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21 Sept 2017 - Ministerial Review

21 Sept 2017, 1.25pm - Ministerial Review of the Golan Heights Bound 56th Infantry Group (UNDOF)[more]

image description15th September 2017 - LÉ William Butler Yeats Recovers 3 Deceased Persons

15th September 2017, 6:45pm.- LÉ William Butler Yeats Recovers 3 Deceased Persons While Rescuing 285* Migrants During Two Search & Rescue Operations[more]

image description7th September 2017 - Defence Forces Conduct Mission Readiness Exercise

6.50pm - Defence Forces Conduct Mission Readiness Exercise in Preparation for UNDOF (Golan Heights) Deployment[more]

image description2nd September 2017 - LÉ William Butler Yeats Rescues 41* Migrants During Two Separate Search and Rescue Operations

4.35pm - Earlier today, following a request from the Italian Maritime Rescue Co-Ordination Centre, LÉ William Butler Yeats successfully located and rescued a total of 41* migrants during two separate search and rescue operations...[more]

image description31st August 2017 - LÉ William Butler Yeats Rescues 117* Migrants 42 Nautical Miles North East of Tripoli

8.45pm - Following a request from the Italian Maritime Rescue Co-Ordination Centre, LÉ William Butler Yeats successfully located and rescued a total of 117* migrants from a rubber craft 42 nautical miles North East of Tripoli...[more]

image descriptionArmy Bomb 28th August 2017 - Disposal Team Make Safe Historic Munition in Ballsbridge, Co. Dublin

3.25pm - Earlier today, following a request from An Garda Síochána, an Army Bomb Disposal Team made safe a Mills 36 hand grenade. [more]