11 January 2001 Edition
11 January 2001
US has interests, not friends
Clinton's visit to Ireland appears to have sparked a debate about the US role in the peace process. To many republicans this debate might seem trivial and a distraction from the real issues.
An article in the Irish Times (23 December) by Congressman Ben Gilman - a strong opponent of British policy in Ireland - deserves reflection. In the Irish... Free article