Police find explosives in Co Tyrone

Police in the north investigating dissident republican activity have found a quantity of explosives.

The material was found during searches at two addresses in the Benburb area of County Tyrone.

The explosives have been taken away for examination.

A PSNI spokesperson said the seizure has 'undoubtedly saved lives'.

Digital Desk


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