Ira Weiss Ira Weiss Photo by Contributed Photo /Times Free Press. 3D Operations Inc., a Chattanooga-based company that utilizes 3D printers to create patient-specialized anatomical replicas, has named Ira Weiss as president and chief executive. Weiss has 40 years experience in health care and corporate management, including work at BioDech Inc., and Gentlemen of Technology LLC before joining 3D Ops in Chattanooga. A graduate of San Diego University and California State University, Weiss will be responsible for strategic planning, capital formation and internal management at 3D Ops. He will continue to serve on the board of directors and work with healthcare leaders and partners in further developing its 3D based technology solutions. Dr. Blase Baxter, a neuro-interventional radiologist and chief of radiology at Erlanger Health System, is the chief medical advisor for 3D Ops. The company converts MRI and CT scan images into 3D printable data and then prints 3D models of … [Read more...] about Business Digest: Ira Weiss named CEO of Chattanooga-based 3D Operations, Inc.
The act of premeditated murder committed by the Provisional IRA in Enniskillen on November 8 1987 (known as The Poppy Day Bomb) continues to affect every aspect of our lives some 31 years later. No-one has ever been convicted of the attack and we continue to strive for truth, justice and acknowledgement.The South East Fermanagh Foundation (SEFF) have been representing us and working with the authorities over the last number of years, in an effort to move things forward. We have had many meetings with the police and others and are steadily building our strategy.The frustrating issue for us is that the PSNI and the Legacy Branch appear to be more driven to pursue prosecutions against retired members of the security forces, whilst those responsible for 90% of deaths during the Troubles are largely ignored. We want to be treated fairly; we demand equality of focus, equality of resource and equality of respect.Whilst the authorities continue to ignore our case and the many others involving … [Read more...] about Enniskillen relatives: ‘Our loved ones were not killed in war, they were civilians murdered by IRA terrorists’
Saoradh, the republican party viewed as close in thinking to those being blamed for the weekend's bomb attack in Derry, has said "as long as imperialism remains the dominant power there will be women and men willing to engage in revolutionary armed struggle". The party, however, has denied having any links to the IRA. In direct response to a query from the 'Journal' a spokesperson for the group said: "Media reports speculate that Saoradh shares a similar political interpretation of the current settlement as those Revolutionary Republicans that targeted a British institution. "Does Saoradh have any links to the IRA?"As is demonstrable from our publicaly available constitution, Saoradh is an autonomous Revolutionary Socialist Party that has collective leadership, transparency, accountability and unrivalled internal democracy."Saoradh does not or will not come under the control or influence of any other organisation, armed or otherwise." It said the release of a statement by the … [Read more...] about Saoradh reacts to Derry bomb: We’re not linked to the IRA but armed struggle inevitable
Four men were arrested on Sunday (Jan 20) following a suspected car bombing in the Northern Irish city of Londonderry, police said who believe a dissident republican group the New IRA to be responsible. Two men in their twenties were arrested as police and army explosives teams remained at the scene of the blast. (Photo: AFP/Paul Faith) Two suspects in their 20s were arrested on Sunday morning and then two other men. aged 34 amd 42, were taken into custody in the evening, the Police Service of Northern Ireland said. The suspected bomb exploded at 8.10pm on Saturday (4.10am Singapore time Sunday), as police were evacuating the area following a warning that a device had been planted outside the city courthouse. There were no casualties. "Our main line of inquiry is against the New IRA," said Police Service of Northern Ireland assistant chief constable Mark Hamilton. "The New IRA, like most dissident republican groups in Northern Ireland, is small, largely unrepresentative, and … [Read more...] about Police link Northern Ireland car bomb to “New IRA”
Updated 6:48 am CST, Sunday, January 20, 2019 This photo taken on Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019 shows the scene of a suspected car bomb on Bishop Street in Londonderry, Northern Ireland. Northern Ireland politicians are condemning a car bombing outside a courthouse in the city of Londonderry. The device exploded Saturday night as police, who had received a warning, were evacuating the area. The Police Service of Northern Ireland posted a photograph of a vehicle in flames and urged the public to stay away. (Steven McAuley/PA via AP) less This photo taken on Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019 shows the scene of a suspected car bomb on Bishop Street in Londonderry, Northern Ireland. Northern Ireland politicians are condemning a car bombing outside a ... more Photo: Steven McAuley, AP Photo: Steven McAuley, AP … [Read more...] about IRA dissidents suspected in Northern Ireland car bomb blast