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# operation - Sunday 3 November, 2019

Defence Forces deployed on mission to bring Lisa Smith back to Ireland

Sources have confirmed to that plans are in place to bring Smith home from the warzone.

# operation - Thursday 31 October, 2019

Garda operation in Drogheda results in 14 people being charged with drugs offences

Gardaí said that over 35 “purchases were made to date of controlled substances being trafficked on the streets of Drogheda”.

# operation - Monday 29 April, 2019

36 people questioned by gardaí as part of weekend operation targeting the buying of sex

Gardaí said they carried out operations in six divisions last weekend.

# operation - Friday 1 February, 2019

'Substantial quantity' of ammunition found during Garda operation underway in Omeath

The Special Detective Unit and Emergency Response Unit are involved.

# operation - Sunday 8 July, 2018

Four members of boys soccer team rescued from Thai cave they've been trapped in for 15 days Thailand This post contains videos

Four members of boys soccer team rescued from Thai cave they've been trapped in for 15 days

Rescuers officially began the hazardous operation to rescue the 12 trapped boys and their soccer coach this morning.

# operation - Friday 25 May, 2018

Gardaí out in force for 24-hour slow down operation

Some 87 roads policing members have been newly appointed and this is due to increase to 150 by the end of the year.

# operation - Saturday 3 March, 2018

PSG have confirmed that Neymar's surgery this weekend was a success

The Ligue 1 leaders released an injury update on the Brazil star who underwent surgery on a fractured foot.

# operation - Thursday 15 February, 2018

'Aisling's curve is now 70%': Minister says waiting four years for scoliosis surgery is too long

Aisling Corcoran had steel rods removed from her back in 2014.

From The42 France scrum-half Parra ruled out of Six Nations return by knee surgery Operation

France scrum-half Parra ruled out of Six Nations return by knee surgery

A long wait for an international comeback continues after the 29-year-old’s impressive form for Clermont Auvergne earned him a recall.

# operation - Sunday 14 January, 2018

Myth debunked: Age isn't a risk factor for complications after surgery among older patients

Instead, frailty, depressive symptoms, cognitive impairment and smoking were associated with postoperative complications.

# operation - Tuesday 5 December, 2017

Vaginal mesh campaigner dies in Canada after being hospitalised for sepsis

Mother-of-two Chrissy Brajcic had an operation to treat her urinary incontinence four years ago.

# operation - Thursday 30 November, 2017

Cash, cars, imitation firearm and high value watches seized in Garda raids targeting 'ghost brokers'

The operation was carried out with help from the Criminal Assets Bureau and the Cyber Crime Unit.

# operation - Wednesday 29 November, 2017

Two teenagers arrested after planning attack with guns and explosives on school

The two boys – aged 16 and 18 – are in custody.

# operation - Tuesday 18 July, 2017

Searches resume for missing Rescue 116 crew members

Searches had been due to resume over the weekend but were postponed due to bad conditions.

# operation - Wednesday 24 May, 2017

British police arrest six men and one woman over Manchester bombing

There are reports that the younger brother and father of the bomber have been arrested in Libya.

# operation - Thursday 30 March, 2017

'It is soul-destroying to see my daughter crying every day with the pain in her back'

Karen and Sarah-Ann Cline-Mitchell met with the Minister for Health yesterday to find out when she will get a date for her operation.

# operation - Wednesday 22 March, 2017

Baby born with four legs and two spines recovering well after surgery

Dominique can now sit up, raise her hands and reach for things, which she couldn’t do before.

# operation - Sunday 26 February, 2017

Four arrested for suspected drink driving in garda crackdown overnight

The arrests took place as part of Operation Surround.

# operation - Wednesday 22 February, 2017

Coast Guard operation underway after man falls ill on fishing boat

The rescue services are heading to the scene.

# operation - Saturday 4 February, 2017

'We're over the moon' - Irish comedian successfully donates kidney to brother in US

Jarlath Regan tweeted yesterday that the operation had been a success.

# operation - Friday 27 January, 2017

3 men charged over Dublin gun seizure

The men are due before the Dublin District Court today.

# operation - Tuesday 24 January, 2017

Warning of 'extreme risk' to citizens as the battle for Mosul rages on

The UN has warned about the risk to citizens in the battle-torn city.

# operation - Monday 24 October, 2016

Introducing Lynlee Boemer - a baby who has quite literally been born twice

Lynlee Hope was diagnosed as having a rare tumour while still in the womb, and underwent surgery performed via caesarean section.

# operation - Wednesday 20 July, 2016

Language mix-up causes five-hour bomb alert in Brussels

Police are reported as saying the situation is “under control”.

# operation - Thursday 2 June, 2016

Landmark: First pregnancy using innovative fertility treatment in Ireland

The Cork Fertility Centre has announced the breakthrough.

# operation - Wednesday 11 May, 2016

Van der Flier to miss South Africa tour after season-ending surgery

The 23-year-old had an ankle operation yesterday.

# operation - Monday 11 April, 2016

Dramatic video shows three fishermen rescued from sinking trawler in Cork

The fishermen had to swim to the RNLI lifeboat where they were pulled to safety.

# operation - Wednesday 30 March, 2016

'If she stays in Kerry for another two or three days, she'll probably die'

Paddy Kevane has said his sister Breda will die unless she gets an operation on her airways.

# operation - Wednesday 16 March, 2016

Manhunt for terrorist suspects continues as Islamic State flag found at scene of shootout

One person was killed and four officers injured in a shootout last night.

# operation - Friday 11 March, 2016

Cash, jewellery and GPS trackers seized in raids targeting Kinahan cartel

The operation began this morning.

# operation - Saturday 5 December, 2015

More people have flown through Dublin Airport this year than ever before

There has been a big increase in the number of routes through the airport.

# operation - Saturday 31 October, 2015

These drug seizures have dealt a 'significant blow' to two criminal gangs

One operation yielded €880,000 worth of heroin, cocaine, and cannabis.

# operation - Friday 4 September, 2015

From The42 Moore undergoes surgery after missing out on World Cup squad No Luck

Moore undergoes surgery after missing out on World Cup squad

The Leinster tighthead has had a metatarsal issue remedied.

# operation - Sunday 28 June, 2015

This pink flamingo got an artificial leg after his was amputated

He’s even tucking it under his body to make the flamingo’s classic one-leg standing pose.

# operation - Saturday 7 February, 2015

The disused quarry in Dublin might be turned into a waste storage facility

There has been concern about the potential damage to wildlife in the area.

# operation - Thursday 5 February, 2015

Woman arrested after cocaine seized in Lucan raid last night

The 20-year-old has since been released from Garda custody without charge.

# operation - Wednesday 4 February, 2015

Almost 2,000,000 cigarettes seized in huge cross border operation

A processing plant, millions of cigarettes, cash and a van was seized.

# operation - Sunday 4 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge Man pays £300 to save his constipated goldfish Fishy Behaviour

Man pays £300 to save his constipated goldfish

Constipated. Goldfish.

# operation - Saturday 3 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge Teen wakes up during brain surgery, asks doctors 'How's it going?' NOOOOOPE

# operation - Thursday 30 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge Inventor of Operation successfully raises $25,000 for his operation through crowdfunding campaign Operation
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