IE Navy for Op Sophia?
Broader role for Irish Navy in Med?
Role of Naval Service crews in combating criminal gangs in Mediterranean under review
Naval Service crews may be given a bigger role in combating the criminal gangs netting huge profits from people smuggling and exploiting migrants in the Mediterranean.
Minister with responsibility for Defence, Paul Kehoe is currently carrying out a review of the part being played at present by the Naval Service in rescuing the migrants.
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