Dáil Éireann - Volume 489 - 22 April, 1998
Written Answers. - Defence Forces Recruitment.
Mr. Deenihan Mr. Deenihan
125. Mr. Deenihan asked the Minister for Defence if he will continue the process of continuous recruitment in 1998 to the Defence Forces; the number of recruits which will be required; and the numbers to be recruited in 1998. [9053/98]
Minister for Defence (Mr. M. Smith) Michael Smith
Minister for Defence (Mr. M. Smith): I propose to maintain a policy of continuous recruitment to the Permanent Defence Force. A campaign to recruit 500 general service personnel during 1998 is in progress.
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