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Families have gathered in Dublin Airport to welcome home the 49th Infantry Division of the  Army.
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They’ve been serving on peace-keeping duty in Lebanon for the past 6 months.

There are seven troops from Kerry who are among the 189 soldiers returning home today.

The family of Private Sean Flanagan from Tralee are at the airport to welcome him home.

Reporter Sean Defoe has been speaking to Private Flanagan: