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This week - Men of Easter

Title
This week - Men of Easter
Genre
Interview
TX Date
29 Apr 1976
Year of production
1976
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Duration
00:02:04
Description
David O’Connell, former IRA chief of staff, interviewed on the Thames Television This Week programme by Peter Taylor, on the provisionals’ bombing policy including attacks on the UK mainland. He claims the British Government privately wants troops out but won’t admit this publicly.
Contributors
Thames Television; Peter Taylor; David O’Connell
Keywords
Internal politics; Northern Ireland; Terrorism; Ireland; UK; IRA; Army

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