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30 Aug 2014 - Update on Irish Defence Forces Personnel based in Golan Heights, Syria (UNDOF)

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...[Read more]

image description29 Aug 2014 - Update on Irish Defence Forces Personnel based in Golan Heights, Syria (UNDOF)

5.55 pm - In light of the ongoing situation in the Golan Heights, elements of the Force Reserve Company of the 44th Infantry Group have been deployed by the Force Commander into the Zone of Separation to support other United...[Read more]

image description28 Aug 2014 - Update on Irish Defence Forces Troops based in Golan Heights in Syria (UNDOF)

6.10 pm - There have been a number of engagements between armed elements in the Golan Heights in the last 36 hours.[Read more]

image description22 Aug 2014 - General Michael Collins' Death Mask Presented to Cathal Brugha Barracks Visitors Centre

5 pm - General Michael Collins' Death Mask Presented to Cathal Brugha Barracks Visitors Centre[Read more]

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