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# le-niamh - Saturday 3 October, 2020

Fire breaks out on Irish navy vessel in Cork
# LE Niamh
# LE Niamh

Fire breaks out on Irish navy vessel in Cork

Oct 3rd 2020, 4:36 PM 35,225 Views 26 Comments

The fire occurred on the LÉ Niamh.

# le-niamh - Wednesday 28 August, 2019

French fishing vessel detained off Cork coast for alleged breach of fishing regulations
# Defence Forces
# Defence Forces

French fishing vessel detained off Cork coast for alleged breach of fishing regulations

Aug 28th 2019, 9:21 PM 14,229 Views 18 Comments

The vessel is the 9th to be seized so far this year off Irish waters.

# le-niamh - Friday 7 August, 2015

Five arrested over migrant drowning incident
# Migrant Crisis
# Migrant Crisis

Five arrested over migrant drowning incident

Aug 7th 2015, 2:38 PM 17,985 Views 164 Comments

Irish Defence Forces members are to get counselling after rescuing hundreds of migrants

# le-niamh - Wednesday 29 July, 2015

LÉ Niamh disembarks 14 bodies found on overcrowded barge
# Migrant Crisis
# Migrant Crisis

LÉ Niamh disembarks 14 bodies found on overcrowded barge

Jul 29th 2015, 4:07 PM 20,829 Views 59 Comments

453 migrants rescued by the crew in recent days have also arrived in port in Sicily.

# le-niamh - Friday 24 July, 2015

Irish sailors have saved 358 migrants drifting in a wooden barge
# Saving Lives
# Saving Lives

Irish sailors have saved 358 migrants drifting in a wooden barge

Jul 24th 2015, 6:47 PM 9,287 Views 76 Comments

The LÉ Niamh is patrolling the Mediterranean.

# le-niamh - Wednesday 22 July, 2015

Mother and baby 'doing well' after childbirth aboard LÉ Niamh
# Destiny Child
# Destiny Child

Mother and baby 'doing well' after childbirth aboard LÉ Niamh

Jul 22nd 2015, 11:50 AM 20,969 Views 79 Comments

The baby – who is four weeks premature – has been taken to hospital in Italy.

# le-niamh - Saturday 18 July, 2015

Kisses all round as LÉ Eithne sailors welcomed back home
# Hello Sailor
# Hello Sailor

Kisses all round as LÉ Eithne sailors welcomed back home

Jul 18th 2015, 7:50 PM 21,807 Views 95 Comments

It has also been reported this morning that Ireland is set to take in an additional 600 migrants over the next two years.

# le-niamh - Friday 10 July, 2015

Ireland has just sent its second ship to the Mediterranean
# LE Niamh
# LE Niamh

Ireland has just sent its second ship to the Mediterranean

Jul 10th 2015, 10:20 PM 17,075 Views 74 Comments

LÉ Niamh is set to replace the LÉ Eithne.

# le-niamh - Thursday 3 July, 2014

LÉ Niamh comes to the aid of capsized boat in Cork Harbour
# Defence Forces
# Defence Forces

LÉ Niamh comes to the aid of capsized boat in Cork Harbour

Jul 3rd 2014, 8:35 PM 14,043 Views 15 Comments

Two men were found standing on top of upturned craft, and brought back to shore for medical attention.

# le-niamh - Wednesday 12 June, 2013

Trawler detained off Kerry coast for alleged breach of fishing laws
# Escorted Ashore
# Escorted Ashore

Trawler detained off Kerry coast for alleged breach of fishing laws

Jun 12th 2013, 10:08 AM 5,889 Views 14 Comments

The vessel is now being handed over to gardaí by the Naval Service.

# le-niamh - Wednesday 3 April, 2013

French fishing vessel detained off Kerry coast
# Detained
# Detained

French fishing vessel detained off Kerry coast

Apr 3rd 2013, 5:16 PM 7,403 Views 23 Comments

The Irish Naval Service detained the vessel earlier today and is now escorting it to Castletownbere in Cork where it will be handed over to gardaí.

# le-niamh - Monday 8 October, 2012

VIDEO: Here's how the Naval Service boards a suspected drug-smuggling ship
# Defence Forces
# Defence Forces

VIDEO: Here's how the Naval Service boards a suspected drug-smuggling ship

Oct 8th 2012, 9:52 PM 10,461 Views 29 Comments

The Defence Forces have made this video showing the work of the armed teams who search suspect vessels suspected of smuggling drugs into Ireland.

# le-niamh - Saturday 22 September, 2012

VIDEOS: Man rescued after yacht fire near Kinsale
# Cork
# Cork

VIDEOS: Man rescued after yacht fire near Kinsale

Sep 22nd 2012, 2:59 PM 4,870 Views 3 Comments

The Naval Service Vessel LE Niamh was deployed for the rescue.

# le-niamh - Thursday 23 August, 2012

Irish boat detained by Naval Service over fishing rules
# At Sea
# At Sea

Irish boat detained by Naval Service over fishing rules

Aug 23rd 2012, 10:41 AM 4,014 Views 12 Comments

The boat was stopped at around 2.30am this morning off the Cork coast.