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Friday 9 June 2023 Dublin: 12°C

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# Peacekeeping
Expense of citizenship 'stopping some Defence Force members from serving on UN missions'
PDFORRA has called on Minister Coveney to ‘do the right thing’ and grant citizenship to migrant soldiers.
# Irish Defence Forces
Women of Honour scandal among topics on agenda at PDFORRA conference
The annual conference takes places in Killarney.
# army recruitment
Error in selection process leads Defence Forces to withdraw employment offer from four new recruits
It comes at a time when it’s claimed the Defence Forces is experiencing a recruitment crisis.
# Pope Visit
'Morale is on the floor': Defence Forces to be paid just €47.59 per day for extra work during Pope visit
Soldiers have to provide assistance when requested to do so, but groups say they are not being compensated adequately.