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Northern Ireland #459473

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Aug 22, 1971
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(Studio) Bomb explodes outside jail holding IRA (Irish Republican Army) members in Belfast, North Ireland.
REPORTER: Garrick Utley

(Belfast, North Ireland) Belfast neighborhoods becoming more segregated; those in mixed areas risk being burned out by Protestant or Catholic extremists; Catholic leaders calling 1-day strikes to get government to end violence; rent and tax strike also declared; film shows Britain Parliament member Bernadette Devlin's younger brother struck by rock as she speaks to crowd.
REPORTER: Robert Hager

(Londonderry, North Ireland) Film shows funeral of 19-yr.-old killed in gun battle with British troops; North Ireland minister for community relations warns country on verge of civil war.
REPORTER: Robert Hager

Hager, Robert;
Utley, Garrick

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