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#Explosive Ordnance Disposal

# explosive-ordnance-disposal - Friday 22 September, 2017

Gardaí investigate after suspect device thrown into house last night

No one was on the house at the time of the attack and no injuries were reported.

# explosive-ordnance-disposal - Tuesday 28 October, 2014

Houses evacuated after homemade bomb found outside Kildare house

Army experts were called to the Brownstown last night.

# explosive-ordnance-disposal - Thursday 27 March, 2014

Controlled explosion carried out on homemade bomb in Clondalkin IED

Controlled explosion carried out on homemade bomb in Clondalkin

The viable device was found in the Monksfield area overnight.

# explosive-ordnance-disposal - Saturday 26 October, 2013

Pipe bomb-type device made safe in Tallaght IED

Pipe bomb-type device made safe in Tallaght

Defence Forces have handed over the potentially explosive device to gardai for further investigation.

# explosive-ordnance-disposal - Friday 15 March, 2013

'Unstable chemical' made safe at Tipperary school

The chemical, known as ‘Brady’s Agent’ can be found in school laboratories all over the country but can become unstable over time.

# explosive-ordnance-disposal - Tuesday 12 March, 2013

Unstable chemical made safe at Tipperary school

Picric Acid, which can become unstable over time, was found at the Christian Brothers School in Thurles.

# explosive-ordnance-disposal - Thursday 14 February, 2013

Viable explosive device made safe in Cork city

The device was found by construction workers at Hill Grove Lane in the north of the city this afternoon.

# explosive-ordnance-disposal - Saturday 28 January, 2012

Firearms and explosive material found in Dublin apartment block

Gardaí are investigating after the discovery was made at an apartment complex off Clonliffe Road in Dublin 3.

# explosive-ordnance-disposal - Friday 2 September, 2011

Column: ‘When the adrenaline is racing, you never feel tired’

Patrick, an Irish explosives specialist in South Lebanon, describes his working day defusing IEDs on the Blue Line.

# explosive-ordnance-disposal - Thursday 21 April, 2011

Suspicious device found in Co Meath

The device was discovered in the early hours of this morning on the Summerhill Road in Trim, and has been made safe by explosives experts.