Defence Forces News

2015 News Stories

06/12/15 17.00 – RED ALERT – Calls Flood in for Emergency Assistance
07/11/15 08.00 – Defence Forces 51st Infantry Group prepare to leave for UNIFIL

17/09/15 18.00 – Minister for Defence attends ‘Transfer of Authority’ ceremony

26/08/15 13.00 – Minister for Defence publishes White Paper on Defence

02/06/15 13.00 – New Chief of Staff appointed to the Defence Forces

16/05/15 12.00 – LÉ Eithne departs to assist Mediterranean Humanitarian Crisis
02/04/15 16.00 – Irish Air Corps welcomes five new Officers

01/03/15 11.00 – Four Defence Force members participate in All Ireland Camogie finals

31/01/15 15.30 – Irish Naval Service decommissions LÉ Aoife

2014 News Stories

18/10/14 18.50 – Deputy Chief of Staff Operations presents 45th Infantry Group with medals
08/09/14 13.30 – FESSEF: Emergency, Voluntary and Security Services open day

22/08/14 19.00 – Michael Collns’ death mask presented to Cathal Brugha Baracks visitor centre

17/08/14 19.00 – Defence Forces take part in 92nd annual commemoration

03/03/14 19.20 – Limerick’s multi agency flood response

24/01/14 19.00 – Defence Forces 89th Cadet Commissioning Ceremony
05/01/14 13.07 – Army Bomb Disposal unit render suspect device safe

2013 NEWS STORIES
30/12/13 12.40 – Irish Naval Vessel assisting with Kinsale Operaton
19.09.13 21.32 – Irish Troops Awarded UNIFIL Service Medals
07.09.2013 12.54 – Naval Service Officers Commissioned
07.09.2013 12.48 – 43rd Infantary Group bound for Syria