Army

Arriving at the Barracks

Pic of Day: Arriving at Cathal Brugha Barracks today were (l-r) Chief of Staff of the Irish Defence Forces Lieutenant General Seán Clancy, Minister for Foreign Affairs and Defence Simon Coveney, Deputy Lord Mayor of Dublin Joe Costello. All were attending a commemorative ceremony to mark the centenary of the handover of the barracks from British to Irish Forces on May, 17, 1922. Photograph by Sam Boal/ RollingNews.ie.

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