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Northern Ireland / Terrorism #281981

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 07, 1982
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(Studio) Terrorist bombing of pub in Ballykelly, North Ireland, reported.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Ballykelly, North Ireland) Bombing, aimed at off-duty British troops and their dates, examined; films shown. [Pub manager Peter COOK - describes scene.] [Chief inspector Winston CRUTCHLEY - notes scale of disaster.] [MAN - describes condition of bodies.] Irish National Liberation Army, radical breakaway group of IRA, said claiming responsibility; doubt about organization's credibility of claim noted. [Prince CHARLES - is shattered by event.] Charles noted honorary commander of unit from which victims came.
REPORTER: Mark Phillips

Phillips, Mark;
Rather, Dan

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