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#Michael Dwyer

# michael-dwyer - Thursday 26 January, 2017

'He was in bed wearing nothing but his underwear, there is no doubt he was summarily executed'

Michael Dwyer’s family continue to seek justice for their son.

# michael-dwyer - Wednesday 27 July, 2016

Bolivian government refuses to honour South American meeting with mother of slain Tipperary man

“All I want is justice and the truth,” Caroline Dwyer, mother of Michael who was shot dead in 2009, said today.

# michael-dwyer - Monday 12 October, 2015

Michael Dwyer's mother searches for answers into her son's death in new film

The Tipperary man was shot dead in Bolivia in 2009. Authorities state he had links to a terrorist group – something his family categorically refutes.

# michael-dwyer - Monday 22 September, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Monday

Everybody’s talking about the Greyhound strike agreement, Joan Burton’s car being blocked, and Kurds fleeing from Islamic State.

Mother of Michael Dwyer: 'We were followed and intimidated in Bolivia'

Caroline Dwyer also described finally seeing the room where her son died.

# michael-dwyer - Thursday 18 September, 2014

Mother of killed Michael Dwyer: "My son was an innocent victim"

Caroline Dwyer travelled to Bolivia to call for an independent international investigation into his death.

# michael-dwyer - Thursday 11 September, 2014

Family of Irishman shot dead by police travel to Bolivia to seek justice

Michael Dwyer died from a single gunshot wound inflicted at a Santa Cruz hotel.

# michael-dwyer - Wednesday 4 September, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Wednesday

Everyone’s talking about Enda Kenny promising to act on Priory Hall and the death of Ariel Castro.

Dwyer family concerned over ‘distressing’ testimony

The family heard that a man testified that he saw Michael alive some time after the initial police raid on the Las Americas Hotel.

# michael-dwyer - Saturday 17 August, 2013

“He was taken away and I heard shots” – Michael Dwyer was executed, says witness

Until now, the official line was that Dwyer had died in a shootout with police in Bolivia.

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

Everyone’s talking about the Irish people in Cairo, Michael Dwyer, and Scotland Yard looking at the death of Princess Diana (again).

# michael-dwyer - Thursday 9 August, 2012

The 5 at 5: Thursday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Family of Irishman killed in Bolivia seek UN support

Michael Dwyer was shot dead during a Bolivian police raid in a hotel in 2009.

# michael-dwyer - Wednesday 11 April, 2012

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Nine things you need to know this morning…

Family of Michael Dwyer pressures EU to find answers over killing

The family of an Irish man killed by Bolivian state police in 2009 is travelling to the European Parliament today, seeking to secure information about his death.