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# dissident - Tuesday 9 April, 2019

Gardaí probe dissident links to spate of ATM robberies

Eight ATMs have been stolen across the border in a matter of weeks.

# dissident - Sunday 13 November, 2016

Dissidents turn their attention elsewhere as Revenue crush IRA fuel smuggling ring

There has been a significant decrease in the number of fuel laundries operational on the island of Ireland.

# dissident - Friday 17 June, 2016

Man to appear in court over possession of bomb-making equipment

Store Street was closed yesterday morning after the incident.

# dissident - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

Gardaí search for clues, three years after man accused of drug dealing was shot dead

Gardaí are making an appeal on the anniversary of the incident.

# dissident - Thursday 31 July, 2014

Pictures: President and British royal heckled by dissidents at unveiling of monument to war dead Ww1

Pictures: President and British royal heckled by dissidents at unveiling of monument to war dead

President Higgins was unveiling a Cross of Sacrifice to the war dead of Ireland — the first of its kind to be erected in the State.

# dissident - Saturday 19 April, 2014

Detectives investigating murder of dissident republican arrest 26-year-old

Tommy Crossan, a former member of the Continuity IRA, was shot yesterday in West Belfast.

# dissident - Monday 24 February, 2014

Detectives appeal for 'information, not speculation' over Real IRA killing

Former republican prisoner Kieran Doherty was shot and left on the outskirts of Derry four years ago. The Real IRA claimed responsibility.

# dissident - Friday 20 December, 2013

Three men arrested for dissident republican activity in Dundalk

Gardaí said the arrests were made as part of a cross border operation with the PSNI.

# dissident - Monday 14 October, 2013

45-year-old man arrested in connection with Kevin Kearney murder

The father of four was shot dead last week after dropping his daughter off at school.

# dissident - Thursday 10 October, 2013

Seven arrested in pre-dawn raids over Dáil protest violence

Gardaí used pepper spray and made several arrests on the day after anti-austerity protesters attempted to breach a cordon outside Leinster House.

'IRA' claims responsibility for Belfast murder

Kevin Kearney’s believed to have been killed on Tuesday. His body was found in a city park yesterday afternoon.

# dissident - Sunday 15 September, 2013

Two men arrested in dissident republican investigation

Two guns found at the scene are undergoing analysis.

# dissident - Friday 13 September, 2013

Here’s what happened today: Friday

The latest on the tragic fire that killed the family of a Beaumont doctor, the details of the Garda ‘Operation Majesty’ — and it turns out Ryan Tubridy is a time-traveller…

Five due in court over dissident republican activity

The five men were arrested earlier this week and follow-up searches resulted in the seizure of several firearms and various bomb parts.

# dissident - Wednesday 11 September, 2013

Six arrested, guns and bomb parts seized in dissident crackdown

Four vehicles and a quantity of ammunition have also been uncovered by gardaí in searches carried out in Dublin and Wicklow.

# dissident - Sunday 31 March, 2013

Eight men due in court in relation to dissident republican activity

Eight men were arrested following a garda raid of a commercial premises in Clondalkin, after which a loaded firearm was seized.

# dissident - Saturday 2 March, 2013

Two men due in court after discovery of bomb-making equipment

The two men were arrested on 28 February following the search of a house in Newbridge, Co Kildare.

# dissident - Friday 7 December, 2012

'Viable' homemade bomb found in Northern Ireland

Four men were arrested by police investigating dissident republican activity after the explosive device was discovered last night.

# dissident - Tuesday 20 November, 2012

Man arrested over shots fired at Alan Ryan’s paramilitary funeral

Gardaí investigating the discharge of firearms on September 8 arrested a man in his 40s this afternoon.

# dissident - Friday 14 September, 2012

15 people still being held over Alan Ryan funeral

Gardaí have released two men from custody after the major search operation yesterday which saw seventeen people arrested.

# dissident - Monday 10 September, 2012

Alan Ryan funeral scenes: "Wholly unacceptable and belongs in the past" - Mayor

The Mayor added his voice to people who have spoken out against the paramilitary-style funeral in Dublin at the weekend.

# dissident - Friday 20 July, 2012

China: Artist Ai loses appeal against tax fine

Ai Weiwei – a vocal critic of China’s government – had decried the ruling, saying it an attempt to silence him.

# dissident - Wednesday 18 January, 2012

Chinese dissident poet charged with subversion

Veteran democracy activist Zhu Yufu has been charged with attempting to subvert the state by writing the poem urging the Chinese people to “use your feet and take to the square”.

# dissident - Thursday 13 October, 2011

US citizen charged with spying for Assad regime in Syria

The 47-year-old man was arrested on Tuesday and charged with acting in the US as an unregistered agent of a foreign government.

# dissident - Friday 15 July, 2011

Ten arrested in Balbriggan dissident swoop

The men were detained as part of an investigation into dissident activities.

# dissident - Sunday 26 June, 2011

The 9 at 9: Sunday

In your 9 at 9: Minister in sack threat; the universal social charge is here to stay; the end of LulzSec; the senator and the passport row; and the world’s ugliest dog.