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Northern Ireland #20222

ABC Evening News for Monday, Apr 17, 1972
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(Studio) New rash of shooting incidents between British soldiers and IRA (Irish Republican Army) gunmen erupts in North Ireland.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Belfast, North Ireland) British soldier kills IRA (Irish Republican Army) leader; IRA (Irish Republican Army) retaliates by killing 3 soldiers. Young boys throw rocks. Soldiers fire back rubber bullets. IRA (Irish Republican Army) snipers return live fire. Gun battle ensues.
REPORTER: Jerry King

(Studio) In Londonderry, North Ireland, British explosives experts attempt to diffuse large bomb planted in shirt factory next to army headquarters IRA offers to dismantle it if British leave.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

King, Jerry;
Reasoner, Harry

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