FAI fails to pay €360,000 Garda bill for policing matches

The Football Association of Ireland (FAI) has left An Garda Síochána almost €360,000 out of pocket after failing to pay any money last year for policing operations around major international soccer matches in Dublin. A Garda spokesman said on Friday that “total fees outstanding to An Garda Síochána from the FAI for policing events is […]

US-Iran tensions after Soleimani killing: All the latest updates | Iran News

Tensions between the United States and Iran escalated on Friday after a US air strike killed Qassem Soleimani, the head of Iran’s elite Quds Force, and Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis, the deputy commander of Iran-backed militias known as the Popular Mobilization Forces, or PMF. The Pentagon confirmed the strike, saying it came “at the direction of […]