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#Border

# border - Monday 27 June, 2016

Enda Kenny wants an open border between the Republic and Northern Ireland
# Political Earthquake
# Political Earthquake

Enda Kenny wants an open border between the Republic and Northern Ireland

Jun 27th 2016, 2:18 PM 18,697 Views 103 Comments

The Dáil has been recalled to discuss the Brexit fallout.

# border - Sunday 19 June, 2016

What will happen to the Irish border if there's a Brexit?
# Brexit
# Brexit

What will happen to the Irish border if there's a Brexit?

Jun 19th 2016, 8:00 AM 31,405 Views 122 Comments

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# border - Wednesday 15 June, 2016

David Cameron says Brexit means either a border with the North or passport checks in Belfast
# Borders And Boundaries
# Borders And Boundaries

David Cameron says Brexit means either a border with the North or passport checks in Belfast

Jun 15th 2016, 2:35 PM 21,826 Views 140 Comments

Cameron added that there were “risks” to the North in a Brexit.

# border - Thursday 5 May, 2016

Dozens reported killed as airstrike hits Syrian refugee camp
# Turkish Border
# Turkish Border

Dozens reported killed as airstrike hits Syrian refugee camp

May 5th 2016, 7:20 PM 12,370 Views 35 Comments

Images posted on social media showed tents burned to the ground and injured people being loaded onto a truck.

# border - Friday 8 January, 2016

# border - Monday 21 December, 2015

New force will dismantle 'insidious and corrosive' organised criminal gangs
# Cross-border Crime
# Cross-border Crime

New force will dismantle 'insidious and corrosive' organised criminal gangs

Dec 21st 2015, 4:30 PM 10,569 Views 28 Comments

A new interagency task force is being set up to tackle the threat posed by gangs exploiting the border between north and south.

Adams stands by 'Slab' Murphy comments and thinks critics are 'hysterical'
# Points Scoring
# Points Scoring

Adams stands by 'Slab' Murphy comments and thinks critics are 'hysterical'

Dec 21st 2015, 1:45 PM 17,321 Views 270 Comments

The Sinn Féin leader has spoken about the case for the third straight day.

# border - Sunday 20 December, 2015

The talks that could have produced an all-Ireland soccer team in the 1970s
# Political Football
From The42
# Political Football

The talks that could have produced an all-Ireland soccer team in the 1970s

Dec 20th 2015, 7:00 PM 9,844 Views 10 Comments

We came close enough at several stages to one national team on the island. This is why it didn’t work, writes Cormac Moore.

# border - Friday 27 November, 2015

Putin: Turkey's claims it didn't know downed jet was Russian are rubbish
# Shot Down
# Shot Down

Putin: Turkey's claims it didn't know downed jet was Russian are rubbish

Nov 27th 2015, 7:54 AM 11,633 Views 134 Comments

“The planes have identification signs and these are well visible,” Putin said.

# border - Tuesday 24 November, 2015

Armed hostage situation in northern French town
# Alert
# Alert

Armed hostage situation in northern French town

Nov 24th 2015, 7:35 PM 40,059 Views 20 Comments

The incident is ongoing in the town of Roubaix.

# border - Monday 2 November, 2015

'They're just broken': The reality of border policing in a depleted force
# Thin Blue Line
# Thin Blue Line

'They're just broken': The reality of border policing in a depleted force

Nov 2nd 2015, 6:05 AM 17,167 Views 60 Comments

Each border county has seen a significant drop in garda numbers in the last five years, and the officers on the ground are feeling the effects.

# border - Sunday 25 October, 2015

Revealed: Garda Tony Golden's notes that warned of border resources back in 2013
# Rural Crime
# Rural Crime

Revealed: Garda Tony Golden's notes that warned of border resources back in 2013

Oct 25th 2015, 9:43 PM 18,543 Views 41 Comments

The notes were prepared for a community group who were worried after the murder of Garda Adrian Donoghue.

# border - Friday 23 October, 2015

Killer of Garda Tony Golden was under suspended sentence for carrying a live firearm
# Adrian Mackin
# Adrian Mackin

Killer of Garda Tony Golden was under suspended sentence for carrying a live firearm

Oct 23rd 2015, 12:04 PM 18,083 Views 110 Comments

Adrian Mackin was convicted of carrying a loaded gun in Newry in 2012.

# border - Friday 16 October, 2015

Migrant crisis: Man shot dead trying to enter Europe from Turkey
# Border Guards
# Border Guards

Migrant crisis: Man shot dead trying to enter Europe from Turkey

Oct 16th 2015, 8:08 AM 16,066 Views 64 Comments

It comes as the EU and Turkey reach a deal to stem the flow of refugees into Europe.

