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...American to rocket into a sub-orbital pattern around the Earth, flying aboard the Liberty Bell 7.In 1972, the Irish Republican Army carried out 22 bombings in Belfast, Northern Ireland, killing nine people and injuring 130 in what became known...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-21
Local
Tommy Sands

...Sands is guardedly optimistic about the peace process in Northern Ireland. So is much of the country, after the Irish Republican Army announced seven months ago its plan to renounce violence and "dump arms." That's cause for hope after years...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/022406/loc_20060224016.shtml
News
Outside editorials: Is the Irish political conflict now over?

...Angeles Times: Sound off on the important issues at In a once-unthinkable concession, the political wing of the Irish Republican Army voted Sunday to recognize the authority of the new Police Service of Northern Ireland. Meeting in Dublin, Sinn...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/013107/opi_20070131008.shtml
Opinion
Northern Ireland's slippery peace

...calling for mutual governance, the peace process is in trouble. The key issue is the refusal of the pro-Catholic Irish Republican Army to give up its weapons - even a token few as a show of good faith. The IRA, which for 18 months has honored a...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/020999/Ope_edit.html
Opinion
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...calling for mutual governance, the peace process is in trouble. The key issue is the refusal of the pro-Catholic Irish Republican Army to give up its weapons - even a token few as a show of good faith. The IRA, which for 18 months has honored a...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/020999/Ope_edit.shtml
Outside editorial: Adams, Paisley are Extreme statesmen

...parliament for a Protestant people" for most of the 20th century. Adams' party is the political alter ego of the Irish Republican Army, a terrorist organization that only recently abandoned the "armed struggle" against Protestants and the British...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/032807/opi_20070328025.shtml
Opinion
Officials suspect 50 terror groups operate in Canada

...Force 17, Egyptian Al Jihad and various other Sunni groups from across the Middle East, CSIS said. CSIS said the Irish Republican Army, Tamil Tigers and Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) and major Sikh terrorist groups also have supporters in Canada...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/070505/sta_20050705003.shtml
News
Stand by our country's principles

...groups: the Baader-Meinhof gang in Germany, Brigade Rossi in Italy, the Basque separatists, the Provisional Irish Republican Army, the Irish National Liberation Army, the Ulster Defence Force and the Ulster Defence Association. The last four...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/031306/let_20060313006.shtml
Opinion
We can't always be lucky

...prevent future cargo bomb attacks, Americans need to reflect on the reality that we can't always be lucky. As an Irish Republican Army spokesman said after a failed attempt to kill British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher in 1984, "... remember...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/121410/opi_756389188.shtml
Opinion
My turn: Frank Murkowski deserves praise for his support of democracy

...on record 396-0 and the Senate 97-1 in favor of granting the visa and having granted visas to the likes of Irish Republican Army "terrorist" Gerry Adams and the PLO's Yasser Arafat, it was hard to deny a democratically elected president...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/102407/opi_20071024030.shtml
Opinion

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