Northern Ireland

Two men arrested in Mayo over dissident activity

Irish police are questioning two men about dissident republican activity.

They were arrested in the west of Ireland on Sunday.

The men aged in their 20s and 30s were arrested following the search of a house in Claremorris, County Mayo.

Gardai said explosive substances, as well as component parts for bomb making, were discovered during the search of the house at Clogher.