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David Cameron says Brexit means either a border with the North or passport checks in Belfast
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# Borders And Boundaries

David Cameron says Brexit means either a border with the North or passport checks in Belfast

Jun 15th 2016, 2:35 PM 21,819 Views 140 Comments

Cameron added that there were “risks” to the North in a Brexit.

Dozens reported killed as airstrike hits Syrian refugee camp
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Dozens reported killed as airstrike hits Syrian refugee camp

May 5th 2016, 7:20 PM 12,364 Views 36 Comments

Images posted on social media showed tents burned to the ground and injured people being loaded onto a truck.

New force will dismantle 'insidious and corrosive' organised criminal gangs
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# Cross-border Crime

New force will dismantle 'insidious and corrosive' organised criminal gangs

Dec 21st 2015, 4:30 PM 10,568 Views 28 Comments

A new interagency task force is being set up to tackle the threat posed by gangs exploiting the border between north and south.

Adams stands by 'Slab' Murphy comments and thinks critics are 'hysterical'
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# Points Scoring

Adams stands by 'Slab' Murphy comments and thinks critics are 'hysterical'

Dec 21st 2015, 1:45 PM 17,309 Views 270 Comments

The Sinn Féin leader has spoken about the case for the third straight day.

The talks that could have produced an all-Ireland soccer team in the 1970s
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# Political Football

The talks that could have produced an all-Ireland soccer team in the 1970s

Dec 20th 2015, 7:00 PM 9,770 Views 10 Comments

We came close enough at several stages to one national team on the island. This is why it didn’t work, writes Cormac Moore.

Putin: Turkey's claims it didn't know downed jet was Russian are rubbish
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# Shot Down

Putin: Turkey's claims it didn't know downed jet was Russian are rubbish

Nov 27th 2015, 7:54 AM 11,628 Views 134 Comments

“The planes have identification signs and these are well visible,” Putin said.

Armed hostage situation in northern French town
# Alert
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# Alert

Armed hostage situation in northern French town

Nov 24th 2015, 7:35 PM 40,055 Views 20 Comments

The incident is ongoing in the town of Roubaix.

'They're just broken': The reality of border policing in a depleted force
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# Thin Blue Line

'They're just broken': The reality of border policing in a depleted force

Nov 2nd 2015, 6:05 AM 17,151 Views 60 Comments

Each border county has seen a significant drop in garda numbers in the last five years, and the officers on the ground are feeling the effects.

Revealed: Garda Tony Golden's notes that warned of border resources back in 2013
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# Rural Crime

Revealed: Garda Tony Golden's notes that warned of border resources back in 2013

Oct 25th 2015, 9:43 PM 18,538 Views 41 Comments

The notes were prepared for a community group who were worried after the murder of Garda Adrian Donoghue.

Killer of Garda Tony Golden was under suspended sentence for carrying a live firearm
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# Adrian Mackin

Killer of Garda Tony Golden was under suspended sentence for carrying a live firearm

Oct 23rd 2015, 12:04 PM 18,054 Views 110 Comments

Adrian Mackin was convicted of carrying a loaded gun in Newry in 2012.

Migrant crisis: Man shot dead trying to enter Europe from Turkey
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# Border Guards

Migrant crisis: Man shot dead trying to enter Europe from Turkey

Oct 16th 2015, 8:08 AM 16,062 Views 64 Comments

It comes as the EU and Turkey reach a deal to stem the flow of refugees into Europe.

'Holy Land' tour brochure banned after Palestine border dispute
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# Could Cause Offence

'Holy Land' tour brochure banned after Palestine border dispute

Jul 26th 2015, 8:45 AM 15,473 Views 107 Comments

A map included by the tour company could potentially cause offence, according to the advertising standards body.

Two young men die in early morning crash
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Two young men die in early morning crash

Jun 3rd 2015, 8:33 AM 12,960 Views 3 Comments

The crash happened at around 3.30 am.

