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Northern Ireland / Protestant Parade / British Troops #44797

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Aug 12, 1976
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(Studio) British security forces send reinforcements to Londonderry, North Ireland, in peace effort during march by 10,000 Protestants. Such a march in 1969 set off sectarian feud, which has cost more than 1600 lives.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(N. Ireland) 1969 Apprentice Boys March, commemorating Protestant victory over Catholics almost 300 years ago, noted. Events on eve of this years march also noted. Riots 7 years ago in Catholic sectors caused Britain troops to be brought in to restore order; this was start of troubles in North Ireland today.
REPORTER: Hilary Brown

Brown, Hilary;
Reasoner, Harry

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