2 July 1998 Edition

Savage sentence on election day

2 July 1998

It was ironic that on the day the people of the Six Counties went to the polls to elect representatives to the new assembly amidst earnest expressions of goodwill and hope for new beginnings from the British government, its judiciary was sentencing yet another Irish republican to a 25 year jail sentence amidst howls for blood from Conservative MPs and the right-wing British press. Free article

Jarrai speaks of close ties with SFY

2 July 1998

The leader of a Basque youth delegation to Ireland, Ana Lizarralde, spoke this week in an interview with An Phoblacht of the growing ties between Jarrai (their youth movement) and Sinn Féin Youth. Free article

SF at UDP Conference - in Portugal

2 July 1998

Tina Tully, from Cavan, recently represented Sinn Fein at the 12th Congress of the UDP, a socialist political party in Portugal, and had the opportunity of meeting with the President of the Portuguese Parliament. Free article

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