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# explosives - Saturday 28 April, 2012

Update: 600lb explosive device found in Newry was ‘fully primed’
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# Bomb

Update: 600lb explosive device found in Newry was ‘fully primed’

Apr 28th 2012, 12:40 PM 4,781 Views 57 Comments

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

Gardaí find explosives in Cork quarry
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

Gardaí find explosives in Cork quarry

Apr 9th 2012, 7:13 PM 3,915 Views 7 Comments

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

WWI-era grenade discovered in Leitrim garden
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# Explosives

WWI-era grenade discovered in Leitrim garden

Mar 15th 2012, 9:43 AM 2,481 Views 4 Comments

The grenade had to be destroyed in a controlled explosion.

# explosives - Tuesday 21 February, 2012

Libyan embassy hands over cache of guns and explosives
# Arsenal
# Arsenal

Libyan embassy hands over cache of guns and explosives

Feb 21st 2012, 6:18 PM 2,261 Views 2 Comments

The country’s embassy in Athens has given a large stash of Gaddafi-era weaponry up to authorities.

# explosives - Saturday 28 January, 2012

# explosives - Thursday 26 January, 2012

Bomb found on Libyan plane in Cairo
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# Explosives

Bomb found on Libyan plane in Cairo

Jan 26th 2012, 12:23 PM 1,140 Views 2 Comments

Officials at the Egyptian airport have said they have now defused the explosives.

Viable explosive device made safe by army team
# IED
# IED

Viable explosive device made safe by army team

Jan 26th 2012, 8:41 AM 1,751 Views 10 Comments

The Defence Forces sent a team out to Tallaght following a request from Gardaí.

# explosives - Tuesday 24 January, 2012

WATCH: Chinese soldiers pass around a live grenade
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From The Daily Edge
# Hot Potato

WATCH: Chinese soldiers pass around a live grenade

Jan 24th 2012, 3:05 PM 5,349 Views 32 Comments

Don’t try this one at home…

# explosives - Saturday 12 November, 2011

Turkish forces shoot dead ferry hijacker
# Hostage
# Hostage

Turkish forces shoot dead ferry hijacker

Nov 12th 2011, 10:56 AM 182 Views 3 Comments

The 24 hostages – 18 passengers and six crew – were found unharmed.

# explosives - Tuesday 11 October, 2011

German police thwart arson attack at Berlin train station
# Germany
# Germany

German police thwart arson attack at Berlin train station

Oct 11th 2011, 3:49 PM 333 Views 4 Comments

A left-wing extremist group has claimed responsibility for the placement of seven petrol bombs at Berlin’s central train station.

# explosives - Saturday 24 September, 2011

Four men charged following garda investigation into dissidents
# Courts
# Courts

Four men charged following garda investigation into dissidents

Sep 24th 2011, 3:21 PM 652 Views 5 Comments

The men appeared in court today and were charged with firearm and explosive offences.

# explosives - Monday 19 September, 2011

Explosives made safe in Cork
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# Explosives

Explosives made safe in Cork

Sep 19th 2011, 5:53 PM 667 Views 1 Comment

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

Explosive devices made safe in Limerick and Dublin
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# Explosives

Explosive devices made safe in Limerick and Dublin

Sep 10th 2011, 11:10 AM 572 Views 4 Comments

IEDs were dismantled by Army Bomb Disposal Teams in Dublin 8 and in the Croom area of Limerick.

# explosives - Friday 2 September, 2011

Column: ‘When the adrenaline is racing, you never feel tired’
# Read Me
# Read Me

Column: ‘When the adrenaline is racing, you never feel tired’

Sep 2nd 2011, 7:40 AM 21 Views 9 Comments

Patrick, an Irish explosives specialist in South Lebanon, describes his working day defusing IEDs on the Blue Line.

# explosives - Wednesday 24 August, 2011

Bomb squad deals with viable device in Tallaght
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# Bomb Squad

Bomb squad deals with viable device in Tallaght

Aug 24th 2011, 2:09 PM 683 Views 3 Comments

The Army Bomb Disposal Team says it was called to Donomore Park overnight to deal with a viable device.

# explosives - Thursday 21 July, 2011

Two charged over explosives and ammunition find
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# Explosives

Two charged over explosives and ammunition find

Jul 21st 2011, 9:57 AM 299 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí probing organised crime discovered an improvised explosive device on Monday night.

# explosives - Saturday 9 July, 2011

Lithuanian prosecutor calls for lengthy term for Irishman
# Trial
# Trial

Lithuanian prosecutor calls for lengthy term for Irishman

Jul 9th 2011, 3:12 PM 821 Views 25 Comments

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

Two men still being questioned over large explosives find
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# Explosives

Two men still being questioned over large explosives find

Jun 27th 2011, 8:30 AM 496 Views 0 Comments

The arrests took place at a bomb-making factory manufacturing weapons for a dissident republican faction, according to reports.

# explosives - Sunday 26 June, 2011

Army bomb disposal team spends over six hours on Louth farm
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# Explosives

Army bomb disposal team spends over six hours on Louth farm

Jun 26th 2011, 1:02 PM 626 Views 4 Comments

A substantial quantity of explosive material was found at Hackballscross following the arrest of two men.

# explosives - Saturday 25 June, 2011

Two arrested in Louth after bomb-making material found
# Louth
# Louth

Two arrested in Louth after bomb-making material found

Jun 25th 2011, 5:49 PM 377 Views 3 Comments

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

Ammunition seized during bomb scare in Louth house
# Ammunition
# Ammunition

Ammunition seized during bomb scare in Louth house

Jun 15th 2011, 7:15 AM 398 Views 0 Comments

A significant quantity of firearms, and equipment commonly found in bomb timers, is discovered in Clogherhead.

# explosives - Monday 30 May, 2011

Two men due in court over possession of explosives
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# Explosives

Two men due in court over possession of explosives

May 30th 2011, 8:49 AM 60 Views 0 Comments

# explosives - Sunday 29 May, 2011

Two men in court on explosives charges
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# Courts

Two men in court on explosives charges

May 29th 2011, 10:56 AM 101 Views 0 Comments

# explosives - Thursday 14 April, 2011

Truck carrying explosive material crashes into shop in Moneygall
Live Apr 14th 2011, 11:44 AM

Truck carrying explosive material crashes into shop in Moneygall

# explosives - Thursday 31 March, 2011

Security guard arrested for explosives near Olympic Stadium in London
# 2012 Threat
# 2012 Threat

Security guard arrested for explosives near Olympic Stadium in London

Mar 31st 2011, 10:36 AM 533 Views 0 Comments

London’s Metropolitan Police have moved to play down the incident and say it is not terror related.

# explosives - Thursday 27 January, 2011

Explosives and guns found in Galway outhouse
# Guns
# Guns

Explosives and guns found in Galway outhouse

Jan 27th 2011, 5:52 PM 985 Views 0 Comments

Three people arrested in relation to that find and the discovery of a gun in a house in Tuam.