Four men arrested over alleged IRA membership

The men were arrested following early morning raids in Dublin

Four men have been arrested in connection with dissident republican activity in Dublin.

Gardaí from the Special Detective Unit arrested the men following searches early this morning.

Two of the men are aged in their 40s and two are in their 20s.

They have been arrested for alleged membership of the IRA and are being detained under Section 30 of the Offences Against the State Act.