Tom Brady: Threat level remains severe after merger of terror groups
Published 14/09/2012 | 05:00
GARDAI fear that a new alliance between the Real IRA and three other terror factions presents a fresh threat.
The merger was formed during the summer after previous attempts to coalesce some of the dissident republican groups had failed.
And it has ensured that the threat level, currently listed as severe in Northern Ireland, will remain at its current status.