# border - Sunday 26 July, 2015

'Holy Land' tour brochure banned after Palestine border dispute
# Could Cause Offence
# Could Cause Offence

'Holy Land' tour brochure banned after Palestine border dispute

Jul 26th 2015, 8:45 AM 15,474 Views 107 Comments

A map included by the tour company could potentially cause offence, according to the advertising standards body.

# border - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

Two young men die in early morning crash
# Roads
# Roads

Two young men die in early morning crash

Jun 3rd 2015, 8:33 AM 12,963 Views 3 Comments

The crash happened at around 3.30 am.

# border - Tuesday 10 February, 2015

40 Irish fighters are in ISIS, claims former member
# Syria
# Syria

40 Irish fighters are in ISIS, claims former member

Feb 10th 2015, 2:18 PM 18,911 Views 114 Comments

He also said that there is “much talk” about attacking Western soil.

# border - Thursday 15 January, 2015

Could Belfast be the answer to your property woes?
# North Of The Border
# North Of The Border

Could Belfast be the answer to your property woes?

Jan 15th 2015, 11:46 AM 4,336 Views 1 Comment

The property market in Northern Ireland’s first city is set for growth in 2015.

# border - Monday 15 December, 2014

Cattle-rustling: Man to face charges after border arrest
# Border Town
# Border Town

Cattle-rustling: Man to face charges after border arrest

Dec 15th 2014, 8:36 PM 16,553 Views 13 Comments

An illegal slaughterhouse was also found recently.

# border - Friday 7 November, 2014

Tanks, troops, and artillery pour into Ukraine from Russia
# Rebel Territory
# Rebel Territory

Tanks, troops, and artillery pour into Ukraine from Russia

Nov 7th 2014, 12:33 PM 10,057 Views 169 Comments

A military spokesperson said 32 tanks, 16 howitzer cannons and 30 trucks of troops crossed the border.

# border - Sunday 2 November, 2014

Suicide blast kills 45 spectators during Pakistan border ceremony
# Main Crossing
# Main Crossing

Suicide blast kills 45 spectators during Pakistan border ceremony

Nov 2nd 2014, 4:10 PM 6,829 Views 13 Comments

The incident occurred at Wagah after the ‘flag-lowering’ ceremony.

# border - Sunday 21 September, 2014

Pics: Thousands of terrified Kurds flee to Turkey to escape Islamic State
# Syria
# Syria

Pics: Thousands of terrified Kurds flee to Turkey to escape Islamic State

Sep 21st 2014, 6:31 PM 7,406 Views 24 Comments

Hundreds of Kurds abandoned their homes after warnings from Islamic State.

# border - Thursday 21 August, 2014

86-year-old William Doherty found safe and well
# Located
# Located

86-year-old William Doherty found safe and well

Aug 21st 2014, 9:37 AM 16,221 Views 2 Comments

The man went missing from his home in Derry yesterday but has now been found.

# border - Tuesday 12 August, 2014

Explainer: Why thousands of Yazidi people are trapped on an Iraq mountain
# Iraq
# Iraq

Explainer: Why thousands of Yazidi people are trapped on an Iraq mountain

Aug 12th 2014, 8:20 AM 29,196 Views 129 Comments

We look at what’s happening in Northern Iraq as the Islamic State (formerly ISIS) continues its attacks, causing thousands to flee.

# border - Saturday 9 August, 2014

Ukraine claims Russia attempted to send troops disguised as aid mission
# Incursion
# Incursion

Ukraine claims Russia attempted to send troops disguised as aid mission

Aug 9th 2014, 10:38 AM 6,756 Views 102 Comments

The move was averted through diplomatic channels.

# border - Tuesday 5 August, 2014

Ukraine negotiates return of soldiers 'forced to retreat' into Russia
# Donetsk
# Donetsk

Ukraine negotiates return of soldiers 'forced to retreat' into Russia

Aug 5th 2014, 9:27 AM 8,568 Views 87 Comments

However, reports from Russia suggest that the troops deserted.

# border - Monday 21 July, 2014

This Facebook post is the definition of an Irish welcome
# Céad Míle Fáilte
From The Daily Edge
# Céad Míle Fáilte

This Facebook post is the definition of an Irish welcome

Jul 21st 2014, 7:26 AM 8,229 Views 4 Comments

Good to be back.

