AP front Issue 2 - 2021 - 200dpi

3 August 2021 Edition

50th anniversary of Internment without trial 9 August 1971

3 August 2021

50 years ago on 9 August 1971 the British government in London, at the request of the Unionist government in Stormont, imposed internment without trial in the Six Counties, pouring petrol on the flames of conflict. We re-publish here the story of Internment as told by the late historian Shane Mac Thomáis. Free article


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