ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 07, 1970
View other clips in this broadcast →
Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.
(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
Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.
Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.