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Northern Ireland / Clark / Belfast #14262

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 16, 1971
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(Studio) Ireland Prime Min. Chichester-Clark returns to Belfast after talks with Britain Prime Min. Heath; predicts situation to get worse before it gets better.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Belfast, North Ireland) Catholic citizens initially welcomed British Army 2 years ago; now harbor most of IRA (Irish Republican Army) members. [Major Peter HISCOCK - says IRA close, has support of large part of civilians; trying to win over civilian support.] Constant incidents of provocation enclose confines of city.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

Jennings, Peter;
Reasoner, Harry

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