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# alan ryan

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# Murder Trial
Two men plead guilty to helping crime gang murder Vinnie Ryan in February 2016
Vinnie Ryan (25) was a brother of Real IRA leader Alan Ryan, who was shot dead in 2012.
# messages
Man accused of IRA membership had picture of late Alan Ryan on his phone
Darren Weldon has pleaded not guilty to membership of an unlawful organisation.
# Drogheda
Appeal renewed to help find teen missing since 22 September
Alan Ryan has been missing for over two weeks.
Former Real IRA gang associates selling steroids as number of addicts rises
Senior republicans have issued a warning to the men.
# dashcam appeal
Gardaí investigating RIRA murder appeal to public for potential 'dashcam footage' evidence
Aidan O’Driscoll was murdered last Thursday.
# Funeral
Murdered Vincent Ryan was a devoted new dad who died "suddenly and violently"
He was shot dead last week.
# gangland violence
Vincent Ryan's family: He was a 'staunch and honourable republican' but not active in the IRA
They have called for ‘an end to senseless violence’.
'They say the Hutch, Byrne and latest Ryan shooting are not linked. I disagree'
These murders are part of the same phenomenon of gun and drugs related crime that has blighted decent communities across Dublin, writes Tom Clonan.
# Finglas
Investigation ongoing after murder of Vinny Ryan
Ryan was shot yesterday afternoon as he sat in his car in Finglas yesterday.
# radical approach
Drug testing in nightclubs branded 'knee-jerk reaction' after Cork tragedy
Michaél Martin doesn’t seem keen on the idea after it was brought up by Leo Varadkar.
# you told us
Top readers' comments of the week
Here’s our round-up of the most interesting and most popular comments from this week. Did you make it in?
# speak out
Archbishop Martin: 'Communities must mobilise and speak out against violence'
The Archbishop of Dublin said that acts of violence, like that of a pipe bomb being left in a graveyard this week, should be condemned.
# News Fix
Here's What Happened Today: Saturday
Everyone is talking about the march for Alan Ryan and the election results Down Under.
# Dublin
PICTURES: Huge garda presence for Alan Ryan anniversary march
One man was arrested for public order offences but gardaí say the event went off smoothly.
# alan ryan
Huge security operation in place in Donaghmede ahead of dissident march
Crash barriers are being placed along the expected route from the family home to the graveside of crime boss Alan Ryan.
# News Fix
Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday
Everyone’s talking about junior doctors going on strike, AIB saying some customers just don’t want to pay their mortgages, and John Waters (briefly) going to jail.
# balgriffin
'Concern' amongst locals as Real IRA prepares to mark Alan Ryan death
The Real IRA crime boss was shot dead a year ago this week. Dissidents are planning a march at his graveside on Saturday.
# City Cemetery
PICTURES: Police to probe 'illegal parade' and stone-throwing incidents
The PSNI said it was “extremely concerning” and a “sad indictment” on organisers that young children threw stones at police vehicles.
# alan ryan
Man arrested over Alan Ryan killing
Former Real IRA member Ryan was shot dead outside a house in north Dublin last September.
# alan ryan
Man arrested in Alan Ryan murder investigation
The man in his 20s is the fourth person to be arrested in connection with the shooting dead of the paramilitary leader.
# News In Pics
2012: a year in striking images
The year’s biggest news stories…in pics.
# Banner
PICS: Tribute to slain Alan Ryan in O'Connell Street protest
The face of the murdered dissident republican appears on banner in Dublin today during protest about prisoners’ rights.
# Celtic FC
Celtic warn Anthony Stokes following Alan Ryan event in Dublin
Neil Lennon says that he has spoken to Stokes following his attendance at an event for Ryan, who was shot.
# alan ryan
Man arrested over murder of Real IRA member Alan Ryan
The man in his early 50s was arrested this morning and is being questioned at Coolock Garda Station.
# alan ryan
Man arrested over shots fired at Alan Ryan’s paramilitary funeral
Gardaí investigating the discharge of firearms on September 8 arrested a man in his 40s this afternoon.
# alan ryan
Man arrested over shots fired at Alan Ryan's funeral
Almost 20 arrests have been made by Gardaí investigating the events that surrounded the burial of the high-profile Republican.
Column: The Troubles may have quietened, but the trauma lives on
Although the peace agreement came into effect in 1998, the pain didn’t stop for many, writes Richard Barklie.
# alan ryan
Second man charged in relation to Alan Ryan murder
Gardaí said that a 27-year-old man was charged last night in connection with the murder of Alan Ryan.
# alan ryan
Man to be charged in relation to Alan Ryan murder
The man, who is in his 30s, will appear before the Criminal Courts of Justice this morning.
# need to know
The Evening Fix... now with added ballerinas on the Grand Canal
Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.
# Shooting
Two men arrested over Alan Ryan murder
This follows the arrest of another man at the beginning of last month in relation to the fatal shooting.
# Round-Up
Tri Talk: Ryan claims podium spot in Ironman World Championships
Irish record holder Martin Muldoon crossed the line as the first Irishman home in Kona last weekend.
# Murder
Ryan brother charged over Michael Kelly shooting
Vincent Ryan appeared before the Special Criminal Court today.
# Investigation
18 still being held in custody after Garda crackdown on organised crime
Gardaí arrested 23 people in total yesterday as part of the raid.
# Paramilitaries
Gerry Adams: 'Masquerading' paramilitary groups 'should go away'
The Sinn Féin president has condemned the scenes at the funeral of Real IRA member Alan Ryan in Dublin over a week ago.
# Real IRA
Brother of Alan Ryan charged with membership of illegal organisation
Vincent Ryan was charged at a sitting of the Special Criminal Court this morning.
# you told us
Top readers’ comments of the week
Here’s our round-up of the funniest, most thought-provoking and interesting comments you lot made this week. Did you make it in?
# alan ryan
Three due in court over Alan Ryan funeral probe as 12 others released
Gardaí have been investigating events at the funeral of the Real IRA member Alan Ryan last weekend as well as activities of suspected dissident republicans.
# alan ryan
15 people still being held over Alan Ryan funeral
Gardaí have released two men from custody after the major search operation yesterday which saw seventeen people arrested.