1916 Easter Rising commemoration
Last Updated: 20 Apr 2014 08:08
The 1916 Easter Rising will be commemorated by a military ceremony at the GPO on O'Connell Street in Dublin today.
The event will be led by President Michael D Higgins, Taoiseach Enda Kenny and the Minister for Justice, Equality and Defence Alan Shatter.
The ceremony, which will involve prayers of remembrance, a reading of the Proclamation and the laying of a wreath by President Higgins, will conclude with a fly-past by the Air Corps.
The event, which gets underway at 12pm, will be covered live on RTÉ News Now.