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#Repatriation

# repatriation - Last year 2021

Three Irish-resident families evacuated from Afghanistan
# Repatriation
# Repatriation

Three Irish-resident families evacuated from Afghanistan

Oct 27th 2021, 8:23 PM 11,222 Views 0 Comments

A total of 106 Irish citizens and a number of residents have been evacuated from Afghanistan.

# repatriation - All time

Government received over 20,000 queries from Irish citizens abroad during Covid-19 pandemic
# Repatriation
# Repatriation

Government received over 20,000 queries from Irish citizens abroad during Covid-19 pandemic

Jul 24th 2020, 12:05 AM 14,607 Views 10 Comments

Irish government spent €890,000 on flights to repatriate citizens from Peru, India and Nigeria this year.

Coveney confirms charter flight to repatriate Irish citizens stuck in Peru being arranged
# Lockdown
# Lockdown

Coveney confirms charter flight to repatriate Irish citizens stuck in Peru being arranged

Mar 22nd 2020, 2:13 PM 28,057 Views 25 Comments

There are currently 135 Irish citizens in Peru.

Suspected Islamic State member returned to Germany along with three children
# Laura H
# Laura H

Suspected Islamic State member returned to Germany along with three children

Nov 24th 2019, 12:35 PM 16,708 Views 28 Comments

The woman is the first adult female to have officially been repatriated to Germany.

'Not my right to interfere with views of the family': Councillors drop James Joyce repatriation bid
# Portrait Of An Artist
# Portrait Of An Artist

'Not my right to interfere with views of the family': Councillors drop James Joyce repatriation bid

Nov 22nd 2019, 12:05 AM 26,718 Views 25 Comments

Labour councillor Dermot Lacey said he did not regret tabling the motion at the committee meeting.

Families of Essex lorry victims to borrow from government to repatriate remains to Vietnam
# Repatriation
# Repatriation

Families of Essex lorry victims to borrow from government to repatriate remains to Vietnam

Nov 19th 2019, 7:01 AM 12,983 Views 18 Comments

Vietnam’s foreign ministry said it would help but that families would have to foot the bill.

Hundreds of thousands left stranded after UK travel agent Thomas Cook goes bankrupt
# Out Of Business
# Out Of Business

Hundreds of thousands left stranded after UK travel agent Thomas Cook goes bankrupt

Sep 23rd 2019, 7:03 AM 28,836 Views 40 Comments

Around 22,000 people have now been left without a job due to Thomas Cook’s collapse.

Britain found charging women rescued from forced marriages to return home
# Repatriation
# Repatriation

Britain found charging women rescued from forced marriages to return home

Jan 2nd 2019, 2:23 PM 18,731 Views 13 Comments

Four British women who were liberated from a punishment institution in Somalia were each charged £740 (€820), The Times newspaper revealed.

Go Fund Me campaign for family of Jastine Valdez raises over €20,000 in 11 hours
# Repatriation
# Repatriation

Go Fund Me campaign for family of Jastine Valdez raises over €20,000 in 11 hours

May 22nd 2018, 12:08 PM 86,723 Views 49 Comments

The fundraiser was set up to help pay for Jastine’s repatriation by a group of volunteers who help run embassy outreach missions in Ireland.

Meet the 90-year-old North Korean convicted spy whose sole wish is to make it back to the 'Fatherland'
# Unswerving Loyalty
# Unswerving Loyalty

Meet the 90-year-old North Korean convicted spy whose sole wish is to make it back to the 'Fatherland'

Sep 24th 2017, 10:30 AM 31,559 Views 29 Comments

Seo Ok-ryol has spent three decades in prison and been sentenced to death on two separate occasions.

'He was the best brother': Tributes paid to young Derry teacher who died in tragic accident in China
# Derry
# Derry

'He was the best brother': Tributes paid to young Derry teacher who died in tragic accident in China

Aug 10th 2017, 9:25 PM 35,147 Views 3 Comments

Craig Church (27) was from the small town of Portstewart in Northern Ireland.

Irish couple who founded repatriation charity win £1 million in lottery
# Well Deserved
# Well Deserved

Irish couple who founded repatriation charity win £1 million in lottery

Jun 30th 2017, 7:36 AM 29,887 Views 32 Comments

The couple’s 26-year-old son was killed in a hit-and-run in New York in 2013.

Sister of Irishman who died in Portugal tells of 'nightmare' trying to bring him home
# Repatriation
# Repatriation

Sister of Irishman who died in Portugal tells of 'nightmare' trying to bring him home

Oct 1st 2015, 11:12 AM 25,566 Views 28 Comments

A charity covered the repatriation costs when AA insurance refused to pay until an investigation was carried out.

"Our Sean" could take final journey next week to be buried next to his mum
# Sean Parker
# Sean Parker

"Our Sean" could take final journey next week to be buried next to his mum

Oct 1st 2014, 8:13 PM 19,569 Views 21 Comments

Sean died alone in England in July.

Tyrone mum-of-four dies after being struck by car in Bulgaria
# RIP
# RIP

Tyrone mum-of-four dies after being struck by car in Bulgaria

Jul 21st 2014, 1:49 PM 11,961 Views 0 Comments

Rosaleen Donaghy’s family have been in touch with a local politician asking for help in repatriating her body.

Friends rally to help family of Seamie Mulhern bring his remains back to Ireland
# Bring Seamie Home
# Bring Seamie Home

Friends rally to help family of Seamie Mulhern bring his remains back to Ireland

Apr 24th 2014, 2:44 PM 31,238 Views 6 Comments

The 25-year-old was killed in an accident in Melbourne over the Easter holiday weekend.

Garda slashed by detainee on deportation flight
# Attack
# Attack

Garda slashed by detainee on deportation flight

Mar 16th 2012, 6:00 AM 11,346 Views 77 Comments

Representatives of rank-and-file gardaí have accused managers of “reckless endangerment”, saying there were not enough officers on the aircraft.