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Car bomb is a wake-up call for all in the Government

Paul Williams

Published 12/05/2014 | 02:30

THE discovery of a car bomb is a chilling reminder of the ever-present dangers posed by dissident republican terrorists.

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The device, containing 50 pounds of homemade explosives, was found in Lucan by gardai acting on intelligence. It was primed and ready for use.

A similar bomb was found two years ago hidden in the Phoenix Park. It contained 45 pounds of explosives with a kill range of 150 metres.

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