TWO men have been arrested by gardai investigating dissident republican acitivity.
Both men were arrested on James Street in Dublin’s City Centre yesterday afternoon.
The arrests were part of ongoing investigations in the activities of dissident republicans in Dublin and Limerick.
Officers attached to the Special Detective Unit and the Crime Security section arrested the men, who were aged in their 30s and 60s.
Two handguns were also recovered at the scene.
As part of a follow up search in Limerick, a quantity of ammunition was also recovered.
The two men are currently detained in Clondalkin Garda Station and the investigation is continuing.