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A Scartaglin man and former UN peacekeeper has described facing the man who allegedly attempted to kill him.

Former Private John O'Mahony who served as a UN peacekeeper in Lebanon.

The trial of Mahmoud Bazzi who is alleged 35 years ago  to have murdered two Irish UN peacekeepers and for also allegedly attempting to murder John O’ Mahony a peacekeeper from Kerry was adjourned this week.

John O’Mahony travelled to Lebanon to give evidence at the trial by military tribunal which is due to resume next April.

Mr O’Mahony describes giving evidence to the 14 judge court as a daunting experience but a job he had to do: