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Bombs made safe on Drogheda housing estate

Two home-made bombs have been made safe by the Irish army at a housing estate in Drogheda, County Louth.

The bomb disposal team was called to the Moneymore estate at about 22:30 local time.

Component parts for a third device were also found.

The devices were made safe at the scene and taken away for further examination to a military facility. The scene was declared safe at about 23:40.