Ireland's United Nations troops get a heart-warming welcome home
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Ireland's United Nations troops get a heart-warming welcome home

THERE were hugs and kisses aplenty when members of the Irish Defence Forces returned home after a six month tour in the Golan Heights.

Over 100 members of the United Nations Disengagement Observer Force returned from the region, which borders Israel, Lebanon, and Jordan, to Baldonnel in Co. Dublin yesterday where they were meet by their delighted friends and family.

Scroll down to see the emotional and heart-warming reunions caught on camera...

07/10/2015. Irish Troops Return Home. Pictured is Eugene McDaid and his daughters Lily age2 and Mya age1 from Strabane as Irish Troops as Return Home to Baldonnell Airport After Completing Six Month Deployment to the Golan Heights. Photo: RollingNews.ie Eugene McDaid and his daughters Lily, 2 and Mya, 1 from Strabane
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07/10/2015. Irish Troops Return Home. Pictured is John Brown with his daughter Roisin Brown age2 and Partner Sarah from Kildare as Irish Troops as Return Home to Baldonnell Airport After Completing Six Month Deployment to the Golan Heights. Photo: RollingNews.ie John Brown with his daughter Roisin, 2 and partner Sarah from Kildare

07/10/2015. Irish Troops Return Home. Pictured is Bryan Nolan with his partner Amy Brennan and kids Charlie Nolan age2 and Zack Nolan age1 from Longford as Irish Troops as Return Home to Baldonnell Airport After Completing Six Month Deployment to the Golan Heights. Photo: RollingNews.ie Bryan Nolan with his partner Amy Brennan and kids Charlie, 2 and Zack, 1 from Longford

07/10/2015. Irish Troops Return Home. Pictured is Cathal Wright and his partner Laura Porter from Donegal as Irish Troops as Return Home to Baldonnell Airport After Completing Six Month Deployment to the Golan Heights. Photo: RollingNews.ie Cathal Wright and his partner Laura Porter from Donegal

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07/10/2015. Irish Troops Return Home. Pictured is Brianna McConnell with her partner Ryan Kely from Donegal as Irish Troops as Return Home to Baldonnell Airport After Completing Six Month Deployment to the Golan Heights. Photo: RollingNews.ie Brianna McConnell with her partner Ryan Kely from Donegal