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Ten arrested in Balbriggan dissident swoop

The men were detained as part of an investigation into dissident activities.

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TEN MEN HAVE been arrested in Balbriggan as part of an investigation into the activities of dissident republicans.

The men, who range in age from their mid twenties to mid forties, were arrested at around 10pm last night in the Balbriggan area of Dublin.

They’re being held under section 30 of the Offences Against the State Act at Santry, Swords, Blanchardstown, Pearse Street and Malahide Garda Stations.

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