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#Weapons

# weapons - This month November 2022

North Korea fires ‘more than 20’ missiles, including one close to South Korean territory
# Weapons
# Weapons

North Korea fires ‘more than 20’ missiles, including one close to South Korean territory

Updated Nov 2nd 2022, 12:59 PM 21,111 Views 13 Comments

South Korea issued an air raid alert amid the escalated hostilities in the region.

# weapons - This year 2022

Ukraine PM visits Berlin, seeking more weapons
# Russia
# Russia

Ukraine PM visits Berlin, seeking more weapons

Sep 4th 2022, 2:49 PM 14,008 Views 1 Comment

Denys Shmyhal is the first high-level Ukrainian official to visit Germany in months, in a sign of eased tensions between Kyiv and Berlin.

Interpol warns of flood of illicit arms after Ukraine war
# Weapons
# Weapons

Interpol warns of flood of illicit arms after Ukraine war

Jun 1st 2022, 6:12 PM 9,996 Views 5 Comments

The fear is that the influx of weapons will empower organised crime groups.

Biden signs measure speeding up US weapons deliveries to Ukraine
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Biden signs measure speeding up US weapons deliveries to Ukraine

May 9th 2022, 9:40 PM 11,620 Views 21 Comments

Acknowledging the billions of dollars already spent by the United States, Biden said “caving to aggression is even more costly.”

South Korea's military says North Korea fired ballistic missile
# Tests
# Tests

South Korea's military says North Korea fired ballistic missile

May 4th 2022, 7:27 AM 9,310 Views 8 Comments

Despite biting sanctions, North Korea has doubled down on its military modernisation drive.

Russia warns US of 'consequences' of sending Ukraine more military aid
# Weapons
# Weapons

Russia warns US of 'consequences' of sending Ukraine more military aid

Apr 16th 2022, 7:56 AM 58,812 Views 66 Comments

In a diplomatic note, Moscow warned the US and NATO against sending the “most sensitive” weapons to Ukraine.

US seeks tighter UN sanctions after North Korea missile test
# Weapons
# Weapons

US seeks tighter UN sanctions after North Korea missile test

Mar 26th 2022, 7:43 AM 7,724 Views 9 Comments

North Korea appeared to test-fire its biggest intercontinental ballistic missile to date this week.

TD calls for Ireland to provide anti-tank weapons to Ukraine
# Neutrality
# Neutrality

TD calls for Ireland to provide anti-tank weapons to Ukraine

Feb 26th 2022, 11:37 AM 70,068 Views 177 Comments

Cathal Berry argued that the public mood has “utterly changed” in the past 48 hours.

Weapons and illegal cigarettes found in Longford garda search
# Longford
# Longford

Weapons and illegal cigarettes found in Longford garda search

Feb 21st 2022, 7:22 AM 24,896 Views 0 Comments

The weapons included knives, a tomahawk style hatchet, pepper spray and a baton.

# weapons - Last year 2021

United Nations report finds Trump ally violated Libya arms embargo
# Weapons
# Weapons

United Nations report finds Trump ally violated Libya arms embargo

Feb 20th 2021, 7:25 PM 24,203 Views 35 Comments

A private security contractor supplied mercenaries and weapons to a Libyan commander who fought to overthrow the government.

# weapons - All time

Three men charged and weapons seized after public order incident in Dundalk
# Dundalk
# Dundalk

Three men charged and weapons seized after public order incident in Dundalk

Apr 18th 2020, 12:23 PM 22,143 Views 0 Comments

They are due to appear before the Criminal Courts of Justice this afternoon.

Gardaí seize guns and ammunition in targeted gangland search in north Dublin
# Seizure
# Seizure

Gardaí seize guns and ammunition in targeted gangland search in north Dublin

Jan 4th 2020, 4:01 PM 27,264 Views 18 Comments

Gardaí say the seizure was made in a rural area of north County Dublin last night.

North Korea's Kim Jong Un declares end to test moratoriums and threatens 'new' weapon
# North Korea
# North Korea

North Korea's Kim Jong Un declares end to test moratoriums and threatens 'new' weapon

Jan 1st 2020, 9:40 AM 15,624 Views 27 Comments

The US was swift to respond, with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo urging Kim to “take a different course”.

