Northern Ireland

Two held in Dublin over dissident republican probe

Two men have been arrested in the Irish Republic in connection with dissident republican activity.

Three firearms and a quantity of ammunition were recovered when detectives from the Garda's special detective unit raided a property in central Dublin.

Two men, aged in their 20s and 40s, were arrested at the scene.

Gardai said the operation was planned but have not made public the time or exact location of the raid.