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#send in the army

# send-in-the-army - Tuesday 28 June, 2022

Defence Forces to be put on standby to assist at Dublin Airport security
# Send In The Army
# Send In The Army

Defence Forces to be put on standby to assist at Dublin Airport security

Updated Jun 28th 2022, 3:22 PM 62,987 Views 74 Comments
  • The decision to put the Defence Forces on standby was approved by Cabinet this morning.
  • The Defence Forces are set to be on standby for the next six weeks, during the airport's busy season.
  • Concerns have been raised over the work Defence Forces personnel will be required to carry out.

# send-in-the-army - Monday 4 March, 2019

'Losing the war of the rhododendrons': Healy-Rae says invasive weed in Killarney is getting worse
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# Send In The Army

'Losing the war of the rhododendrons': Healy-Rae says invasive weed in Killarney is getting worse

Mar 4th 2019, 6:10 AM 36,664 Views 49 Comments

Last year Healy-Rae said the army should be sent to Killarney National Park. 12 months on, he says the situation is getting worse.

# send-in-the-army - Tuesday 21 February, 2017

'The rhododendrons are taking over': Healy-Rae says army should be sent to Killarney National Park
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# Day Of The Triffids

'The rhododendrons are taking over': Healy-Rae says army should be sent to Killarney National Park

Feb 21st 2017, 9:27 PM 39,627 Views 109 Comments

The government replied that it had committed well over half a million euro to help fight the problem.