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Ireland / Troops / Firebombers #10248

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 07, 1970
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(Studio) North Ireland wants British general recalled.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Belfast, North Ireland) 11,000 troops in Belfast; guns can't stop religious hatred; troops to shoot to kill firebombers. [Unidentified British SOLDIER - says would kill civilian if ordered to do so.] [Parliament member Gerard FITT - says Britain should have learned about shooting Irish from 1916.] Many believe IRA (Irish Republican Army) responsible for firebombings; soldiers caught in middle, no solution.
REPORTER: Howard Tuckner

Reporter(s):
Reynolds, Frank;
Tuckner, Howard
Duration:
00:02:00

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