Issue 1 - 2023 front

30 April 1998 Edition

Nationalists murdered

30 April 1998

A Catholic student was shot dead in a sectarian attack in the early hours of last Saturday morning, just hours after a loyalist rally in Antrim town. The killing came within days of the loyalist murder of a Catholic council worker in Portadown. Free article

Change is a permanent condition

30 April 1998

You can make a wrong choice in your strategy but if you do it as a united force you can later change your course. Free article

Saoirse is the call in South Armagh

30 April 1998

There was a massive turnout at a Saoirse rally in the South Armagh town of Crossmaglen last Sunday. Free article


Military fist tightens in Bessbrook

30 April 1998

The village of Bessbrook in South Armagh has seen an increase in harrassment of the local people by the British army in recent weeks. Free article

Parades Body blow

30 April 1998

The death knell must surely have been sounded over the Parades Commission following last week happenings when the commission's Preliminary Determination report was pulled after the intervention of British prime minister Tony Blair. Free article

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