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#explosives

# explosives - Monday 9 April, 2012

Gardaí find explosives in Cork quarry

Gardai in Midleton carried out a search at a disused quarry on the outskirts of Midleton this afternoon – and found ‘old type’ explosives.

# explosives - Thursday 15 March, 2012

WWI-era grenade discovered in Leitrim garden

The grenade had to be destroyed in a controlled explosion.

# explosives - Tuesday 21 February, 2012

Libyan embassy hands over cache of guns and explosives

The country’s embassy in Athens has given a large stash of Gaddafi-era weaponry up to authorities.

# explosives - Saturday 28 January, 2012

The 9 at 9: Saturday

In today’s 9 at 9: Millionaires and their income tax, Facebook, and a NAMA building is occupied…

# explosives - Thursday 26 January, 2012

Bomb found on Libyan plane in Cairo

Officials at the Egyptian airport have said they have now defused the explosives.

Viable explosive device made safe by army team IED

Viable explosive device made safe by army team

The Defence Forces sent a team out to Tallaght following a request from Gardaí.

# explosives - Tuesday 24 January, 2012

From The Daily Edge WATCH: Chinese soldiers pass around a live grenade Hot Potato This post contains videos

WATCH: Chinese soldiers pass around a live grenade

Don’t try this one at home…

# explosives - Saturday 12 November, 2011

Turkish forces shoot dead ferry hijacker

The 24 hostages – 18 passengers and six crew – were found unharmed.

# explosives - Tuesday 11 October, 2011

German police thwart arson attack at Berlin train station

A left-wing extremist group has claimed responsibility for the placement of seven petrol bombs at Berlin’s central train station.

# explosives - Saturday 24 September, 2011

Four men charged following garda investigation into dissidents

The men appeared in court today and were charged with firearm and explosive offences.

# explosives - Monday 19 September, 2011

Explosives made safe in Cork

An Army Bomb Disposal Team has made safe a small quantity of explosives and detonators found in Bandon earlier today.

# explosives - Saturday 10 September, 2011

Explosive devices made safe in Limerick and Dublin

IEDs were dismantled by Army Bomb Disposal Teams in Dublin 8 and in the Croom area of Limerick.

# explosives - 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.

# explosives - Wednesday 24 August, 2011

Bomb squad deals with viable device in Tallaght

The Army Bomb Disposal Team says it was called to Donomore Park overnight to deal with a viable device.

# explosives - Thursday 21 July, 2011

Two charged over explosives and ammunition find

Gardaí probing organised crime discovered an improvised explosive device on Monday night.

# explosives - Saturday 9 July, 2011

Lithuanian prosecutor calls for lengthy term for Irishman

Michael Campbell was arrested in Lithuania in 2008 and stands accused of attempting to obtain and smuggle arms for the Real IRA.

# explosives - Monday 27 June, 2011

Two men still being questioned over large explosives find

The arrests took place at a bomb-making factory manufacturing weapons for a dissident republican faction, according to reports.

# explosives - Sunday 26 June, 2011

Army bomb disposal team spends over six hours on Louth farm

A substantial quantity of explosive material was found at Hackballscross following the arrest of two men.

# explosives - Saturday 25 June, 2011

Two arrested in Louth after bomb-making material found

A large amount of fertilizer was found at a house in Hackballcross and two men in their fifties were arrested.

# explosives - Wednesday 15 June, 2011

Ammunition seized during bomb scare in Louth house

A significant quantity of firearms, and equipment commonly found in bomb timers, is discovered in Clogherhead.

# explosives - Monday 30 May, 2011

TWO MEN WILL appear in court in Belfast today, charged with possession of explosives with intent to endanger life. The men, aged 37 and 43, were arrested in Belfast on Friday and charged by detectives investigating dissident republican activity. Two other men and a woman, who were also questioned, have been released without charge, RTÉ reports.

# explosives - Sunday 29 May, 2011

TWO MEN arrested on Friday in Belfast have been charged with possession of explosives with intent to endanger life. The BBC reports that the men, aged 37 and 43, were charged by detectives investigating dissident republican activity. They are due to appear in court in Belfast tomorrow morning.

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Nine things to know this morning, including: Qatar official pulls out of FIFA presidential race; Serbia braces for Mladic protests; and government gets boost in latest opinion poll.

# explosives - Thursday 14 April, 2011

Truck carrying explosive material crashes into shop in Moneygall Moneygall This post contains images

Truck carrying explosive material crashes into shop in Moneygall

Owner of shop also owns Barack Obama’s ancestral home – no-one was injured in the morning accident.

# explosives - Thursday 31 March, 2011

Security guard arrested for explosives near Olympic Stadium in London

London’s Metropolitan Police have moved to play down the incident and say it is not terror related.

# explosives - Thursday 27 January, 2011

Explosives and guns found in Galway outhouse

Three people arrested in relation to that find and the discovery of a gun in a house in Tuam.