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Enniscorthy Riverside Jump Festival 2014

Assistant Public Affairs Officer Angie Smith, Chief Irish Government Whip, Paul Kehoe and the President of the Enniscorthy Chamber of Commerce spoke at the launch of Ireland’s only 1950s Rock & Roll Festival in SW Ireland. The event was a new fringe activity for the Riverside Jump Festival, which featured sixteen rock n roll bands ...
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This Is NOT A Game Ocean Challenge

This is Not a Game, a video game production challenge for students, will launch at the Festival of Curiosity on 24 July.  But this is not just a game.  The goal is to help to use the popularity of games to raise awareness of issues like over fishing, ocean pollution and ocean acidification.  The challenge ...
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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Scheduled Protests Wednesday, July 23, 2014

United States Embassy Dublin, Ireland Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Scheduled Protests Wednesday, July 23, 2014   A protest related to the conflict in Gaza is scheduled to take place outside the Department of Foreign Affairs on St. Stephen’s Green, Dublin on Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at 1730 hoursbefore moving to Grafton Street. During the ...
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Lack of Access at Crash Site of MH17

Press Statement Jen Psaki Department Spokesperson Washington, DC July 19, 2014 We are deeply concerned by the Russia-backed separatists’ refusal to allow OSCE monitors safe and unfettered access to the crash site of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17. Yesterday, the monitors were allowed only 75 minutes at the site. Today, they were allowed less than three ...
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“One Ocean: Lightening Talks on Ocean Discovery” with US & Irish Marine Researchers

On Tuesday July 1st at the Port of Cork, Custom House St, the US Embassy in partnership with the Sea Education Association (SEA) hosted a “One Ocean” public event to coincide with the visit of the American marine research tall ship the SSV Corwith Cramer, from Woodshole, Massachusetts. “One Ocean” featured 15 minute “lightening” presentations ...
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