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#improvised explosive device

# improvised-explosive-device - Thursday 20 December, 2018

Army bomb squad called to remove two explosive devices from property in Louth

The scene was sealed off for around three hours before being declared safe at 9pm.

# improvised-explosive-device - Wednesday 18 October, 2017

Houses evacuated as bomb squad makes explosive device safe in Limerick

The alarm was raised just before midday.

# improvised-explosive-device - Wednesday 18 November, 2015

This is the bomb Islamic State say took down the Russian plane

The militant group’s claims were published in an English-language magazine.

# improvised-explosive-device - Saturday 17 January, 2015

Evacuation as homemade bomb found at Ballymun building site

The device was removed by army experts last night.

# improvised-explosive-device - Sunday 1 June, 2014

Explosive device found outside house in Louth

The area was cordoned off and nearby homes were evacuated while a bomb disposal team made the device safe this afternoon.

# improvised-explosive-device - Thursday 3 October, 2013

Viable explosive device made safe in Longford

The scene declared safe just before 2am this morning and gardaí are now investigating.

# improvised-explosive-device - Thursday 19 September, 2013

Viable explosive device made safe at apartment complex in Kildare

The device was taken to a safe military location for examination.

# improvised-explosive-device - Tuesday 10 September, 2013

Controlled explosion carried out on viable device at Fingal Cemetery

The army bomb disposal team were called to the scene after the discovery of an improvised explosive device at a graveyard in north Dublin.

# improvised-explosive-device - Thursday 13 June, 2013

Teen arrested over explosive device in Dublin

The device was made safe yesterday evening in Coolock.

# improvised-explosive-device - Wednesday 12 June, 2013

Explosive device made safe in Coolock

A viable explosive device was discovered in Coolock, Dublin, this evening.

# improvised-explosive-device - Tuesday 12 February, 2013

Viable IED made safe in Ballyfermot IED

Viable IED made safe in Ballyfermot

A suspect device was discovered in a green area near Rossmore Road in the Dublin suburb yesterday evening.

# improvised-explosive-device - Saturday 9 February, 2013

Explosive device rendered safe in Dublin college campus

The device was rendered safe in situ at Blanchardstown IT remotely without the need for a controlled explosion.

# improvised-explosive-device - Tuesday 15 January, 2013

Viable explosive device made safe in Limerick

The device was made safe without the need for a controlled explosion.

# improvised-explosive-device - Wednesday 9 January, 2013

Viable improvised explosive device made safe in Co Clare IED

Viable improvised explosive device made safe in Co Clare

The device was found in a private residence and was made safe just before midnight.

# improvised-explosive-device - Thursday 27 December, 2012

Evacuation of Inchicore homes as explosive device made safe

The device was located in a green area near homes by Turvey Avenue, and was made safe by an army bomb disposal team.

# improvised-explosive-device - Sunday 9 December, 2012

Three arrested before Clinton visit charged with terrorism offences

The men were arrested in Derry the night before the arrival of US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton to Northern Ireland.

# improvised-explosive-device - 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.

# improvised-explosive-device - Thursday 6 December, 2012

Viable explosive device found in Finglas

The Improvised Explosive Device was found in a residential area in Finglas during the night.

# improvised-explosive-device - Tuesday 6 November, 2012

Residents evacuated and controlled explosion carried out on IED in Bray

The device was discovered on an area of waste ground near Ballywaltrim last night.

# improvised-explosive-device - Friday 19 October, 2012

Explosive device made safe in Blanchardstown

The army bomb disposal team made safe a viable improvised explosive device in the Fortlawn Avenue area of Blanchardstown this morning.

# improvised-explosive-device - Friday 5 October, 2012

Residents evacuated as explosive device made safe in Kildare IED

Residents evacuated as explosive device made safe in Kildare

An improvised explosive device was found in a residential area of Rathangan late last night.

# improvised-explosive-device - Thursday 30 August, 2012

Army make safe device found in Phibsborough

The IED was made safe at the scene and handed over to Gardaí.

# improvised-explosive-device - Thursday 5 July, 2012

Improvised explosive device made safe in Cork

Mayfield residents evacuated after device discovered close to vehicle overnight.

# improvised-explosive-device - Thursday 14 June, 2012

Viable explosive device made safe in Dublin

The device was pushed through the letterbox of a private residence in Clonsilla.

# improvised-explosive-device - Tuesday 8 May, 2012

Improvised Explosive Device explodes outside Limerick house

No injuries were caused in the explosion. The bomb disposal team was also called to deal with explosive devices in Kildare.

Controlled explosion carried out on IED outside Inchicore house IED

Controlled explosion carried out on IED outside Inchicore house

An Army Bomb Disposal Team was called to the scene in the Dublin suburb just after midnight.

# improvised-explosive-device - Friday 30 March, 2012

Viable explosive device made safe in Finglas IED

Viable explosive device made safe in Finglas

The device was made safe just before 2am this morning in the north Dublin suburb.

# improvised-explosive-device - Saturday 28 January, 2012

Bomb discovered at home in Co Meath IED

Bomb discovered at home in Co Meath

The army was called out after the viable device was found near a vehicle at the house in Ashbourne.

# improvised-explosive-device - Tuesday 3 January, 2012

'Viable' explosive device made safe by bomb squad in Dublin

The viable Improvised Explosive Device (IED) was found in a home in Finglas in north Dublin this afternoon.

# improvised-explosive-device - Wednesday 30 November, 2011

Fourth explosive device discovered on Dublin lane in two weeks

It is the fourth device to be discovered on a lane off the Ballymun Road in the past fortnight.

# improvised-explosive-device - Tuesday 22 November, 2011

Two viable explosive devices made safe in Dublin

The two devices were discovered on waste ground in Finglas this afternoon.

# improvised-explosive-device - Thursday 20 October, 2011

Bomb found at Co Clare farm

The army bomb disposal team was called to the farm in Ardnacrusha after a viable IED was discovered overnight.

# improvised-explosive-device - Monday 26 September, 2011

Device made safe in Clondalkin

The incident was the third callout for Defence Forces Bomb Disposal Teams in 24 hours.

# improvised-explosive-device - Friday 2 September, 2011

Three IEDs discovered in north Dublin

The viable devices were made safe at an area of waste ground in Finglas.

# improvised-explosive-device - Tuesday 19 July, 2011

Arrests made as viable explosive device discovered in Dublin

Gardaí say the arrests were made as part of investigations into organised crime.

# improvised-explosive-device - Thursday 7 July, 2011

Explosive device found outside house in Tallaght IED

Explosive device found outside house in Tallaght

The IED was found outside a house in Springfield in the early hours of this morning.

# improvised-explosive-device - Saturday 21 May, 2011

Sixty-year-old 'loner' questioned over IED found on bus in Maynooth

The man is not believed to have any connections to dissident republicanism. A viable device was discovered on board a bus on Monday prior to the Queens visit.

# improvised-explosive-device - Sunday 15 May, 2011

Two viable IEDS found in Limerick and Dublin overnight

The Irish Defence Forces says that no controlled explosions were carried out as army bomb disposal teams made safe both devices. Gardaí also say there was a bomb hoax at Connolly Station in Dublin early this morning.

# improvised-explosive-device - Thursday 3 March, 2011

Top bomb sniffer dog in Afghanistan dies shortly after handler is killed

The dog died of a seizure shortly after his handler was shot dead in Helmand province.

# improvised-explosive-device - Wednesday 23 February, 2011

Defence forces called out to dispose of Limerick city explosive device IED

Defence forces called out to dispose of Limerick city explosive device

The defence forces were called to a private property in the city in the early hours of Wednesday morning.