He said: "The Government has decided to accept my recommendations that the strength of the Permanent Defence Force will be maintained at 9,500.
What does PDF stand for?
PDF stands for Permanent Defence Force (Irish Army)
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The Minister said the primary objective of the testing was deterrence, adding: "A randomly selected member of the Permanent Defence Force (PDF) may be required at any time to provide a urine sample which will be tested.
John Lucey, secretary of the Permanent Defence Forces Representatives, said Army wives may stand as anti-Government candidates in elections.
The Permanent Defence Force Other Ranks Representative Association called on the Government to pay the soldiers more money but they refused.
A randomly selected member of the Permanent Defence Force may be required at any time to provide a urine sample which will be tested.
The Permanent Defence Force Other Ranks Representative Association (PDFORRA) wished the Ombudsman "every success".