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#IRA

# ira - Today’s News

From The Daily Edge Polish band 'Ira' are causing some confusion while touring around the UK and Ireland IRA

# ira - Wednesday 22 March, 2017

'He goes to his grave having shown no remorse': Criticisms in Stormont on McGuinness's legacy

DUP leader Arlene Foster had somewhat kinder words for her former deputy minister.

Some British newspapers had a different perspective on the death of Martin McGuinness

The Daily Mail in the UK ran with a picture depicting IRA bombings.

'An IRA leader turned peacemaker': How Martin McGuinness is being remembered internationally

‘The cuddly grandfather figure that he presented in later life was real – but so too was the guerrilla hard man of the 1970s.’

# ira - Tuesday 21 March, 2017

McGuinness on his IRA past: 'I fought against the British Army on the streets of Derry'

“I have never tried to pull the wool over people’s eyes about my history,” he said in a 2015 TheJournal.ie interview.

What happened when Martin McGuinness met the Queen of England

Arms were put down and hands were extended.

# ira - Saturday 18 March, 2017

Jail for IRA man caught with half-tonne of fertiliser in van as he headed to 'drinking session'

He was sentenced to four-and-a-half years imprisonment for IRA membership on Thursday.

# ira - Friday 17 March, 2017

Former Real IRA gang associates selling steroids as number of addicts rises

Senior republicans have issued a warning to the men.

# ira - Thursday 26 January, 2017

British MP says he was 'kind of a torturer' during the Troubles

The former colonel, who is now a Conservative MP, completed seven tours of the North.

# ira - Tuesday 17 January, 2017

'Michael was no angel': Father of gangland feud victim says family is living in fear

It was reported in recent days that Barr was one of the men involved in the murder of Kinahan associate David Byrne.

# ira - Saturday 7 January, 2017

Man hospitalised following paramilitary-style shooting in Belfast

The incident happened in the Ardnamonagh Parade area of Belfast at 10pm last night.

# ira - Tuesday 20 December, 2016

Explosives, ammo and forensic suits: Irishman jailed for 14 years after republican arsenal seized

Cavan man Barry Petticrew found in possession of bomb-making equipment in 2014.

# ira - Friday 16 December, 2016

Two ex-British soldiers to face murder charge for shooting dead of IRA man

Joe McCann was shot dead in Joy Street, Belfast in 1972.

# ira - Monday 12 December, 2016

Gardaí investigating RIRA murder appeal to public for potential 'dashcam footage' evidence

Aidan O’Driscoll was murdered last Thursday.

# ira - Friday 9 December, 2016

Austin Stack believes he knows the identity of the former IRA commander he met over father's murder

Austin has been involved in a long campaign to try get justice for what happened to his father.

# ira - Thursday 8 December, 2016

Fine Gael TD insists he is not linking Sinn Féin deputies to Brian Stack murder

Alan Farrell said he was merely calling on Sinn Féin deputies to make a statement.

# ira - Wednesday 7 December, 2016

O'Sullivan 'stands over' support for man arrested on explosives charges before Prince Charles visit

Donal O’Coisdealbha was jailed for five and a half years yesterday after pleading guilty to IRA membership.

Explainer: The conflicting words between Gerry Adams and the son of a murdered prison officer

Adams says he will make a statement to the Dáil on the matter.

# ira - Monday 28 November, 2016

Semtex, detonators and homemade explosives found before Prince Charles visit

A man – described by his counsel as “someone who is capable of deep and rich intellectual and cultural life” – is due to be sentenced next month.

# ira - Sunday 13 November, 2016

Dissidents turn their attention elsewhere as Revenue crush IRA fuel smuggling ring

There has been a significant decrease in the number of fuel laundries operational on the island of Ireland.

# ira - Thursday 20 October, 2016

Clinton's words of love for Gerry Adams gave her aides cause for concern

Clinton speechwriter Schwerin made the remark in an email to fellow Clinton aides after an Irish-American event.

# ira - Thursday 29 September, 2016

Gerry Adams is suing the BBC for alleging he approved murder of Denis Donaldson

Donaldson (55) was shot dead at an isolated cottage near Glenties in Co Donegal in April 2006.

# ira - Saturday 24 September, 2016

Vincent Browne: I'm no friend of Gerry Adams, but the BBC Spotlight programme on him was tittle-tattle

The programme was compromised from the outside, filled with bullshit drama effects alongside dodgy journalism, writes Vincent Browne.

# ira - Wednesday 21 September, 2016

Gerry Adams rejects claims that he sanctioned murder of IRA double agent

Denis Donaldson was shot dead months after admitting in 2005 he had been an MI5 agent for more than 20 years.

# ira - Friday 16 September, 2016

Three Dublin men charged with membership of the IRA

All three were remanded in custody and are due in court again on Tuesday.

# ira - Wednesday 17 August, 2016

Two Sligo men charged with IRA membership appear before Special Criminal Court

The men, aged 27 and 35, made no comment when they were arrested by gardaí.

# ira - Thursday 4 August, 2016

Man arrested over 2006 murder of Denis Donaldson

The man in his 40s is currently being detained in Letterkenny Garda Station.

# ira - Wednesday 27 July, 2016

From The42 'He's a very strong person' - Olympics-bound Saskia Tidey on father's IRA kidnap ordeal Interview

'He's a very strong person' - Olympics-bound Saskia Tidey on father's IRA kidnap ordeal

The former Quinnsworth supermarket boss was rescued from Derrada Wood, Ballinamore in Leitrim 33 years ago

# ira - Tuesday 26 July, 2016

Two men arrested over 2006 murder of Denis Donaldson

He worked as an agent for the police and MI5 for 20 years.

# ira - Thursday 7 July, 2016

Ivor Bell will go on trial over alleged involvement in Jean McConville kidnap and murder

The 79-year-old is also charged with being a member of the IRA.

# ira - Wednesday 8 June, 2016

The PSNI has delayed a statement about IRA spy "Stakeknife"

It was due tomorrow, but will be released on Friday.

# ira - Tuesday 7 June, 2016

20 years on: Family, friends and colleagues gather to remember Jerry McCabe

The detective garda was shot dead by the IRA on this day 20 years ago.

# ira - Sunday 1 May, 2016

New book argues RIC was not a 'colonial oppressive police force'

The book, written by a serving garda sergeant, pays tribute to the 46 Irish RIC men who were killed during the War of Independence.

# ira - Sunday 13 March, 2016

‘We need to assess the threat to the 1916 commemorations’

There needs to be a carefully choreographed evacuation plan with an event of this size, writes Tom Clonan.

# ira - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

‘I’m totally lost without you, I’m broken’: Vincent Ryan funeral hears of girlfriend’s heartbreak

Kelly Smyth told mourners they were supposed to get married, but that happy future has been taken from her now.

# ira - Monday 7 March, 2016

The 9 at 9: Monday

Here’s everything you need to know as you start your day.

‘New IRA’ claims responsibility for Belfast prison officer attack

The group said in a statement to the BBC that it was responsible for the bomb explosion.

# ira - Friday 26 February, 2016

Inside Slab Murphy's multi-million euro, cross-border smuggling empire

Murphy ran a profitable cross-border trade, first with pigs and cattle and then with fuel and oil.

# ira - Tuesday 23 February, 2016

Police use enhanced power to seize money from New IRA

“Money that may have been used to buy guns and explosives to attack members of the community … has been taken out of circulation.”

# ira - Wednesday 10 February, 2016

Today is a big day for the truth about the ‘Birmingham Six’ IRA pub bombings

In two weeks we’ll know if there’s enough evidence to open an inquest.

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