# border - Sunday 13 July, 2014

Did you live along the border during the Troubles? This project is seeking your voice...
# Border Counties
# Border Counties

Did you live along the border during the Troubles? This project is seeking your voice...

Jul 13th 2014, 10:15 AM 10,186 Views 51 Comments

The Border Lives storytelling project is collecting comments and stories from people who used to lived in the border counties during the Northern Ireland conflict.

# border - Sunday 25 May, 2014

Five men arrested after discovery of suspicious device near border
# Louth
# Louth

Five men arrested after discovery of suspicious device near border

May 25th 2014, 11:00 PM 10,204 Views 38 Comments

The men range in age from mid 50s to early 70s.

# border - Friday 25 April, 2014

Russia is trying to trigger World War III - Kiev
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Russia is trying to trigger World War III - Kiev

Apr 25th 2014, 10:37 PM 27,607 Views 247 Comments

The developments prompted German Chancellor Angela Merkel to call Russian President Vladimir Putin to voice “great concern”.

Russian military exercises on Ukraine border could be 'expensive mistake'
# Crisis
# Crisis

Russian military exercises on Ukraine border could be 'expensive mistake'

Apr 25th 2014, 7:13 AM 7,866 Views 252 Comments

US Secretary of State John Kerry warned refusal to take steps to end the crisis would be costly for Russia.

# border - Tuesday 1 April, 2014

Are Russian troops withdrawing from the Ukrainian border? Not as far as NATO can see
# Crisis
# Crisis

Are Russian troops withdrawing from the Ukrainian border? Not as far as NATO can see

Apr 1st 2014, 2:26 PM 5,319 Views 120 Comments

Ukraine reported yesterday that troops had started leaving the area.

# border - Wednesday 19 February, 2014

Two serving soldiers arrested after Defence Forces respond to viable bomb
# Burnfoot
# Burnfoot

Two serving soldiers arrested after Defence Forces respond to viable bomb

Feb 19th 2014, 7:47 AM 14,974 Views 22 Comments

The man and women, both in their 20s, were detained after the army bomb squad responded to a call out at a residence next to a filling station.

# border - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

Revenue seize 22,000 cigarettes hidden in steel containers
# Seizure
# Seizure

Revenue seize 22,000 cigarettes hidden in steel containers

Jan 14th 2014, 8:27 AM 7,743 Views 45 Comments

Two people were arrested and a number of mobile phones and tablets were seized in a follow-up search.

# border - Wednesday 18 December, 2013

Three arrested over dissident republican activity
# Arrests
# Arrests

Three arrested over dissident republican activity

Dec 18th 2013, 1:15 PM 7,647 Views 43 Comments

The arrests were made as part of a cross border operation with the police service in Northern Ireland.

# border - Monday 25 February, 2013

Revenue to introduce new marker system in crackdown on fuel laundering
# Fuel Laundering
# Fuel Laundering

Revenue to introduce new marker system in crackdown on fuel laundering

Feb 25th 2013, 2:23 PM 9,253 Views 21 Comments

The current marker system has been deemed ineffective as criminals use acid to wash the dye from the agri-fuel.

# border - Thursday 21 February, 2013

Column: "It's not uncommon to find four families living in a single tent"
# Column
# Column

Column: "It's not uncommon to find four families living in a single tent"

Feb 21st 2013, 1:45 PM 30 Views 12 Comments

Listening to the stories of people displaced by the conflict in Syria, you become accustomed to horror stories – but never immune to them, writes David Adams.

# border - Sunday 6 January, 2013

Pakistani and Indian troops exchange fire in Kashmir
# Kashmir
# Kashmir

Pakistani and Indian troops exchange fire in Kashmir

Jan 6th 2013, 11:30 AM 4,478 Views 10 Comments

Each side has blamed the other for the flare-up and Pakistan has said one of its soldiers was killed in the exchange.

# border - Friday 23 November, 2012

Palestinian man shot dead near Gaza border
# Gaza
# Gaza

Palestinian man shot dead near Gaza border

Nov 23rd 2012, 1:39 PM 3,721 Views 65 Comments

The man was the first casualty since the two sides agreed a ceasefire, with nineteen other Palestinians wounded by gunfire in the incident.

# border - Saturday 17 November, 2012

Air strikes across Syria amid deadly clashes
# Syria
# Syria

Air strikes across Syria amid deadly clashes

Nov 17th 2012, 4:19 PM 2,859 Views 11 Comments

Most of the army’s air strikes targeted the Idlib province in the northwest, Aleppo and Damascas province.