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the Wellington Monument in Trim Co Meath. A viable device was placed at the bottom of the monument and was discovered  in the early hours this morning. The Defence Forces  EOD team was requested and they attended the scene at 3.20am. The object was made safe..No persons were injured and no property damaged during the course of the incident.  A small amount of charged remains was visable at the scene..Picture: Fran Caffrey /