40 Irish fighters are in ISIS, claims former member
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40 Irish fighters are in ISIS, claims former member

Feb 10th 2015, 2:18 PM 18,906 Views 114 Comments

He also said that there is “much talk” about attacking Western soil.

Could Belfast be the answer to your property woes?
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# North Of The Border

Could Belfast be the answer to your property woes?

Jan 15th 2015, 11:46 AM 4,296 Views 1 Comment

The property market in Northern Ireland’s first city is set for growth in 2015.

Cattle-rustling: Man to face charges after border arrest
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# Border Town

Cattle-rustling: Man to face charges after border arrest

Dec 15th 2014, 8:36 PM 16,544 Views 13 Comments

An illegal slaughterhouse was also found recently.

Tanks, troops, and artillery pour into Ukraine from Russia
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# Rebel Territory

Tanks, troops, and artillery pour into Ukraine from Russia

Nov 7th 2014, 12:33 PM 10,050 Views 169 Comments

A military spokesperson said 32 tanks, 16 howitzer cannons and 30 trucks of troops crossed the border.

Suicide blast kills 45 spectators during Pakistan border ceremony
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# Main Crossing

Suicide blast kills 45 spectators during Pakistan border ceremony

Nov 2nd 2014, 4:10 PM 6,829 Views 13 Comments

The incident occurred at Wagah after the ‘flag-lowering’ ceremony.

Pics: Thousands of terrified Kurds flee to Turkey to escape Islamic State
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# Syria

Pics: Thousands of terrified Kurds flee to Turkey to escape Islamic State

Sep 21st 2014, 6:31 PM 7,399 Views 24 Comments

Hundreds of Kurds abandoned their homes after warnings from Islamic State.

86-year-old William Doherty found safe and well
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# Located

86-year-old William Doherty found safe and well

Aug 21st 2014, 9:37 AM 16,212 Views 2 Comments

The man went missing from his home in Derry yesterday but has now been found.

Explainer: Why thousands of Yazidi people are trapped on an Iraq mountain
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# Iraq

Explainer: Why thousands of Yazidi people are trapped on an Iraq mountain

Aug 12th 2014, 8:20 AM 29,181 Views 129 Comments

We look at what’s happening in Northern Iraq as the Islamic State (formerly ISIS) continues its attacks, causing thousands to flee.

Ukraine claims Russia attempted to send troops disguised as aid mission
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# Incursion

Ukraine claims Russia attempted to send troops disguised as aid mission

Aug 9th 2014, 10:38 AM 6,753 Views 102 Comments

The move was averted through diplomatic channels.

Ukraine negotiates return of soldiers 'forced to retreat' into Russia
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# Donetsk

Ukraine negotiates return of soldiers 'forced to retreat' into Russia

Aug 5th 2014, 9:27 AM 8,564 Views 87 Comments

However, reports from Russia suggest that the troops deserted.

This Facebook post is the definition of an Irish welcome
# Céad Míle Fáilte
# Céad Míle Fáilte

This Facebook post is the definition of an Irish welcome

Jul 21st 2014, 7:26 AM 8,224 Views 4 Comments

Good to be back.

Did you live along the border during the Troubles? This project is seeking your voice...
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# Border Counties

Did you live along the border during the Troubles? This project is seeking your voice...

Jul 13th 2014, 10:15 AM 10,169 Views 51 Comments

The Border Lives storytelling project is collecting comments and stories from people who used to lived in the border counties during the Northern Ireland conflict.

Five men arrested after discovery of suspicious device near border
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# Louth

Five men arrested after discovery of suspicious device near border

May 25th 2014, 11:00 PM 10,196 Views 38 Comments

The men range in age from mid 50s to early 70s.

Russia is trying to trigger World War III - Kiev
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Russia is trying to trigger World War III - Kiev

Apr 25th 2014, 10:37 PM 27,598 Views 247 Comments

The developments prompted German Chancellor Angela Merkel to call Russian President Vladimir Putin to voice “great concern”.

