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Tuesday 3 October 2023 Dublin: 12°C

# Sandwith Street

May 2023
Simon Harris: 'It's not for any of us' to question decisions of Gardaí on the ground at protests
The Justice Minister said that he has full confidence in members of the Gardaí to implement the law when policing protests.
Opposition TDs condemn 'vicious attack' on refugee tents after camp burned down last week
PBP TD Richard Boyd Barrett said that the attack was an attempt to divide working class communities.
Taoiseach 'horrified' by burning of refugee tents as ministers to meet gardaí over protests
Migrant groups have expressed grave concern for the safety of asylum seekers sleeping rough.
A makeshift camp for migrants on Dublin's Sandwith Street was torched on Friday night amid demonstrations.
Integration Minister Roderic O'Gorman said people have the right to protest but not to 'intimidate'.
The Green Party TD said 180 beds will become available to be offered to migrants in the coming days.
Taoiseach condemns 'violence unreservedly' after tents set on fire at homeless refugee camp
A large garda presence on the street this evening was met with anger by some protestors.
Man charged by gardaí following rival demonstrations in Dublin yesterday
Gardaí said the man will appear before Dublin District Court later this month.
Govt condemns 'intimidation' after clashes at tents of homeless refugees in Dublin
Some international protection applicants have been sleeping in tents in a small cul-de-sac next to a vacant apartment building.