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#Omagh Bombing

# omagh-bombing - Monday 8 April, 2019

Explosives found in Dublin car equal to over half amount used in Omagh bombing, court hears

John Roche (55) and John Brock (46) were last week found guilty of possessing 167kg of explosives in the boot of a car.

# omagh-bombing - Monday 11 March, 2019

Three men found liable for Omagh bombing adjudicated bankrupt

The bankruptcy applications were brought by lawyers acting for relatives of those killed in the bombing.

# omagh-bombing - Wednesday 14 November, 2018

From The42 Omagh bombing, a united cause and Griffin’s 30-yard strike: when Northern Ireland came to Dublin in 1999 Coming Together This post contains videos

Omagh bombing, a united cause and Griffin’s 30-yard strike: when Northern Ireland came to Dublin in 1999

In May 1999, a charity match was organised to raise funds for victims of the Omagh bombing. Former defender Danny Griffin recalls the game and his winning goal.

# omagh-bombing - Wednesday 15 August, 2018

'Those scars will never go away': Special ceremony to mark 20th anniversary of Omagh bombing

The 1998 bombing was the single worst atrocity of the Troubles.

# omagh-bombing - Sunday 12 August, 2018

Families hold interfaith service to mark 20-year anniversary of Omagh bombing

The Real IRA car bomb killed 29 people and two unborn children.

# omagh-bombing - Friday 9 February, 2018

From The Daily Edge Derry Girls finished up last night with a really poignant ending about a bombing Derry Girls

# omagh-bombing - Thursday 29 September, 2016

Two alleged Omagh bombers have lost a European challenge to a landmark ruling against them

Michael McKevitt and Liam Campbell argued that a civil trial against them was unfair.

# omagh-bombing - Tuesday 1 March, 2016

Case dropped against man accused of Omagh bombing

A spokesperson for the PPS said that the evidence simply was not there to secure a conviction.

# omagh-bombing - Thursday 30 October, 2014

Intelligence on Real IRA Omagh bomb was 'withheld from police'

But the information could not have prevented the attack according to a new report.

# omagh-bombing - Thursday 26 June, 2014

The Irishman accused of Real IRA gun-running in Lithuania is to face a retrial

Michael Campbell was originally sentenced to 12 years in prison but his conviction was overturned.

# omagh-bombing - Friday 11 April, 2014

Omagh bombing: Seamus Daly - 43, from Monaghan - charged with 29 counts of murder

Daly and three others were found to be responsible for the 1998 attack in a civil action.

Omagh bombing accused to appear in court today

The man will appear in Dungannon Magistrates Court this morning.

# omagh-bombing - Thursday 8 August, 2013

Amnesty International joins calls for Omagh inquiry

Human rights watchdog Amnesty International says that questions remain unanswered over the policing and intelligence gathering around the 1998 bombing which killed 29 people.

# omagh-bombing - Friday 19 April, 2013

Dissident republican McKevitt loses appeal over conviction on Real IRA membership

Michael McKevitt fails in a bid to have his conviction overturned because of evidence obtained under an unconstitutional warrant.

# omagh-bombing - Wednesday 20 March, 2013

Two found liable in Omagh bomb civil retrial

The retrial found Seamus Daly and Colm Murphy liable on the grounds of trespass to the person.

# omagh-bombing - Thursday 16 February, 2012

Government does not propose all-Ireland Omagh inquiry, says Tánaiste

Eamon Gilmore says that gardaí and the PSNI will maintain a close relationship, but that the govt isn’t pushing for an all-island inquiry.

# omagh-bombing - Monday 28 November, 2011

Real IRA leader to speak at Smithwick Tribunal

Michael McKevitt will speak to the tribunal at the Special Criminal Court in Dublin today. He is currently serving a 20-year sentence after being found guilty of directing terrorism.

# omagh-bombing - Friday 8 July, 2011

Relatives of Omagh victims may have been hacked by NOTW

Prime Minister David Cameron is to call a press conference on the hacking scandal today.

# omagh-bombing - Monday 10 January, 2011

The 9 at 9: Monday

Nine things you really need to know by 9am: Three investigations underway into gas leak at a Cork hotel; YouTube offers a glimpse inside the mind of Jared Lee Loughner, and the Beckhams’ good news.