TWO MEN WILL appear in court in Belfast today, charged with possession of explosives with intent to endanger life. The men, aged 37 and 43, were arrested in Belfast on Friday and charged by detectives investigating dissident republican activity. Two other men and a woman, who were also questioned, have been released without charge, RTÉ reports.
# explosives - Sunday 27 October, 2013
The 27-year-old was arrested in Derry.
# explosives - Thursday 11 July, 2013
The guns, ammunition and explosive were discovered by Gardaí in Dublin as part of investigations into republican dissidents.
# explosives - Thursday 4 July, 2013
Bomb ingredients and ammunition were also seized by gardaí following separate raids in Cloghran and Tallaght.
# explosives - Wednesday 20 March, 2013
Two men and a woman were arrested yesterday in connection with the devices discovered last year.
# explosives - Saturday 9 February, 2013
The men, both aged in their 30s, were arrested in Tipperary earlier this week as part on an ongoing investigation into dissident republican activity.
# explosives - Monday 4 February, 2013
An officer from one of the Defence Force’s Army Bomb Disposal Squads told TheJournal.ie how they deal with call outs and rendering devices safe.
# explosives - Thursday 30 August, 2012
The IED was made safe at the scene and handed over to Gardaí.
# explosives - Thursday 2 August, 2012
Police have denied reports the men had poison and explosives in their possession.
# explosives - Friday 20 July, 2012
One witness has said he saw a little girl who had been shot.
# explosives - Friday 6 July, 2012
The explosive device, which was found under a parked car, was made safe by an Army bomb disposal team.
# explosives - Sunday 27 May, 2012
The firearms and explosives were recovered in a planned search operation following Friday’s €1.5m cannabis resin haul.
# explosives - Saturday 28 April, 2012
The bomb was found in a vehicle just outside Newry, and police say it had the potential to be devastating.
# explosives - Monday 9 April, 2012
Gardai in Midleton carried out a search at a disused quarry on the outskirts of Midleton this afternoon – and found ‘old type’ explosives.
# explosives - Thursday 15 March, 2012
The grenade had to be destroyed in a controlled explosion.
# explosives - Tuesday 21 February, 2012
The country’s embassy in Athens has given a large stash of Gaddafi-era weaponry up to authorities.
# explosives - Saturday 28 January, 2012
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# explosives - Thursday 26 January, 2012
Officials at the Egyptian airport have said they have now defused the explosives.
The Defence Forces sent a team out to Tallaght following a request from Gardaí.
# explosives - Tuesday 24 January, 2012
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# explosives - Saturday 12 November, 2011
The 24 hostages – 18 passengers and six crew – were found unharmed.
# explosives - Tuesday 11 October, 2011
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# explosives - Saturday 24 September, 2011
The men appeared in court today and were charged with firearm and explosive offences.
# explosives - Monday 19 September, 2011
An Army Bomb Disposal Team has made safe a small quantity of explosives and detonators found in Bandon earlier today.
# explosives - Saturday 10 September, 2011
IEDs were dismantled by Army Bomb Disposal Teams in Dublin 8 and in the Croom area of Limerick.
# explosives - Friday 2 September, 2011
Patrick, an Irish explosives specialist in South Lebanon, describes his working day defusing IEDs on the Blue Line.
# explosives - Wednesday 24 August, 2011
The Army Bomb Disposal Team says it was called to Donomore Park overnight to deal with a viable device.
# explosives - Thursday 21 July, 2011
Gardaí probing organised crime discovered an improvised explosive device on Monday night.
# explosives - Saturday 9 July, 2011
Michael Campbell was arrested in Lithuania in 2008 and stands accused of attempting to obtain and smuggle arms for the Real IRA.
# explosives - Monday 27 June, 2011
The arrests took place at a bomb-making factory manufacturing weapons for a dissident republican faction, according to reports.
# explosives - Sunday 26 June, 2011
A substantial quantity of explosive material was found at Hackballscross following the arrest of two men.
# explosives - Saturday 25 June, 2011
A large amount of fertilizer was found at a house in Hackballcross and two men in their fifties were arrested.
# explosives - Wednesday 15 June, 2011
A significant quantity of firearms, and equipment commonly found in bomb timers, is discovered in Clogherhead.
# explosives - Monday 30 May, 2011
# explosives - Sunday 29 May, 2011
TWO MEN arrested on Friday in Belfast have been charged with possession of explosives with intent to endanger life. The BBC reports that the men, aged 37 and 43, were charged by detectives investigating dissident republican activity. They are due to appear in court in Belfast tomorrow morning.
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# explosives - Thursday 14 April, 2011
# explosives - Thursday 31 March, 2011
London’s Metropolitan Police have moved to play down the incident and say it is not terror related.