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#explosives

# explosives - Saturday 15 August, 2020

Man arrested in Kilkenny over possession of explosives
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

Man arrested in Kilkenny over possession of explosives

Aug 15th 2020, 10:13 AM 26,211 Views 10 Comments

Gardaí were called to a house after reports of unusual activity yesterday evening.

# explosives - Friday 28 June, 2019

Italy demolishes remainder of Genoa bridge which collapsed last year
# Morandi Bridge
# Morandi Bridge

Italy demolishes remainder of Genoa bridge which collapsed last year

Jun 28th 2019, 5:28 PM 18,940 Views 4 Comments

43 people were killed when the Morandi bridge collapsed last August.

# explosives - Friday 11 May, 2018

Pictures: 'Significant' amount of guns and explosives found during 12 day search in Lurgan
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

Pictures: 'Significant' amount of guns and explosives found during 12 day search in Lurgan

May 11th 2018, 6:03 PM 14,383 Views 16 Comments

A pipe bomb uncovered near a nursery would “almost certainly” have killed or caused injury if detonated.

# explosives - Monday 30 April, 2018

Security scare at Dublin's Connolly Station caused by old sticks of dynamite
# Declared Safe
# Declared Safe

Security scare at Dublin's Connolly Station caused by old sticks of dynamite

Apr 30th 2018, 5:05 PM 106,017 Views 52 Comments

The scene was declared safe by the Defence Forces at 2.50pm.

# explosives - Friday 16 February, 2018

Ex-teacher accused of paying students to help make bombs
# New York
# New York

Ex-teacher accused of paying students to help make bombs

Feb 16th 2018, 7:15 AM 11,276 Views 0 Comments

His brother has also been accused of stockpiling explosive materials.

# explosives - Friday 8 December, 2017

Two Dublin men charged with possession of 4kg of explosive TNT
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

Two Dublin men charged with possession of 4kg of explosive TNT

Dec 8th 2017, 2:05 PM 12,149 Views 0 Comments

One of the men was previously charged with membership of the IRA.

# explosives - Tuesday 17 October, 2017

Limerick homes evacuated as Army Bomb Disposal Team explode grenade found in the area
# Explosives
# Explosives

Limerick homes evacuated as Army Bomb Disposal Team explode grenade found in the area

Oct 17th 2017, 10:45 AM 12,388 Views 6 Comments

The grenade was discovered in the vicinity of a private residence on the Pennywell Road.

# explosives - Tuesday 20 June, 2017

Woman who lured police to her home with hoax 999 call in bid to kill them jailed for 16 years
# Explosives
# Explosives

Woman who lured police to her home with hoax 999 call in bid to kill them jailed for 16 years

Jun 20th 2017, 12:03 PM 41,484 Views 32 Comments

Christine Connor also used photos of a Swedish model to dupe men online.

# explosives - Thursday 8 June, 2017

Gardai probe 'New IRA' group's bomb trade with Hutch gang
# New IRA
# New IRA

Gardai probe 'New IRA' group's bomb trade with Hutch gang

Jun 8th 2017, 8:30 PM 39,313 Views 41 Comments

Security is expected to be tight for gangland murder victim Michael Keogh’s funeral tomorrow.

# explosives - Sunday 4 June, 2017

Two men due before in court after explosives seized in Dublin on Friday
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

Two men due before in court after explosives seized in Dublin on Friday

Jun 4th 2017, 6:15 PM 10,268 Views 0 Comments

A 55-year-old man has been released without charge.

55-year-old man arrested over explosives seized in Dublin on Friday
# Investigation
# Investigation

55-year-old man arrested over explosives seized in Dublin on Friday

Jun 4th 2017, 12:41 PM 20,782 Views 13 Comments

Parts of Dublin’s north inner city was shut down following the discovery.

# explosives - Saturday 3 June, 2017

Two men remain in custody after gardaí seize explosives in Dublin
# Ballybough
# Ballybough

Two men remain in custody after gardaí seize explosives in Dublin

Jun 3rd 2017, 3:01 PM 12,824 Views 14 Comments

The search was part of an ongoing investigation into dissident republican activity.

# explosives - Friday 10 February, 2017

16-year-old girl among four arrested for allegedly plotting terror attack in France
# Foiled
# Foiled

16-year-old girl among four arrested for allegedly plotting terror attack in France

Feb 10th 2017, 10:39 AM 31,543 Views 116 Comments

The four people were arrested in Montpellier.

