A rally is planned by hashtag #NoWar2019 Pathways to Peace later today near the airport at 3pm.
Since the US invasion of Iraq in 2003, and Afghanistan before that, transport aircraft chartered by the US military have shuttled almost three million troops through Shannon Airport.
The High Court has set bail terms for two former US servicemen charged over an alleged security breach at Shannon airport on St Patrick’s Day.
US secretary of state John Kerry has warned of the risk to the peace process if there are changes to the border with the Republic on the back of Brexit.
Several members of American group Veterans for Peace will take part in a protest this afternoon against the use of Shannon Airport by the US military.
REM frontman Michael Stipe is to headline a concert urging the withdrawal of US troops from Iraq.
Tuesday, September 29, 2020 - 9:00 AM
Tuesday, September 29, 2020 - 7:00 AM
Monday, September 28, 2020 - 7:00 PM