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The Defence Forces Information Office is responsible for providing accurate and timely information to members of the general public as well as serving and past members of the Defence Forces. The Information Office forms one of the three sections of Public Relations Section and is co located with Publications section in the Curragh Camp in Co Kildare.
4 Sept 2014 - Army Bomb Disposal Team Rendered Safe a Viable Improvised Explosive Device in Ronanstown, Dublin
10.30 pm - An Army Bomb Disposal Team rendered safe a viable Improvised Explosive Device (IED) in Ronanstown, Dublin.
3 Sept 2014 - Army Bomb Disposal Team Rendered Safe a Viable Improvised Explosive Device in Cootehill, Co. Cavan
3.50pm - Army Bomb Disposal Team Rendered Safe a Viable Improvised Explosive Device in Cootehill, Co. Cavan
6.45 pm - In the early hours of Saturday 30 August members of the Irish 44th Infantry Group successfully conducted an operation to extract United Nations Disengagement Observation Force (UNDOF) troops from a UN Position that was...
6.10 pm - There have been a number of engagements between armed elements in the Golan Heights in the last 36 hours.