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St Patrick’s breakthrough for Belfast

Belfast enjoyed its first ever official St. Patrick’s Day parade with good cheer at the weekend despite disagreement over the waving of the Irish flag.

Published March 20, 2006



The Irishmen who died for Mexico

The Saint Patrick’s Battalion in the US-Mexican War has placed the Irish as a revered race in Mexico; even to this day, an Irish person in Mexico will be told a countless number of times about the famous ‘Irish Martyrs’ who defected from the US Army and gave their lives trying to save Mexico from US aggression from 1846-1848.

Published March 20, 2006



THE GHOST OF STORMONT

A “shadow assembly” could operate in Belfast for a “few months” while efforts are made to restore power-sharing, Bertie Ahern has said.

Published March 20, 2006



Adams defies ‘carrot and stick’ pressure

Efforts by Gerry Adams to brief Irish-American supporters of the peace process this week were hampered by a fund-raising ban and travel issues.

Published March 20, 2006



Govts seek to quell concern over CIA renditions

Aircraft used by the CIA to transport prisoners to countries where they are reportedly being tortured have landed in the North, it has been revealed.

Published March 20, 2006



Birmingham Six man seeks apology

One of the Birmingham Six has promised to launch legal action against the British government unless he gets a public apology.

Published March 20, 2006



Renewed US support sought for peace process

The US government and Irish Americans have been urged to support Sinn Féin’s call for the implementation of the Good Friday Agreement.

Published March 20, 2006



The Diary of Bobby Sands (part 2)

For the first seventeen days of his hunger-strike 25 years ago this week, Bobby Sands kept a secret diary in which he wrote his thoughts and views.

The following is his writings for the last eight days. It is extracted from ‘Skylark Sing your Lonely Song: An Anthology of the Writings of Bobby Sands.

Published March 16, 2006



US FOCUS ON POLICING, PAISLEY

US envoy Ambassador Mitchell Reiss has suggested that Sinn Féin’s insistence on further police reform can be equated with the DUP’s refusal to hold talks with republicans.

Published March 16, 2006



Adams appeals for peace progress

Sinn Féin President Gerry Adams MP has said he is increasingly concerned at the handling of the current talks by the Dublin and London governments and the recent partisan behaviour of the US government.

Published March 16, 2006



Exclusion not an option - Hain

Britain’s Direct Ruler in Ireland, Peter Hain, has made it clear that he will not bar Sinn Féin from a restored Belfast Assembly or power-sharing administration.

Published March 16, 2006



Court setback for Save Tara campaign

An environmentalist has had legal costs of up to 600,000 Euros (Stg413,000) awarded against him after he lost his court challenge against the routing of the M3 motorway near the Hill of Tara.

Published March 16, 2006



Struggle for freedom is story worth reading

Last Thursday, March 9 was Bobby Sands’s birthday. He would have been 52.

Published March 16, 2006



Adams, Ahern back emigrants’ rights

Sinn Féin President Gerry Adams in New York yesterday morning pledged his party’s “full support for the Irish Lobby for Immigration Reform.

Published March 16, 2006



Institutional inequality must end

The North’s Equality Commission is being urged to begin investigations of public institutions with records of discrimination.

Published March 16, 2006



The shots that changed the world forever

By Tom McGurk (for the Sunday Business Post)

The public commentary ever since Bertie Ahern announced the revival of the 1916 memorial parade has been fascinating.

Published March 13, 2006



Disgust at 1916 ‘Sale of the century’

There has been an outcry over a planned auction of historical documents and artifacts associated with the 1916 Rising.

Published March 13, 2006



The Bomb to End All Bombs?

Did a British agent at the heart of a dissident republican group engineer the Omagh bomb?

Published March 13, 2006



ADAMS TO MEET BUSH

Sinn Féin President Gerry Adams has accepted a St Patrick’s Day invitation to the White House despite a US administration ban on his fundraising plans and strong Irish opposition to George Bush’s foreign policy.

Published March 13, 2006



UVF ‘hit list’ destroyed by PSNI

An apparent hit list found in the home of a unionist paramilitary murder suspect was later destroyed by the PSNI, it has emerged.

Published March 13, 2006

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