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Gardaí examining if ‘pre-planning’ for London attacks occurred in Ireland

The Garda’s security service is examining whether any “pre-planning” for the London attacks occurred in Ireland following claims from a former Muslim radical that a second of the three terrorists had stayed here. The Irish convert, who spoke at a press … Continue reading

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Ireland’s secret services handed back €300k despite ‘credible concern regarding terrorist activity’

Concern has been raised over the funding of Ireland’s secret services as new figures show how the budget is not being spent in full. Social Democrats TD Catherine Murphy has said she is concerned that the monies, which are available … Continue reading

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Gardaí identify hardcore terror cell of over 12 jihadis living in Ireland

It is believed the extremists see Ireland as a soft touch and a gateway to Europe Gardaí have identified a hardcore cell of more than a dozen jihadis based in Ireland, we can reveal. The ISIS-supporting suspects are mainly living … Continue reading

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Ireland is “not immune” from the threat of Islamic terrorism

Gardaí have warned that Ireland is “not immune” from the threat of terrorism, but said that the possibility of an attack here remains unlikely. In a statement following the terrorist incident at Manchester Arena, An Garda Síochana said that the … Continue reading

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Garda Special Detective Unit carrying out surveillance operations on suspected ISIS threats

Officers are aware of a number of business fronts they suspect are laundering money for Islamic State jihadists. Members of the garda Special Detective Unit (SDU) are carrying out a number of surveillance operations on over 20 people they believe to … Continue reading

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Lithuanian gang member jailed for burglaries

A LITHUANIAN national was jailed for five and a half years for his role in a military-style East European burglary gang which terrorised business owners across Munster. Aurimas Petraska (32) was jailed as Judge Tom O’Donnell warned Limerick Circuit Criminal … Continue reading

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Suspected Islamic terrorists arrested today in Waterford

Irish man and British woman in their 20s questioned by gardaí investigating Islamic extremism. Gardaí are Thurday evening continuing to question a couple arrested in Waterford as part of an investigation into Irish links with international Islamic extremist groups. The … Continue reading

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