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Building tensions in Andersonstown

Title
Building tensions in Andersonstown
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1981
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Duration
00:06:31
Description
Report on anger over army raids in Andersonstown, Belfast in the context of hunger strikes at the Maze Prison and IRA trying to raise support. Schoolteacher Irene Turner(?) talks about an army raid on her street. Another local woman (not identified) comments. Male reporter not identified. Crackle on audio.
Contributors
Irene Turner(?)
Keywords
Internal politics; Armed forces; Northern Ireland; Terrorism; UK; British; Prisons; Terrorists; IRA; Military affairs; Children (age group); Children (family); Republicanism; Maze Prison; Hunger; Army; Prisoners; Guns; Belfast; Andersonstown; Bobby Sands; Falls Road

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