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#live exports

# live-exports - Thursday 16 June, 2016

Opinion: Allowing animals to be exported from Ireland to Turkey is no victory

Over five years, sheep, cows, and goats were illegally kept on trucks at the Turkish border for days on end in squalid conditions without being offloaded, writes Peter Stevenson.

# live-exports - Friday 6 March, 2015

Phil Hogan got 500 texts in one day about animal cruelty

When asked about live exports this week, Hogan said he was in favour of them and would make no apologies about it.

# live-exports - Thursday 30 October, 2014

Irish cattle bound for Libya are being 'beaten, stabbed, dragged by the eye sockets'

More than 14,000 cattle have been exported to Libya so far this year and more will be on the way by the end of this week.

# live-exports - Monday 27 October, 2014

Interactive map: Here's where all our live sheep and cattle exports go

Almost 203,000 cattle and sheep were exported so far this year.

# live-exports - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

Advice for beef farmers: Think twice before you squeeze...

The Irish Cattle and Sheep Farmers’ Association said meat factories are giving the impression that young bull beef is not wanted but we need to make sure live exports are viable.