Army Bomb Disposal Team makes safe three(3) viable Improvised Explosive Devices in Kildare.

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An Army Bomb Disposal Team made safethree viable Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) in Kildare last night.

The Defence Forces deployed the team tothe scene adjacent to a bus stop on the Allenwood to Carbury road in responseto a request from the Gardai.

The team arrived on scene at 9.10pm andmade three viable IEDs safe. The devices were removed to a militaryinstallation for further examination, after which they were handed over to theGardai for their investigations.

The scene was declared safe at 10.20pm.

 


Press Release Date: Monday 2nd May 2011, 6.45am

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