Issue 2 - 2024 200dpi

15 October 1998 Edition

Demilitarise South Armagh

15 October 1998

On 30 September the RUC Chief Constable Ronnie Flanagan said that ``significant reductions'' in security in the Bessbrook area of South area would take place within the next thirty six hours. Around the same time, the media was informed - and dutifully reported - that the British Army checkpoint at Cloghogue on the main Belfast-Dublin road was to be removed. Free article

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