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Ireland to join EU 'emergency brake' system in response to Omicron variant
Defence Forces members abroad send Christmas messages home
UN chief calls for 'far greater support' for Cyclone Idai response
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Ireland to give €400,000 in aid following Cyclone Idai
Cyclone Idai 'one of the worst weather-related disasters in Southern hemisphere'