Two men held on suspicion of membership of unlawful organisation in Monaghan

Saturday 02 November 2013 23.18
The two men are being held at Monaghan Garda Station
The two men are being held at Monaghan Garda Station

Two men have been arrested on suspicion of membership of an unlawful organisation in Monaghan Town.

The men aged 25 and 50 were arrested after gardaí found a large quantity of fertiliser and other bomb making components at a premises in Monaghan Town.

The arrests were made as part of ongoing garda operations targeting dissidents in the border area.

The pair are being held at Monaghan Garda Station.