesday 24 March, 2015
That’s around 4,000 schools, altogether.
The incident took place at Kells Garda Station on Saturday.
# defence-forces - Friday 20 March, 2015
Not your average day in the office.
# defence-forces - Thursday 19 March, 2015
The building had to be sealed off for a number of hours while an army bomb disposal unit examined the substance in the package.
# defence-forces - Tuesday 17 March, 2015
Irish troops have been mixing duty and celebration across the globe today
# defence-forces - Monday 23 February, 2015
Kildare’s Dermot Earley leads the defence Forces to a fitting Comórtas Peile Páidí Ó Sé win.
# defence-forces - Friday 13 February, 2015
Gardaí are investigating.
# defence-forces - Thursday 12 February, 2015
The device was found by gardaí on approach into the town.
# defence-forces - Wednesday 11 February, 2015
It comes less than 12 hours after another suspect device was found in Limerick.
# defence-forces - Saturday 7 February, 2015
# defence-forces - Tuesday 27 January, 2015
A controlled explosion of the device was carried out on a beach in Wexford.
# defence-forces - Thursday 22 January, 2015
The man fell into the river early Sunday morning when he was walking with friends.
# defence-forces - Monday 19 January, 2015
A new agreement aims to bring about greater cooperation between the two armies.
# defence-forces - Saturday 17 January, 2015
The device was removed by army experts last night.
# defence-forces - Tuesday 13 January, 2015
It was the first viable device which the Defence Forces have dealt with this year.
# defence-forces - Tuesday 6 January, 2015
Five members of the medical team are expected to arrive in Sierra Leone on January 15.
# defence-forces - Friday 26 December, 2014
There were 430 military personnel stationed in Lebanon, the Golan Heights and other regions these holidays.
# defence-forces - Monday 22 December, 2014
‘Bone marrow donation is not a tough procedure. Don’t leave it to others, don’t give it a second thought.’
The experiences of one bone marrow donor – and how he saved his sister’s life.
# defence-forces - Friday 19 December, 2014
An army bomb squad was called to the scene, after a suspect device was discovered.
# defence-forces - Tuesday 16 December, 2014
# defence-forces - Friday 5 December, 2014
Paul Giblin — a champion rower — is undergoing his fourth regime of chemotherapy. Unfortunately, it won’t cure him — it will only buy him time.
# defence-forces - Saturday 29 November, 2014
The Defence Forces say they won’t be providing the armed support on “routine” journeys.
The DF has recently encouraged more women to join its ranks.
# defence-forces - Friday 28 November, 2014
The snows started falling on this day four years ago, capping what was the coldest November period on record and heralding the start of the ‘Big Freeze’.
Simon Coveney said the country was “bust”.
# defence-forces - Saturday 22 November, 2014
Questions have been raised over the triple-lock system in the Dáil recently.
# defence-forces - Saturday 15 November, 2014
A decision has yet to be made on any further deployment.
# defence-forces - Thursday 13 November, 2014
Gardaí discovered the devices earlier this afternoon.
Military police are investigating the incident.
# defence-forces - Monday 10 November, 2014
180 personnel from the Irish Defence Forces are taking part in ‘Exercise Joint Action’.
# defence-forces - Tuesday 28 October, 2014
The troops are part of the UN peacekeeping mission in the Golan Heights.
Army experts were called to the Brownstown last night.