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Loyalist strike in Northern Ireland

Title
Loyalist strike in Northern Ireland
Genre
News report
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1977
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Duration
00:02:39
Description
Jill Lourie reports on the beating up of unionist MP Harold McCusker as he was led from court (which she witnessed), the angry mood of the crowd and anti-press feeling as the loyalist strike continues in Northern Ireland.
Contributors
Jill Lourie
Keywords
Internal politics; Strikes; Northern Ireland; Press; UK; Harold McCusker; Ian Paisley; Roy Mason; Ernest Baird

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