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    Morning Ireland Thursday 31 July 2014

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    Morning Ireland

    Live news, sports, weather and traffic, presented by Claire Byrne and Fran McNulty.
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    Reports from the ground in Gaza

    Paul Mason, journalist with Channel 4 News in Gaza, discusses the situation on the ground there
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    Tactics used in Gaza conflict

    Tom Clonan, Irish Times Security Consultant, analyses the tactics and strategies of Hamas and Israel in the ongoing conflict
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    Man's body found in Co Meath

    Paul Reynolds, RTÉ Crime Correspondent, discusses the garda investigation into the discovery of a man's body in a field in Co Meath yesterday evening
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    Could Ireland deal with outbreak of Ebola virus?

    Dr Darina O'Flanagan, Director of the Health Protection Surveillance Centre, discusses the threat posed by the Ebola virus
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    EU allocates €2m extra to fight Ebola

    Tarik Jasarevic, World health Organisation Spokesperson, discusses the international response to the latest outbreak of Ebola in West Africa
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    Second default for Argentina in 12 years?

    Paul Byrne, journalist with Associated Press in Buenos Aires, reports on Argentina's latest debt difficulties
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    Scottish referendum approaches

    Fiona Mitchell reports from Scotland where the economy is a key issue as the Scots prepare to vote in a referendum on Independence
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    Commemoration for WWI Irish soldiers at Glasnevin

    John Green, Chairman of the Glasnevin Trust, discusses a new monumental 'Cross of Sacrifice' at Glasnevin Cemetery to commemorate the Irish soldiers who died in WWI and WWII
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    Polish community remembers WWII

    Justin McCarthy reports on the events being organised by the Polish community in Dublin to mark the 70th anniversary of the Warsaw uprising during World War II
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    Centenary of the outbreak of WWI

    Dr Heather Jones, Associate Professor at the London School of Economics, and John Horne, Professor of Modern European History at Trinity College Dublin, discuss the centenary of the outbreak of WWI
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    7.10am It Says In The Papers

    Presented Deirdre Purcell
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    8.10am It Says In The Papers

    Presented by Deirdre Purcell
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    7.15am Business News

    Presented by Emma McNamara from London
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    7.50am Business News

    Presented by Emma McNamara from London
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    Weather Forecast

    Presented by Eoin Sherlock of Met Éireann

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    Death in duty: the British who died in 1916

    Justin McCarthy travelled to the north of England where he met relatives of British soldiers who fought and died in the Easter Rising, and who want a permanent memorial to be erected in Dublin

    Calls for Taoiseach to visit graves of Britain's 1916 soldiers

    In the second part of his report, Justin McCarthy spoke to the relatives of some of the British soldiers who survived the Easter Rising and went on to fight in World War I

    Young, enthusiastic and looking for your vote

    Louise Byrne meets a group of young politicians from marginalised backgrounds taking part in a new mentoring programme and Mairead Healy, Executive Director of Future Voices, explains what's in store for participants

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