# explosives - Tuesday 31 January, 2017

Dissident republican caught at Busaras with "four blocks of TNT" and detonators
# Special Criminal Court
# Special Criminal Court

Dissident republican caught at Busaras with "four blocks of TNT" and detonators

Jan 31st 2017, 7:25 AM 14,579 Views 0 Comments

The incident last June saw Busaras evacuated the Special Criminal Court heard yesterday.

# explosives - Friday 23 December, 2016

"Significant" Isis-inspired terror plot for Christmas Day foiled in Australia
# Melbourne
# Melbourne

"Significant" Isis-inspired terror plot for Christmas Day foiled in Australia

Dec 23rd 2016, 7:36 AM 12,200 Views 5 Comments

The plot was expected to target one of Melbourne’s best-known intersections on Christmas Day.

# explosives - Wednesday 7 December, 2016

O'Sullivan 'stands over' support for man arrested on explosives charges before Prince Charles visit
# Court Letter
# Court Letter

O'Sullivan 'stands over' support for man arrested on explosives charges before Prince Charles visit

Dec 7th 2016, 1:47 PM 16,272 Views 44 Comments

Donal O’Coisdealbha was jailed for five and a half years yesterday after pleading guilty to IRA membership.

# explosives - Saturday 8 October, 2016

Manhunt underway after explosives found in apartment of man suspected of preparing bomb attack
# Germany
# Germany

Manhunt underway after explosives found in apartment of man suspected of preparing bomb attack

Oct 8th 2016, 4:27 PM 10,692 Views 32 Comments

Three people were arrested in the raid of the apartment.

# explosives - Wednesday 13 April, 2016

Armed gardaí find bomb in car on the Naas Road
# Explosives
# Explosives

Armed gardaí find bomb in car on the Naas Road

Apr 13th 2016, 10:55 PM 51,094 Views 49 Comments

Two men have been arrested.

# explosives - Friday 1 April, 2016

CIA accidentally left explosive material under school bus
# Canine Training
# Canine Training

CIA accidentally left explosive material under school bus

Apr 1st 2016, 9:34 PM 10,879 Views 9 Comments

It was left behind after a training exercise.

# explosives - Sunday 6 March, 2016

Terrorist bomb parts found buried in the woods in Co Antrim park
# Explosive Find
# Explosive Find

Terrorist bomb parts found buried in the woods in Co Antrim park

Mar 6th 2016, 6:57 PM 15,019 Views 9 Comments

The find was made yesterday by a member of the public.

# explosives - Monday 23 November, 2015

"Explosive belt" found in a dustbin in Paris
# Montrouge
# Montrouge

"Explosive belt" found in a dustbin in Paris

Nov 23rd 2015, 11:02 PM 34,915 Views 23 Comments

The belt was found in an area which one of the attackers is known to have been in.

# explosives - Sunday 22 November, 2015

Turkish Airlines plane diverted to Canada after bomb threat
# Explosives
# Explosives

Turkish Airlines plane diverted to Canada after bomb threat

Nov 22nd 2015, 8:26 AM 15,088 Views 15 Comments

The plane, with 256 passengers and crew, landed safely at Halifax Stanfield International Airport.

# explosives - Thursday 19 November, 2015

Bomb scare forces plane from Poland to Egypt to make emergency landing
# Bulgaria
# Bulgaria

Bomb scare forces plane from Poland to Egypt to make emergency landing

Nov 19th 2015, 8:06 AM 12,784 Views 13 Comments

A man on the aircraft claimed there were explosives on board.

# explosives - Friday 11 September, 2015

'Batman cinema shooting': Pictures released from inside cinema and booby-trapped apartment
# James Holmes
# James Holmes

'Batman cinema shooting': Pictures released from inside cinema and booby-trapped apartment

Sep 11th 2015, 7:25 AM 26,021 Views 31 Comments

James Holmes killed 12 people in the 2012 shooting.

# explosives - Wednesday 29 April, 2015

This teen was found guilty of plotting to murder soldiers
# Pipe Bomb Threat
# Pipe Bomb Threat

This teen was found guilty of plotting to murder soldiers

Apr 29th 2015, 9:55 PM 19,663 Views 51 Comments

He also groomed an impressionable teenager, police said.

# explosives - Tuesday 16 December, 2014

Three arrested after explosives found in cars in Meath
# Crime Branch
# Crime Branch

Three arrested after explosives found in cars in Meath

Dec 16th 2014, 10:08 PM 14,268 Views 12 Comments

The men were arrested for membership of an unlawful organisation and possession of explosives.

