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Humphrey Atkins on Northern Ireland hunger strikers

Title
Humphrey Atkins on Northern Ireland hunger strikers
Genre
Speech; Parliamentary debate
TX Date
15 Jan 1981
Year of production
1981
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Duration
00:03:37
Description
Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, Humphrey Atkins makes a statement in the House of Commons about the political demands of the Northern Ireland hunger strikers. Other speakers include: Robert Dudley MP; Tom Cox MP.
Contributors
Humphrey Atkins; Tom Cox; Robert Dudley
Keywords
Political prisoners; Government; Internal politics; Northern Ireland; British; Political protests; Prisons; Maze Prison; Hunger; Prisoners; Armagh Prison

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