Thursday 07 Apr 2016 - Irish Troops Return to Dublin Airport .

100 Irish troops from the 50th Infantry Group, United Nations Disengagement Observer Force (UNDOF) will return to Terminal One, Dublin Airport tomorrow, 8th of April at 8.30 pm, following a six month deployment to the Golan Heights.

The troops will arrive to Terminal One to be met by families and friends.

Their replacements, the 52nd Infantry Group, completed their deployment to the Golan Heights this morning and will join their UNDOF colleagues in theatre.

The personnel will be met by their families and friends. The 50th Infantry Group are drawn primarily from the Army 1 Brigade, with personnel drawn mainly from the South and Midlands. 


Press Release Date: Thursday 07 Apr 2016

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