Thursday 23 November - Defence Forces Deploy Personnel to Assist in Flood Relief .

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The Defence Forces have deployed 33 personnel and five 4x4 trucks to assist with flood relief works in Mountmellick and Portarlington this morning.The troops deployed following a request from Laois Co Co and left the Defence Forces Training Centre in the Curragh at 8am this morning.The Defence Forces personnel will bring speciialist equipment to assist in flood defence, mobility and clean up taskings.

Press Release Date: Thursday 23 November

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