Northern Ireland: Man Arrested Over Kingsmill Massacre Of 10 Protestant Workmen 40 Years Ago
A man has been arrested on suspicion of the sectarian murders of 10 Protestant workmen in one of the most notorious outrages of the Northern Ireland Troubles.
Aidan McAnespie
Aidan McAnespie (1965–21 February 1988) was an Irish Catholic who was killed by a British soldier with a bullet from a heavy machine-gun at Aughnacloy border checkpoint in County Tyrone, Norther...
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Northern Ireland: Man Arrested Over Kingsmill Massacre Of 10 Protestant Workmen 40 Years Ago
A man has been arrested on suspicion of the sectarian murders of 10 Protestant workmen in one of the most notorious outrages of the Northern Ireland Troubles.
Kingsmill massacre
The Kingsmill massacre took place on 5 January 1976 near the village of Kingsmill in south County Armagh, Northern Ireland. Gunmen stopped eleven Ulster Protestant workmen travelling on a minibus, lin...
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John Barnhill (politician)
John Eccles Nixon Barnhill (11 April 1905 – 12 December 1971) was an Ulster Unionist Party member of the Senate of Northern Ireland in the Stormont Parliament. Born near Strabane, the son of W....
Miriam Daly
Miriam Daly (1928 – 26 June 1980) was an Irish republican activist and university lecturer who was assassinated by Ulster loyalist paramilitaries.She was born in the Curragh Irish Army camp, Kildare, ...
Jim Lynagh
Jim Lynagh (13 April 1956 – 8 May 1987) from Monaghan Town, County Monaghan, Republic of Ireland, was a volunteer in the East Tyrone Brigade of the Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA).
One of ...
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Pearse Jordan
Pearse Jordan (12 December 1969–25 November 1992) was a Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA) volunteer killed by a Royal Ulster Constabulary officer. In 2001 the European Court of Human Righ...
Pearse Jordan - Wikipedia
Charles Breslin
Charles "Charlie" Breslin (5 September 1964 – 23 February 1985) was a volunteer in the West Tyrone Brigade of the Provisional Irish Republican Army from Strabane, County Tyrone, Northern Irelan...
Brian Robinson (loyalist)
Brian Robinson (c. 1962 - 2 September 1989 ) was a loyalist from Belfast, Northern Ireland and member of the Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF) who was witnessed murdering a Catholic civilian. His death as ...
Brian Robinson (loyalist) - Wikipedia
Drummuckavall Ambush
The Drummuckavall Ambush was an attack by the South Armagh Brigade of the Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA) on a British Army observation post southeast of Crossmaglen, County Armagh, along the ...
Drummuckavall Ambush - Wikipedia
John Turnley
John Turnley (born c.1935 – 5 June 1980) was an Irish Protestant politician and activist. Originally from a Unionist background he was gradually drawn to Irish nationalism and became a Republica...
John Turnley - Wikipedia
Chlorane Bar attack
The Chlorane Bar attack was a mass shooting at a city centre pub on 5 June 1976 in Belfast, Northern Ireland. It was carried out by the Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF), a loyalist paramilitary organisati...
Chlorane Bar attack - Wikipedia
Corporals killings
British Army corporals David Howes and Derek Wood were killed by the Provisional IRA on 19 March 1988 in Belfast, Northern Ireland, in an event which became knowns as the corporals killings. The plain...
Corporals killings - Wikipedia
Billy Wright (loyalist)
William Stephen "Billy" Wright (7 July 1960 – 27 December 1997) was a prominent Ulster loyalist during the ethno-nationalist conflict in Northern Ireland known as the Troubles. He joined the Ulster Vo...
Billy Wright (loyalist) - Wikipedia
Pat Finucane (solicitor)
Patrick Finucane (1949 – 12 February 1989) was a Northern Irish human rights lawyer murdered by loyalist paramilitaries acting in collusion with the British government intelligence service MI5. In 201...
Pat Finucane (solicitor) - Wikipedia
James Stronge (politician)
Major James Matthew Stronge (21 June 1932 – 21 January 1981) was a soldier and Ulster Unionist Party MP in the Parliament of Northern Ireland, and the later Northern Ireland Assembly. He was the...
James Stronge (politician) - Wikipedia
Miami Showband killings
The Miami Showband killings (also called the Miami Showband Massacre) was an attack by the Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF), a loyalist paramilitary group, on 31 July 1975. It took place on the A1 road at...
Miami Showband killings - Wikipedia
Larry Marley
Laurence "Larry" Marley (c. 1946 – 2 April 1987) was a Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA) member from Ardoyne, North Belfast. He was one of the masterminds behind the 1983 mass escape of republic...
Larry Marley - Wikipedia
1991 Cappagh killings
The 1991 Cappagh killings was a gun attack by the loyalist Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF) on 3 March 1991 in the village of Cappagh, County Tyrone, Northern Ireland. A unit of the UVF's Mid-Ulster Briga...
1991 Cappagh killings - Wikipedia
Drumcree conflict
The Drumcree conflict or Drumcree standoff is an ongoing dispute over a yearly parade in the town of Portadown, Northern Ireland. The dispute is between the Orange Order (an Ulster Protestant, unionis...
Drumcree conflict - Wikipedia
Robert Bradford (Northern Irish politician)
Rev. Robert Jonathan Bradford (8 June 1941 – 14 November 1981) was a Methodist Minister and a Vanguard Unionist and Ulster Unionist Member of Parliament for the Belfast South constituency in Northern ...
Edgar Graham
Edgar Samuel David Graham, MPA, BL (1954 – 7 December 1983), was an Ulster Unionist Party (UUP) politician and academic from Northern Ireland. He was perceived as a rising star of both legal studies a...
Herbert Westmacott
Captain Herbert Richard Westmacott, MC (11 January 1952 – 2 May 1980) was a British Army officer who became the first person to be awarded a posthumous Military Cross. As an officer of ...
Bayardo Bar attack
The Bayardo Bar attack took place on 13 August 1975 in Belfast, Northern Ireland. A unit of the Provisional IRA Belfast Brigade, led by Brendan McFarlane, launched a bombing and shooting attack on the...
Bayardo Bar attack - Wikipedia
Norman Stronge
Captain The Rt Hon. Sir Charles Norman Lockhart Stronge, 8th Baronet, MC, PC (NI), JP (23 July 1894 – 21 January 1981), was a senior Ulster Unionist Party politician in Northern Ireland.Prior to...
Norman Stronge - Wikipedia
Operation Motorman
Operation Motorman was a large operation carried out by the British Army in Northern Ireland during the Troubles. The operation took place in the early hours of 31 July 1972 with the aim of retaking t...
Operation Motorman - Wikipedia