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Northern Ireland Conflict #205105

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 19, 1969
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(Studio) P. Min. Harold Wilson says British troops to assume responsibility for North Ireland security. He met with North Irish P. Min. James Chichester-Clark. Uneasy peace there.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Belfast, North Ireland) Youngsters man barricades and play at war. 750 homeless families exist. 26-yr. old Sam McLaren's funeral held. Fire occurs near suspected IRA (Irish Republican Army) headquarters Children turn in empty milk bottles; formerly used for bombs.
REPORTER: Bert Quint

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Quint, Bert
Duration:
00:02:30

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