New Russian weapon can travel 27 times the speed of sound
# Avangard
# Avangard

New Russian weapon can travel 27 times the speed of sound

Dec 27th 2019, 4:01 PM 45,411 Views 100 Comments

The weapon can make sharp manoeuvres en route to its target, making it harder to intercept.

Trump warns Kim Jong Un had 'everything' to lose through hostility towards US
# Weapons Test
# Weapons Test

Trump warns Kim Jong Un had 'everything' to lose through hostility towards US

Dec 9th 2019, 7:15 AM 7,971 Views 7 Comments

This comes as Pyongyang said it had carried out a major new weapons test.

Bill to tighten New Zealand's gun laws passes by 119 votes to one
# Terror Attack
# Terror Attack

Bill to tighten New Zealand's gun laws passes by 119 votes to one

Apr 2nd 2019, 8:56 AM 21,925 Views 0 Comments

One MP had wanted to stall the legislation but missed his chance when he arrived late after spending too long explaining his plan to the media.

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

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

Nov 16th 2018, 3:13 PM 27,646 Views 26 Comments

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

Macron doubles down on row with Trump and says Europe shouldn't buy US weapons
# Macron
# Macron

Macron doubles down on row with Trump and says Europe shouldn't buy US weapons

Nov 11th 2018, 1:38 PM 34,824 Views 52 Comments

Macron said the two leaders had spoken about what his office has portrayed as a misunderstanding.

Builders find weapons during Dublin works
# O'Devaney Gardens
# O'Devaney Gardens

Builders find weapons during Dublin works

Aug 14th 2018, 6:57 PM 27,211 Views 14 Comments

Gardaí said that there had been no arrests.

Why having over 100 nuclear weapons could do more harm than good to a country
# Starvation
# Starvation

Why having over 100 nuclear weapons could do more harm than good to a country

Jun 16th 2018, 10:00 AM 13,915 Views 49 Comments

Experts have looked into the impact using such weapons would have on a nation’s population and resources.

'Listen to us now': Vladimir Putin says Russia now has 'invincible' weapons
# Invincible
# Invincible

'Listen to us now': Vladimir Putin says Russia now has 'invincible' weapons

Mar 1st 2018, 3:09 PM 25,028 Views 156 Comments

Putin made the comments during his state of the nation speech today.

Volume of drug seizures in Irish prisons soars by 42%, as over 1,000 recorded last year
# Contraband
# Contraband

Volume of drug seizures in Irish prisons soars by 42%, as over 1,000 recorded last year

Feb 26th 2018, 9:18 AM 7,192 Views 18 Comments

557 weapons were also seized in Irish prisons last year.

Trump tweets support for NRA - but backs raising gun possession age to 21
# Florida Shooting
# Florida Shooting

Trump tweets support for NRA - but backs raising gun possession age to 21

Feb 22nd 2018, 3:36 PM 16,873 Views 80 Comments

He made the comments on Twitter.

Men found with 'lethal arsenal' of weapons jailed for nine and ten years
# Rathcoole
# Rathcoole

Men found with 'lethal arsenal' of weapons jailed for nine and ten years

Jan 30th 2018, 1:26 PM 13,446 Views 15 Comments

The men were found with the cache on 24 January last year.

North Korean 'agent' charged with trying to sell WMD parts in Australia
# North Korea
# North Korea

North Korean 'agent' charged with trying to sell WMD parts in Australia

Dec 17th 2017, 8:04 AM 9,831 Views 8 Comments

The alleged agent’s plans did not involve other governments or officials, police said.

Minister: 'No immediate threat' to Ireland amid US-North Korea nuclear tensions
# North Korea
# North Korea

Minister: 'No immediate threat' to Ireland amid US-North Korea nuclear tensions

Aug 9th 2017, 7:45 PM 45,643 Views 136 Comments

Minister Charlie Flanagan says Ireland must however remain vigilant.

Video footage suggests Russia may be arming the Taliban
# Afghanistan
# Afghanistan

Video footage suggests Russia may be arming the Taliban

Jul 25th 2017, 8:11 AM 18,230 Views 68 Comments

The footage obtained by CNN shows Taliban fighters brandishing weapons they claim were supplied by Russian government sources.

