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17 May 2013Minister Shatter seeks clarity and consensus at EU level for the upcoming European Council on Defence to be held in December 2013.
16 May 2013
A new impetus for an EU defence debate Seminar of the European Council on Defence 2013- Friday 17th May
7 May 2013Minister for Justice, Equality and Defence, Alan Shatter T.D., welcomes enactment by the Oireachtas of the
Defence Forces (Second World War Amnesty and Immunity) Bill 2012.
6 May 2013History to be made with the enactment of Defence Forces (Second World War Amnesty and Immunity) Bill 2012
22 April 2013Léirbhreithníonn an tAire Stáit an tUasal Paul Kehoe T.D. Trúpaí na hÉireann atá ag dul go dtí an Liobáin Dún an tSáirséalaigh, Luimneach an 22ú Aibreán 2013.
22 April 2013Minister of State, Mr Paul Kehoe, T.D., Reviews Irish Troops heading to the Lebanon, Sarsfield Barracks, Limerick 22nd April 2013.
19 April 2013Minister Shatter reviews progress of Irish Presidency on Justice, Home Affairs and Defence
8 April 2013Minister Shatter Highlights The Importance Of Building European Union-Wide Consensus And Cooperation In Relation To Security And Surveillance In The Maritime Domain.
28 March 2013Minister Shatter Welcomes Deployment of the Air Corp to Northern Ireland to Assist With Weather Emergency
14 March 2013Minister Shatter launches IRIS, the Joint Ireland Israel Programme on Road Safety
13 March 2013Minister Shatter reiteriates Ireland’s support for a two State solution at meetings with Israeli and Palestinian Ministers
12 March 2013Minister Shatters Visits Irish Observers on the Golan Heights
11 March 2013Minister Shatter Meets with the Lebanese Minister for Defence as Part of his Middle East Programme
10 March 2013Minister Shatter Visits UN Missions in Middle East and Congratulates Troops on Receipt of their UN Medals
26 February 2013Minister for Justice, Equality and Defence, Mr. Alan Shatter, T.D., secures Cabinet approval for Defence Forces participation in the Training Mission in Mali
13 February 2013EU Defence Ministers renew their commitment to support UN Peacekeeping.
13 February 2013Irish Defence Forces personnel to deploy to Mali as part of a joint infantry training team with the UK Armed Forces.
11 February 2013Shatter Publishes Agenda for Defence Informal
1 February 2013Minister Shatter seeks enhanced participation from the EU and EU member States in United Nations Peacekeeping and Crisis Management operations
25 January 2013The Minister for Justice, Equality and Defence, Mr. Alan Shatter T.D., attends Army Commissioning Ceremony of the 88th Army Cadet Class.
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