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# lé william butler yeats

This year
# Operation Irini
LÉ William Butler Yeats to be sent to Mediterranean as part of arms embargo on Libya
Opposition TDs had raised ethical concerns about the mission’s work with the Libyan Coast Guard.
# Operation Irini
Irish Naval Service to send ship to combat arms smugglers off coast of Libya
The Government cleared the way this morning for the deployment.
Last year
# Fianóglach
Ireland's special forces: Inside an Irish Army Ranger Wing maritime mission in the Irish Sea
The Journal was granted unprecedented access to the Martime Task Unit of the Irish Army Ranger Wing.
The Journal has been granted unprecedented access to the Army Ranger Wing's Maritime Task Unit.
Defence spending boost confirmed but doubt cast over several key reform proposals
Pictures: On an anti-terror exercise with Ireland's special forces
All time
# lé william butler yeats
Irish Navy detains French vessel off Cork coast over alleged fishing breaches
It’s the sixth vessel detained by the Irish Navy in 2021.
# lé william butler yeats
French fishing vessel detained by Naval Service off Cork coast
The detention was made approximately 45 nautical miles south-west of Mizen Head.
# lé william butler yeats
German fishing boat detained by Naval Service off Donegal coast
The vessel was 250 nautical miles off the Irish coast.
# lé william butler yeats
Irish Naval Service detains Spanish boat off Valentia Island for alleged fishing law breaches
It’s the 12th such vessel detained by the Naval Service so far this year.
# protection programme
Ireland to accept 330 extra refugees next year
The country has now pledged to take in 600 refugees in 2018.
# Tripoli
Irish Navy helps rescue over 200 migrants
Those rescued are receiving food, water and medical treatment as required.
# lé william butler yeats
The Irish navy rescued 149 migrants on a rubber dinghy in the Mediterranean this morning
The people now aboard the ship are receiving food, water and medical treatment.
A bridge and a boat are set to get some famous Irish names
WB Yeats and a hero of 1916 are set to be immortalised in different ways.