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14 May 2018
Minister Paul Kehoe attends 5th annual Defence Forces’ Veterans Day Sunday 13th May 2018
14 May 2018
Fógartha ag an Aire a bhfuil freagracht air do Chosaint, Paul Kehoe, go bhfuil tuilleadh ábhair ar fáil as Bailiúchán Pinsean na Seirbhíse Míleata (1916-1923) cothrom an ama 10 mBliana ó bunaíodh an Tionscadal.
11 May 2018
Minister with Responsibility for Defence, Paul Kehoe, T.D., Announces a further Release of material from the Military Service (1916-1923) Pensions Collection on the 10th Anniversary of the setting up of the Project
5 May 2018
Minister Paul Kehoe attends Informal Ministerial in Sofia, Bulgaria
2 May 2018
Minister with Responsibility for Defence, Paul Kehoe, T.D., Praises Irish Troops heading for service with UNIFIL Aiken Barracks, Dundalk - Wednesday 2nd May 2018
27 April 2018
Taoiseach and Minister with Responsibility for Defence visit the Defence Forces’ Special Operations Unit – The Army Ranger Wing
24 April 2018
The Minister with Responsibility for Defence Mr. Paul Kehoe T.D., welcomes the Government’s decision to recommend that Mr. Justice Alan Mahon be appointed by the President as Ombudsman for the Defence Forces
15 April 2018
Guíonn an tAire Stáit a bhfuil Freagracht air do Chosaint, an tUasal Paul Kehoe, gach rath ar chriú an LÉ Samuel Beckett ar a n-aistear go dtí an Mheánmhuir ar Oibríocht Sophia
15 April 2018
Minister of State with Responsibility for Defence, Mr. Paul Kehoe, sends his best wishes to the crew of LÉ Samuel Beckett on their departure to the Mediterranean on Operation Sophia duties
13 April 2018
Minister Kehoe concludes his trip to Switzerland where he visited two companies involved with equipment projects for the Defence Forces
12 April 2018
Minister Kehoe travels to Switzerland to visit companies involved with equipment projects for the Defence Forces
26 March 2018
Minister Kehoe Announces New Defence Forces Recruitment Campaign
23 March 2018
Minister with Responsibility for Defence, Paul Kehoe, T.D., Reviews Irish Troops heading for service with UNDOF
18 March 2018
Minister with Responsibility for Defence, Paul Kehoe, T.D., visits Lebanon
15 March 2018
Minister with Responsibility for Defence, Paul Kehoe, T.D., spends the day with Irish troops on the Golan Heights.
6 March 2018
Minister Paul Kehoe attending Foreign Affairs and Defence Council in Brussels
2 March 2018
Minister with Responsibility for Defence, Paul Kehoe T.D. provides an update on the activities of the Defence Forces and Civil Defence.
1 March 2018
Minister with Responsibility for Defence, Paul Kehoe T.D. provides update on activities of the Defence Forces
15 February 2018
Minister with Responsibility for Defence, Paul Kehoe T.D. meets with Mr Christos Stylianides, European Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management
2 February 2018
Minister With Responsibility for Defence, Mr. Paul Kehoe, T.D., Attends Distinguished Service Medal Award Ceremony in Haulbowline, Co Cork.
26 January 2018
Minister With Responsibility for Defence, Mr. Paul Kehoe, T.D., Attends Army Commissioning Ceremony of the 93rd Army Cadet Class.
24 January 2018
Minister with responsibility for Defence appoints Gerard Barry to chair a review of the Conciliation and Arbitration scheme for members of the Permanent Defence Force.
3 January 2018
Minister Kehoe announces humanitarian support for small businesses affected by Flooding


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