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Chief Petty Officer Colm Goulding with his son Daragh (5) in Haulbowline, Cork,  on the eve of the departure of Naval Service patrol ship LÉ William Butler Yeats. Photograph: Michael Mac Sweeney/Provision

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has said he “does not agree” with concerns expressed by Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) about Ireland’s participation in the Eur(...)

A flyover by the Air Corps at the docks in Galway during the naming and commissioning of the Naval Services newest vessel the ‘LÉ William Butler Yeats’. Photograph: Andy Newman

Plans for a new Naval Service ship which is equipped to provide full medical facilities at sea have been endorsed by Taoiseach Enda Kenny. The Whit(...)

 The  LÉ ‘Niamh’ with the  ‘Makayabella’ after she was seized by a boarding party who found 1,025 kgs of cocaine worth €290 million on board. Photograph: Defence Forces Ireland/PA Wire

A yacht at the centre of one of Ireland’s biggest drugs seizures has been viewed by up to 20 potential buyers ahead of being auctioned in Cork tomorro(...)

 Irish Navy ship LE Niamh with the yacht Makayabella in the foreground. Photograph: PA

A yacht at the centre of one of Ireland’s biggest ever drugs seizure is due to go for auction later this year and could fetch up to €100,000, accordin(...)