Gardaí treat IRA threats with "utmost seriousness"

Garda Commissioner Nóirín O'Sullivan says any suggestion of turning a "blind eye" is offensive

21st October, 2015
Commissioner O'Sullivan Pic: RollingNews.ie

The Garda Commissioner has said that An Garda Síochána regard with the "utmost seriousness" any threat posed by the IRA.

Nóirín O'Sullivan said that any suggestion that gardaí would turn a blind eye to the activities of the Provisional IRA or its associates is both unfounded and offensive.

The commissioner said that assessments of the organisation are complex in that IRA members are part of a...

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