# explosives - Wednesday 30 July, 2014

10-year-old girl 'strapped with explosives' arrested in Nigeria
# Nigeria
# Nigeria

10-year-old girl 'strapped with explosives' arrested in Nigeria

Jul 30th 2014, 6:06 PM 14,140 Views 118 Comments

Meanwhile, Nigerian authorities say a suicide bomber killed six people in Kano city today.

# explosives - Thursday 1 May, 2014

'Substantial quantity' of explosives discovered in Belfast flats in dissident search
# PSNI
# PSNI

'Substantial quantity' of explosives discovered in Belfast flats in dissident search

May 1st 2014, 6:24 PM 5,534 Views 16 Comments

A 47-year-old man is currently being questioned at Antrim police station.

# explosives - Monday 16 December, 2013

Harvard University reopens after reports of explosives on campus
# United States
# United States

Harvard University reopens after reports of explosives on campus

Dec 16th 2013, 9:20 PM 12,607 Views 17 Comments

Campus police received an email saying that explosive devices may have been hidden at four buildings on campus.

# explosives - Sunday 27 October, 2013

Man charged for possession of a sub machine gun, grenades, a stun gun and gas spray
# Derry
# Derry

Man charged for possession of a sub machine gun, grenades, a stun gun and gas spray

Oct 27th 2013, 11:46 AM 5,977 Views 31 Comments

The 27-year-old was arrested in Derry.

# explosives - Thursday 11 July, 2013

Dissident arms seizure includes golden gun
# Golden Gun
# Golden Gun

Dissident arms seizure includes golden gun

Jul 11th 2013, 4:53 PM 11,540 Views 54 Comments

The guns, ammunition and explosive were discovered by Gardaí in Dublin as part of investigations into republican dissidents.

# explosives - Thursday 4 July, 2013

Nine arrested over dissident activity in two Dublin raids
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

Nine arrested over dissident activity in two Dublin raids

Jul 4th 2013, 8:26 AM 7,306 Views 49 Comments

Bomb ingredients and ammunition were also seized by gardaí following separate raids in Cloghran and Tallaght.

# explosives - Wednesday 20 March, 2013

Three released after arrests over explosive devices in Cork
# Cork
# Cork

Three released after arrests over explosive devices in Cork

Mar 20th 2013, 9:18 PM 6,140 Views 4 Comments

Two men and a woman were arrested yesterday in connection with the devices discovered last year.

# explosives - Saturday 9 February, 2013

Two in court over dissident republican activity
# Dissidents
# Dissidents

Two in court over dissident republican activity

Feb 9th 2013, 6:42 PM 6,080 Views 11 Comments

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

The 6 steps to bomb disposal in Ireland
# Explosives
# Explosives

The 6 steps to bomb disposal in Ireland

Feb 4th 2013, 6:45 AM 13,040 Views 14 Comments

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

Army make safe device found in Phibsborough
# Bomb
# Bomb

Army make safe device found in Phibsborough

Aug 30th 2012, 7:35 PM 6,067 Views 16 Comments

The IED was made safe at the scene and handed over to Gardaí.

# explosives - Thursday 2 August, 2012

Spain arrests three suspected Al Qaeda members
# Spain
# Spain

Spain arrests three suspected Al Qaeda members

Aug 2nd 2012, 12:43 PM 3,463 Views 5 Comments

Police have denied reports the men had poison and explosives in their possession.

# explosives - Friday 20 July, 2012

'He wasn't giving anyone a chance to get out' - witnesses recall Colorado cinema shooting
# Aurora
# Aurora

'He wasn't giving anyone a chance to get out' - witnesses recall Colorado cinema shooting

Jul 20th 2012, 11:03 AM 8,037 Views 21 Comments

One witness has said he saw a little girl who had been shot.

# explosives - Friday 6 July, 2012

Gardaí appeal for information over 'viable and dangerous' device in Cork
# Bomb Squad
# Bomb Squad

Gardaí appeal for information over 'viable and dangerous' device in Cork

Jul 6th 2012, 8:22 PM 5,344 Views 13 Comments

The explosive device, which was found under a parked car, was made safe by an Army bomb disposal team.

# explosives - Sunday 27 May, 2012

Gardaí recover grenades, pistols and ammunition in follow-up Limerick raid
# Limerick
# Limerick

Gardaí recover grenades, pistols and ammunition in follow-up Limerick raid

May 27th 2012, 3:56 PM 2,854 Views 0 Comments

The firearms and explosives were recovered in a planned search operation following Friday’s €1.5m cannabis resin haul.

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