# defence-forces - Today’s News
# defence-forces - Yesterday’s News
# defence-forces - Tuesday 1 September, 2015
‘Military life is tough going, particularly in the early days…but then the realities of life in an operational setting are equally as tough, perhaps even tougher.’
The new RTÉ documentary showed behind the scenes footage of Irish recruits being put through their paces. What did you make of it?
# defence-forces - Wednesday 26 August, 2015
The Army, Navy and Air corps are all set to receive new equipment and vehicles.
# defence-forces - Thursday 6 August, 2015
The bodies of 25 people, including four children, are also on board.
# defence-forces - Wednesday 5 August, 2015
It’s believed that up to 600 people were on board the stricken vessel.
5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…
# defence-forces - Tuesday 4 August, 2015
If you’re interested, you have a month to apply.
# defence-forces - Sunday 2 August, 2015
The hotel was evacuated last night.
# defence-forces - Thursday 30 July, 2015
Marie Greene was stabbed to death on 13 February 2011.
# defence-forces - Wednesday 29 July, 2015
453 migrants rescued by the crew in recent days have also arrived in port in Sicily.
# defence-forces - Tuesday 28 July, 2015
They were taking no risks with the hazardous chemicals.
# defence-forces - Thursday 23 July, 2015
WB Yeats and a hero of 1916 are set to be immortalised in different ways.
# defence-forces - Wednesday 22 July, 2015
The baby – who is four weeks premature – has been taken to hospital in Italy.
# defence-forces - Friday 17 July, 2015
# defence-forces - Thursday 16 July, 2015
Since 2012, the Irish Air Corps have helped sick people travel to hospital from all over the country.
Marie Greene was found dead at Annagorta bog in February 2011.
# defence-forces - Wednesday 15 July, 2015
Minister for Defence Simon Coveney said the Defence Forces will be central to practically all of the events that will happen next year.
# defence-forces - Monday 13 July, 2015
Emergency services have issued an appeal for more people to donate blood.
# defence-forces - Thursday 9 July, 2015
Hacking Team sells viruses to repressive governments, but the Defence Forces say they never bought anything.
Houses were evacuated and road closures put in place.
# defence-forces - Wednesday 8 July, 2015
The Germans are on their way.
# defence-forces - Thursday 25 June, 2015
The device was made safe shortly before 11pm last night.
# defence-forces - Monday 22 June, 2015
The plane made the stop due to technical issues.
# defence-forces - Sunday 21 June, 2015
And none at all with rank more senior than lieutenant colonel.
# defence-forces - Friday 19 June, 2015
Smaller crews had difficulty lifting stretchers in and out of the ambulances.
It was found in a woodland area this morning.
# defence-forces - Friday 12 June, 2015
Gardaí have requested their assistance at the airport more than 130 times.
# defence-forces - Sunday 7 June, 2015
He was a big fan of the army reserve soldiers who worked as extras in the film though.
# defence-forces - Saturday 6 June, 2015
The crew has now rescued 1,064 migrnats in the Mediterranean.
# defence-forces - Friday 5 June, 2015
In five successful missions, the crew has now rescued 756 migrants in the Mediterranean.
# defence-forces - Friday 29 May, 2015
The third operation is still ongoing. The Defence Forces’ flagship came across a dingy with 100 migrants on board at 9.45am this morning.
# defence-forces - Friday 22 May, 2015
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.