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# new-ira - Friday 11 September, 2020

Man (42) arrested over illegal disposal of tyres by New IRA for purposes of terrorist funding

He has been taken to Musgrave Serious Crime Suite in Belfast for questioning.

# new-ira - Sunday 23 August, 2020

Two women charged with terrorism offences in New IRA investigation

Five people were arrested yesterday as part of Operation Arbacia.

# new-ira - Saturday 22 August, 2020

Man (62) arrested at Heathrow Airport as part of New IRA investigation

Detectives from the PSNI’s Terrorism Investigation Unit arrested the man at Heathrow Airport today.

# new-ira - Wednesday 19 August, 2020

Nine people arrested as part of New IRA investigation

Gardaí carried out searches in Dublin, Laois, Cork and Kerry as part of the operation.

# new-ira - Thursday 11 June, 2020

Gun used to kill journalist Lyra McKee is found in Derry

One man has been charged with her murder and a second man has been charged with offences relating to the rioting that preceded it.

# new-ira - Tuesday 18 February, 2020

New IRA planning car bomb attack on a Sinn Féin member, O'Neill warns

“We have been told this planned attack could happen anywhere in the north,” deputy first minister Michelle O’Neill said.

# new-ira - Wednesday 8 January, 2020

Renewed apology over Lyra McKee killing dismissed as ‘hollow’

The 29-year-old journalist was shot as she observed a riot in Derry last April.

# new-ira - Friday 15 November, 2019

Opinion: I went to the Saoradh party conference to see where radical republicanism is going

Saoradh is an attempt to give a political face to the growing republican dissent in nationalist areas north of the border, writes Dieter Reinisch.

# new-ira - Wednesday 11 September, 2019

'The threat is changing': PSNI chief calls for extra 800 officers to help combat threat of dissidents

A viable explosive device was discovered on Monday evening in the Creggan area of Derry.

Man arrested over New IRA bomb found outside family home in Tyrone

Police believe the New IRA intended to fire the mortar into Strabane police station.

# new-ira - Monday 9 September, 2019

New IRA responsible for mortar device left outside Co Tyrone homes, PSNI claims

The device was discovered outside homes in the Church View Close area in Strabane on Saturday.

# new-ira - Saturday 11 May, 2019

Two men appear in Derry court charged with rioting on night Lyra McKee was shot

Paul McIntyre aged 51, and Christopher Gillen aged 38, were refused bail today at Derry Magistrates’ Court.

# new-ira - Tuesday 23 April, 2019

Woman arrested in relation to killing of Lyra Mckee released unconditionally

The 29 year-old was killed in Derry last week.

Dissidents admit to killing Lyra McKee, offering 'full and sincere apologies'

Using a code word, the group issued a statement to The Irish News taking responsibility for her death.

# new-ira - Wednesday 6 March, 2019

Tom Clonan: Who is responsible for the incendiary devices posted from Dublin to London this week?

This is precisely the same type of incendiary device used by a dissident republican group in recent years but it could also be a lone wolf, writes Tom Clonan.

# new-ira - Friday 1 March, 2019

Explosives, firearms and ammunition recovered by gardaí in Co Louth

The army EOD team destroyed some of the material in a controlled explosion.

# new-ira - Tuesday 22 January, 2019

Opinion: The Derry car bomb is part of a dissident republican resurgence over the last decade

The suspension of the Northern Ireland Assembly coupled with the rhetoric around a ‘hard border’ has given oxygen to groups like the New IRA, writes Tom Clonan.

# new-ira - Monday 26 November, 2018

Two arrested after suspected New IRA weapons and ammunition found stored above hot boiler

Some of the rounds exploded during a fire which caused significant danger to local residents who were in the area.

# new-ira - Friday 16 November, 2018

Weapons believed to belong to the New IRA explode in back garden boiler fire

“This is simply reckless and shows a total disregard for the safety of the local residents.”

# new-ira - Thursday 21 December, 2017

Man arrested over attempted murder of police officer in Derry

“Police believe the New IRA are responsible for this cowardly attack,” a detective said.

# new-ira - Friday 1 September, 2017

Renewed appeal for information after attempted murder of off-duty PSNI officer

Dissident republicans placed a bomb under the car of the officer in Derry in February.

# new-ira - Thursday 8 June, 2017

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

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

# new-ira - Thursday 12 May, 2016

Why is Britain worried about a terrorist attack from the North?

The British government has said that there is a “strong possibility” of a terrorist attack from a dissident republican group.

# new-ira - Wednesday 16 March, 2016

Belfast prison officer Adrian Ismay was murdered by a car bomb

A post-mortem has concluded his death was caused by the explosion.

# new-ira - Sunday 13 March, 2016

'We need to assess the threat to the 1916 commemorations'

There needs to be a carefully choreographed evacuation plan with an event of this size, writes Tom Clonan.

# new-ira - Monday 7 March, 2016

'New IRA' claims responsibility for Belfast prison officer attack

The group said in a statement to the BBC that it was responsible for the bomb explosion.

# new-ira - Tuesday 23 February, 2016

Police use enhanced power to seize money from New IRA

“Money that may have been used to buy guns and explosives to attack members of the community … has been taken out of circulation.”

# new-ira - Thursday 26 July, 2012

Dissident republican groups merge to form ‘new IRA’

The Real IRA is joining with Republican Action Against Drugs and others in a “unified structure” to reclaim the IRA name.