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Thursday 06th April 2017 - Irish Troops Return to Dublin Airport

6.00am, 6th April 2017 - Irish Troops Return to Dublin Airport Following a Six Month Deployment to the Golan Heights[more]

image descriptionMonday 20 March 2017 - Defence Forces Assets Deployed in Blacksod

6.50pm - Defence Forces Assets Deployed in Blacksod Search Operation[more]

image description17 March 2017 - Minister with Responsibility for Defence, Paul Kehoe, T.D., spends St. Patrick's Day with troops on the Golan Heights

5.55pm - Minister Paul Kehoe, accompanied by Deputy Chief of Staff (Ops), Major General Kieran Brennan, is spending St. Patrick's Day on the Golan Heights meeting with troops deployed to the United Nations Disengagement Observer...[more]

image description14 March 2017 - Army Bomb Disposal Team Make Safe Two Viable Devices in Carbury, Co.Kildare

8.30pm - Earlier this evening, an Army Bomb Disposal Team made safe two viable Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) in Carbury, Co. Kildare.[more]

image description10 March 2017 - Defence Forces Bomb Disposal Team Makes Safe Suspect Device in Tullamore, Co.Offaly

7.30pm - A Defence Forces Bomb Disposal Team made safe a suspect Improvised Explosive Device (IED) in Tullamore, Co. Offaly, earlier this evening. [more]

image description10 March 2017 - Defence Forces Launch World’s First Interactive Video Recruitment Campaign

12.55am - The Defence Forces have become the first military in the world to create a first-person interactive video as part of a recruitment campaign.[more]