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Libyan arms sales to Northern Ireland

Title
Libyan arms sales to Northern Ireland
Genre
Interview
TX Date
May 1980
Year of production
1980
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Duration
00:03:03
Description
Interview with former Northern Ireland and Home Secretary Merlyn Rees on the evidence of Libyan arms sales to terrorist groups in Northern Ireland and the flouting of diplomatic rules at the Libyan People’s Bureau in London. Male interviewer not identified.
Contributors
Merlyn Rees
Keywords
Middle East; Northern Ireland; Terrorism; UK; Embassies and consulates; Terrorists; Arms sales; IRA; Heads of state; Diplomats; Muammar al-Gaddafi; Libya

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