Russian military exercises on Ukraine border could be 'expensive mistake'
# Crisis
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# Crisis

Russian military exercises on Ukraine border could be 'expensive mistake'

Apr 25th 2014, 7:13 AM 7,860 Views 252 Comments

US Secretary of State John Kerry warned refusal to take steps to end the crisis would be costly for Russia.

Are Russian troops withdrawing from the Ukrainian border? Not as far as NATO can see
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# Crisis

Are Russian troops withdrawing from the Ukrainian border? Not as far as NATO can see

Apr 1st 2014, 2:26 PM 5,314 Views 120 Comments

Ukraine reported yesterday that troops had started leaving the area.

Two serving soldiers arrested after Defence Forces respond to viable bomb
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# Burnfoot

Two serving soldiers arrested after Defence Forces respond to viable bomb

Feb 19th 2014, 7:47 AM 14,967 Views 22 Comments

The man and women, both in their 20s, were detained after the army bomb squad responded to a call out at a residence next to a filling station.

Revenue seize 22,000 cigarettes hidden in steel containers
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# Seizure

Revenue seize 22,000 cigarettes hidden in steel containers

Jan 14th 2014, 8:27 AM 7,740 Views 45 Comments

Two people were arrested and a number of mobile phones and tablets were seized in a follow-up search.

Three arrested over dissident republican activity
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# Arrests

Three arrested over dissident republican activity

Dec 18th 2013, 1:15 PM 7,645 Views 43 Comments

The arrests were made as part of a cross border operation with the police service in Northern Ireland.

Revenue to introduce new marker system in crackdown on fuel laundering
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# Fuel Laundering

Revenue to introduce new marker system in crackdown on fuel laundering

Feb 25th 2013, 2:23 PM 9,247 Views 21 Comments

The current marker system has been deemed ineffective as criminals use acid to wash the dye from the agri-fuel.

Column: "It's not uncommon to find four families living in a single tent"
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Column: "It's not uncommon to find four families living in a single tent"

Feb 21st 2013, 1:45 PM 27 Views 12 Comments

Listening to the stories of people displaced by the conflict in Syria, you become accustomed to horror stories – but never immune to them, writes David Adams.

Pakistani and Indian troops exchange fire in Kashmir
# Kashmir
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# Kashmir

Pakistani and Indian troops exchange fire in Kashmir

Jan 6th 2013, 11:30 AM 4,477 Views 10 Comments

Each side has blamed the other for the flare-up and Pakistan has said one of its soldiers was killed in the exchange.

Palestinian man shot dead near Gaza border
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# Gaza

Palestinian man shot dead near Gaza border

Nov 23rd 2012, 1:39 PM 3,720 Views 65 Comments

The man was the first casualty since the two sides agreed a ceasefire, with nineteen other Palestinians wounded by gunfire in the incident.

Air strikes across Syria amid deadly clashes
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Air strikes across Syria amid deadly clashes

Nov 17th 2012, 4:19 PM 2,858 Views 11 Comments

Most of the army’s air strikes targeted the Idlib province in the northwest, Aleppo and Damascas province.

Fiona Apple arrested for hash possession in same town as Snoop and Willie Nelson
# Border Patrol
# Border Patrol

Fiona Apple arrested for hash possession in same town as Snoop and Willie Nelson

Sep 20th 2012, 6:13 PM 9,436 Views 27 Comments

The Texas town of Sierra Blanca has seen its fair share of celeb drug busts.

Column: Why is Alan Ryan's funeral the face of republicanism?
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Column: Why is Alan Ryan's funeral the face of republicanism?

Sep 12th 2012, 7:00 AM 290 Views 83 Comments

If politicians don’t want the masked men marching in a funeral cortege to continue being seen as the real face of republicanism, writes David McCann, they need to change the conversation.