Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore fears EU citizens who take up arms in Syria could return radicalised.

Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs Eamon Gilmore has expressed concern about Irish citizens joining rebel forces in Syria, saying the flow of f(...)

The circumstances surrounding the death of Hisham Habbash remain unclear given the difficulties of obtaining reliable information from inside the country. His family, who live in Dublin, learned of his death on Friday through a post on Facebook.

A Libyan-born man who grew up in Ireland has been killed in Syria, bringing to four the number of people with Irish links who have died after joining (...)

The EU counter-terrorism co-ordinator Gilles de Kerchov: “This is a very ugly war with the Syrian army killing in a very indiscriminate manner.”  Photograph:  Georges Gobet/AFP/Getty Images

The flow of European citizens joining rebel forces in Syria has given fresh impetus to efforts to introduce legislation making it a criminal offence t(...)