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Edward Heath on car bomb attack

Title
Edward Heath on car bomb attack
Genre
Interview
TX Date
Oct 1975
Year of production
1975
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Duration
00:01:30
Description
Edward Heath has escaped assassination by a car bomb, which was planted outside a restaurant near his home (13/10/75). He is shaken, but comments on the futility of such attacks, and says the recent bombing campaign on London will not make the British withdraw from Northern Ireland. Heath’s home was targeted in an attack in 12/74. Male interviewer not identified.
Contributors
Edward Heath
Keywords
London; Internal politics; Northern Ireland; Terrorism; Edward Heath; Bombs

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