Ireland has refused 19 applications to carry weapons through Ireland this year
# Irish Neutrality
# Irish Neutrality

Ireland has refused 19 applications to carry weapons through Ireland this year

Jul 22nd 2017, 4:00 PM 15,878 Views 20 Comments

427 applications have been approved.

North Korea has 'built an intercontinental ballistic missile', so what now?
# Going Nuclear
# Going Nuclear

North Korea has 'built an intercontinental ballistic missile', so what now?

Jul 8th 2017, 9:45 AM 10,835 Views 40 Comments

The Hwasong-14 ICBM could apparently reach Alaska.

Man found with knives arrested near UK Houses of Parliament
# London
# London

Man found with knives arrested near UK Houses of Parliament

Apr 27th 2017, 3:18 PM 8,976 Views 46 Comments

Met police said the man had been arrested on suspicion of terrorism offences.

Handguns, submachine guns and ammunition all seized in major weapons haul
# Armed To The Teeth
# Armed To The Teeth

Handguns, submachine guns and ammunition all seized in major weapons haul

Nov 6th 2016, 7:04 PM 23,940 Views 22 Comments

The find was made in Cabra in Dublin.

Police find weapons stash with some items "ready to use"
# Armagh
# Armagh

Police find weapons stash with some items "ready to use"

Aug 5th 2016, 9:10 PM 11,319 Views 35 Comments

Police said the items were in the “advanced stages of readiness”.

Can Ireland continue to operate without an armed police force?
# Guardians Of The Peace
# Guardians Of The Peace

Can Ireland continue to operate without an armed police force?

Apr 25th 2016, 6:05 AM 21,857 Views 97 Comments

Rank-and-file gardaí will discuss their concerns about armed cover at the Garda Representative Association annual conference.

Gardaí uncover firearms and suspicious devices after stop and search
# Laois
# Laois

Gardaí uncover firearms and suspicious devices after stop and search

Feb 25th 2016, 10:39 PM 19,825 Views 32 Comments

The discovery was made earlier this evening in Co Laois.

The UN wants "significant measures" after North Korea launches a rocket into space
# Naughty Korea
# Naughty Korea

The UN wants "significant measures" after North Korea launches a rocket into space

Feb 8th 2016, 8:39 AM 8,781 Views 57 Comments

US Ambassador Samantha Power stressed that fresh sanctions should “break new ground.”

These weapons are just some of those seized from "focused" dissident republicans in the last few years
# Guns And Ammo
# Guns And Ammo

These weapons are just some of those seized from "focused" dissident republicans in the last few years

Jan 6th 2016, 12:58 PM 15,562 Views 139 Comments

Gardaí believe the groups are still recruiting.

'I surprised my mum when I told her I’m more afraid of visiting home in the US than living here'
# Opinion
# Opinion

'I surprised my mum when I told her I’m more afraid of visiting home in the US than living here'

Dec 20th 2015, 12:00 PM 1,235 Views 51 Comments

Incidents of gun violence have become so commonplace back home that I can’t remember a time when we could go a full week without hearing about a shooting.

Teenager who planned massacre at his former college jailed for life
# Newcastle
# Newcastle

Teenager who planned massacre at his former college jailed for life

Sep 25th 2015, 12:46 PM 22,199 Views 38 Comments

Jurors were told the “cold and detached” former student held a grudge against the college after he was thrown off a course.

Police find 3,714 knives, a shrine and fake body parts during terrifying arrest
# 12110 Eldorado Avenue
# 12110 Eldorado Avenue

Police find 3,714 knives, a shrine and fake body parts during terrifying arrest

Sep 17th 2015, 11:14 PM 34,303 Views 34 Comments

Police in Brooksville, Florida came across a horrifying scene at a mobile home on Tuesday night.

Users describe the terrifying effects of smoking "weaponised marijuana"
# Mass Destruction
# Mass Destruction

Users describe the terrifying effects of smoking "weaponised marijuana"

Aug 23rd 2015, 6:00 PM 28,968 Views 100 Comments

The NYC police commissioner says the city has seen a spike in hospitalisations from the drug.

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