Irish hard border would be 'obvious terror target'

A senior police chief says the current systems "are for a safer Europe" as he warns of dissident republican attacks post-Brexit.

By Aubrey Allegretti, Political Reporter

A hard border on the island of Ireland would be an "obvious" target for terror attacks by dissident republicans, senior police chiefs have warned.

PSNI Deputy Chief Constable Drew Harris said any infrastructure along the border would be a "further rallying call to drive their recruitment".

He told the Commons Brexit select committee at a hearing in Co Armagh: "They have a focus on this. They see it as an...
source: The Sky News

2017-12-07 20:25
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