Defence Forces to begin recruitment drive

Saturday 08 March 2014 10.25
The Defence Forces' recruitment drive is to start immediately
The Defence Forces' recruitment drive is to start immediately

The Defence Forces plan to recruit up to 400 personnel to the Army and Navy this year and up to 500 to the Army and Naval Reserves.

The recruitment drive is to start immediately.

The announcement was made today by Minister for Justice, Equality and Defence Alan Shatter.

He was speaking at a citizenship ceremony in Waterford where 100 people became Irish citizens.

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