14 April 2005 Edition
IRA will respond "in due course"
In a brief statement released to the Press Association on Thursday, the IRA responded to Gerry Adams' appeal of the previous day. The short statement read:
"The leadership of the IRA was given notice of the appeal by Sinn Féin President Gerry Adams.
"We have noted his comments.
"The IRA will give his appeal due consideration and will respond in due course."