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# pira - Monday 25 February, 2019

'We want the truth': New inquests into Birmingham pub bombings begin
# IRA
# IRA

'We want the truth': New inquests into Birmingham pub bombings begin

Feb 25th 2019, 11:15 PM 7,925 Views 0 Comments

The attack on two pubs came at the height of the Troubles in Northern Ireland.

# pira - Tuesday 22 December, 2015

Gerry Adams: People who were involved in the IRA are not criminals
# A Good Republican
# A Good Republican

Gerry Adams: People who were involved in the IRA are not criminals

Dec 22nd 2015, 1:49 PM 23,559 Views 273 Comments

The Sinn Féin leader has been answering questions for a fourth day in a row about Thomas ‘Slab’ Murphy’s conviction.

# pira - Thursday 29 October, 2015

Mary Lou's Sinn Féin leadership bid has one very important supporter
# No Vacancy Right Now
# No Vacancy Right Now

Mary Lou's Sinn Féin leadership bid has one very important supporter

Oct 29th 2015, 4:44 PM 26,533 Views 75 Comments

The Sinn Féin leader has given his backing to his deputy.

# pira - Tuesday 27 October, 2015

Mary Lou says Sinn Féin members - and not the IRA - will pick next leader
# Actually Have Gone Away
# Actually Have Gone Away

Mary Lou says Sinn Féin members - and not the IRA - will pick next leader

Oct 27th 2015, 9:30 PM 15,697 Views 193 Comments

A weekend newspaper report claimed the IRA has a say in who will succeed Gerry Adams – and does not favour McDonald.

# pira - Friday 23 October, 2015

Sinn Féin TD defends sarcastic tweets about 'getting instructions from Army Council'
# Not Hacked
# Not Hacked

Sinn Féin TD defends sarcastic tweets about 'getting instructions from Army Council'

Oct 23rd 2015, 1:32 PM 22,717 Views 172 Comments

The Meath West deputy said he was “lampooning” other politicians’ criticism of his party.

# pira - Wednesday 21 October, 2015

'British spy' and IRA agent Stakeknife to be investigated over 24 murders
# Freddie Scappaticci
# Freddie Scappaticci

'British spy' and IRA agent Stakeknife to be investigated over 24 murders

Oct 21st 2015, 11:18 PM 24,035 Views 65 Comments

Freddie Scappaticci has consistently denied being an informer.

Sinn Féin TD calls Micheál Martin the 'prime gurrier' of Leinster House
# Tense Scenes
# Tense Scenes

Sinn Féin TD calls Micheál Martin the 'prime gurrier' of Leinster House

Oct 21st 2015, 3:50 PM 25,429 Views 168 Comments

The status of the Provisional IRA was the subject of a tense and fraught debate in the Dáil earlier.

'You could do this interview without me': Gerry Adams had a run-in with RTÉ earlier
# Army Council
# Army Council

'You could do this interview without me': Gerry Adams had a run-in with RTÉ earlier

Oct 21st 2015, 3:39 PM 31,502 Views 136 Comments

The Sinn Féin leader and RTÉ presenter Áine Lawlor battled it out.

Who runs Sinn Féin?
# State Of The Nation
# State Of The Nation

Who runs Sinn Féin?

Oct 21st 2015, 12:00 PM 18,830 Views 277 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

The 9 at 9: Wednesday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Oct 21st 2015, 8:50 AM 12,837 Views 8 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know this morning.

# pira - Wednesday 9 September, 2015

Gerry Adams: Sinn Féin had nothing to do with Kevin McGuigan's murder
# Arrests
# Arrests

Gerry Adams: Sinn Féin had nothing to do with Kevin McGuigan's murder

Sep 9th 2015, 10:44 PM 33,122 Views 203 Comments

The party’s northern chairman Bobby Storey was arrested today in relation to the killing.

# pira - Thursday 27 August, 2015

Mary Lou: Sinn Féin ain't going away, you know
# Tough Talking
# Tough Talking

Mary Lou: Sinn Féin ain't going away, you know

Aug 27th 2015, 10:45 AM 17,327 Views 190 Comments

The party’s deputy leader has hit out at attempts to “smear this proud Republican Party and our leader”.

# pira - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

The Garda Commissioner has weighed in on the existence of the IRA
# Correcting The Record
# Correcting The Record

The Garda Commissioner has weighed in on the existence of the IRA

Aug 26th 2015, 11:00 PM 25,380 Views 193 Comments

Noirin O’Sullivan tonight took the unusual step of intervening in an ongoing row.

