Sunday 18 March 2018

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

Paul Williams

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

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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