Issue 2 - 2024 200dpi

21 May 1998 Edition

Looking to the future

21 May 1998

Mindful of the changed political landscape which they have helped to create, republicans are looking to the future with confidence. Free article

O'Toole stable after shooting

21 May 1998

Surrounded by flowers by his hospital bed a slightly subdued yet stable Larry O'Toole spoke this week to Michael Pierse. Free article

Sinn Fein carries message to US

21 May 1998

SF Ard Chomhairle members Pat Treanor, Martin Ferris and Joe Cahill last week briefed members of the Irish Northern Aid Committee, Clan na Gael and other American support groups about the latest developments in the Irish peace negotiations. Christy Ward, Regina Costa and Dennis M. Prebensen report. Free article


Judging the victims

21 May 1998

Sean O'Tuama examines how Kenneth Bloomfield's report downgrades victims of state forces Free article

Sinn Fein launch Yes vote

21 May 1998

On Friday 15 May, Sinn Fein launched its Yes campaign for the upcoming referenda on the Good Friday document. Party chairperson Mitchel McLaughlin, underlining the leading role that Sinn Fein has played in transforming the political landscape, called on people to ``recognise the unprecedented opportunity'' ahead. Free article

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