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#on the runs

# on-the-runs - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

95 people with 'On the Run' letters are linked to 300 murders

A report into the so-called ‘On The Runs’ letters was published today

# on-the-runs - Sunday 22 March, 2015

Police investigating 'six key IRA suspects' who received on-the-run letters

As many as 200 republicans received these letters.

# on-the-runs - Wednesday 3 September, 2014

Former IRA members could face prosecution despite comfort letters

British Secretary of State to Northern Ireland Theresa Villiers has stated that the letters no longer serve as immunity from prosecution.

# on-the-runs - Thursday 17 July, 2014

On the run letters were "unprecedented and flawed", but not unlawful

The Hallett Review finds that two terrorism suspects were given letters in error.

# on-the-runs - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

PSNI chief to face questions on controversial 'on the runs' letters

Some 190 republicans were issued with ‘letters of comfort’ from the British comfort telling them they were no longer wanted in connection with historical crimes.

# on-the-runs - Thursday 13 March, 2014

Adams: Unionist parties risk dragging peace process back to 1998

The Sinn Féin leader, currently in the United States, criticised the UK government’s failure to agree on Haas proposals.

# on-the-runs - Tuesday 11 March, 2014

Tánaiste admits 'on-the-runs' controversy has 'derailed' progress in the North

Eamon Gilmore told the Dáil that talks on the contentious issues of flags, parades and the past were “derailed” after the release of John Downey.

# on-the-runs - Friday 28 February, 2014

"A deception by omission" - Robinson says the DUP was misled over 'on-the runs'

Martin McGuinness disagrees saying that if the DUP’s outbusts are about appeasing hardline unionists and electioneering.

The 9 at 9: Friday

Good morning. Here are the nine stories you need to know today as we head towards the weekend.

# on-the-runs - Thursday 27 February, 2014

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Good morning, here’s everything you need to know as you get stuck into your Thursday.