# pira - Tuesday 25 August, 2015

Sinn Féin says Frances Fitzgerald may have broken rules with 'political smears'
# Kevin Mcguigan
# Kevin Mcguigan

Sinn Féin says Frances Fitzgerald may have broken rules with 'political smears'

Aug 25th 2015, 4:30 PM 20,881 Views 270 Comments

Meanwhile, the Justice Minister has asked the Garda Commissioner to liaise with the PSNI in assessing the current status of the Provisional IRA.

# pira - Monday 24 August, 2015

Sinn Féin hits back at 'cynical and wholly self-serving' attacks
# Kevin Mcguigan
# Kevin Mcguigan

Sinn Féin hits back at 'cynical and wholly self-serving' attacks

Aug 24th 2015, 4:30 PM 19,153 Views 329 Comments

Sinn Féin and Gerry Adams are coming in for criticism this morning.

# pira - Sunday 23 August, 2015

Coveney: Comments about Provisional IRA criminal activity 'of real concern'
# Provisional IRA
# Provisional IRA

Coveney: Comments about Provisional IRA criminal activity 'of real concern'

Aug 23rd 2015, 3:53 PM 14,333 Views 196 Comments

The Defence Minister said the Irish government must remain very cautious when responding to the PSNI chief’s comments.

# pira - Saturday 22 August, 2015

The Provisional IRA still exists but it's 'no longer engaged in terrorism'
# Peaceful
# Peaceful

The Provisional IRA still exists but it's 'no longer engaged in terrorism'

Aug 22nd 2015, 7:27 PM 24,486 Views 271 Comments

PSNI Chief George Hamilton said the primary focus of the organisation is now promoting a peaceful, political Republican agenda.

# pira - Friday 21 August, 2015

The 5 at 5: Friday
# Take 5
# Take 5

The 5 at 5: Friday

Aug 21st 2015, 4:54 PM 7,070 Views 2 Comments

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# pira - Thursday 4 December, 2014

Former IRA officer: 'Gardaí colluded with us during the Troubles'
# Kieran Conway
# Kieran Conway

Former IRA officer: 'Gardaí colluded with us during the Troubles'

Dec 4th 2014, 10:25 AM 15,094 Views 102 Comments

The IRA’s former head of intelligence has made the claims in a new book.

# pira - Tuesday 27 August, 2013

Jean McConville family launch civil action against PSNI & MoD
# The Disappeared
# The Disappeared

Jean McConville family launch civil action against PSNI & MoD

Aug 27th 2013, 2:16 PM 4,807 Views 30 Comments

The mother of ten was abducted, tortured and killed by the IRA in 1972. Her body was found in Louth ten years ago today.

# pira - Sunday 4 August, 2013

Man in early 20s arrested over 2007 killing of Paul Quinn in Monaghan
# Murder Inquiry
# Murder Inquiry

Man in early 20s arrested over 2007 killing of Paul Quinn in Monaghan

Aug 4th 2013, 6:51 PM 11,175 Views 24 Comments

The 21-year-old was beaten to death by a gang of masked men at a barn in Tullycora. Members of the IRA are believed to have been behind the attack.

# pira - Friday 8 February, 2013

Column: To move on from the Troubles we have to face the past with compassion
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: To move on from the Troubles we have to face the past with compassion

Feb 8th 2013, 7:00 AM 99 Views 41 Comments

Behind each death of the Troubles are real, grieving people – many of whom have been waiting for the truth for far too long, writes David McCann.

# pira - Wednesday 16 January, 2013

Man charged with membership of an unlawful organisation
# Charged
# Charged

Man charged with membership of an unlawful organisation

Jan 16th 2013, 8:45 PM 9,047 Views 0 Comments

The man, in his 40s, was arrested in Limerick last Monday.

# pira - Tuesday 28 June, 2011

Grave being excavated in search for 'Disappeared' teen
# The Disappeared
# The Disappeared

Grave being excavated in search for 'Disappeared' teen

Jun 28th 2011, 6:07 PM 776 Views 0 Comments

Investigators working on theory that remains of IRA victim were secreted in plot.

# pira - Friday 30 July, 2010

Adams denies IRA involved in death of 'disappeared' man
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Adams denies IRA involved in death of 'disappeared' man

Jul 30th 2010, 6:43 PM 164 Views 0 Comments

Search continues for missing victims continues as remains discovered yesterday are examined.