A violent gang of heroin dealers from Lithuania fuelled Ireland and Northern Ireland's drug trade by forcing trafficking victims to sell drugs, a joint investigation by VICE World News and the OCCRP reveals.
Jonathan Dowdall, briefly a councillor for Irish Republican party Sinn Féin, has been accused of participating in a gangland killing that sparked a wave of tit-for-tat murders.
Social media is turning a gang feud into a bloodbath.
As the British Home Office denies Irish passport holders important EU civil rights, a hard Brexit may send the Northern Ireland towards a civil rights catastrophe, as well as incite violence from paramilitaries.
The dissident group recently took responsibility for the four packages found around the country, and another – as-yet un-located – parcel.
After decades of abuse carried out by church-run organizations, the people of Ireland are saying nope to the pope.