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Northern Ireland #460675

NBC Evening News for Monday, Jan 31, 1972
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(Studio) In retaliation for deaths of 13 demonstrators shot by British Army in Londonderry, IRA (Irish Republican Army) bombs 3 places in Belfast. In Dublin, Irish government recalls Ambassador to Britain.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Londonderry, North Ireland) Catholics strike; establishments close for 3 days to mourn dead. [Reverend John DALDY - says soldiers fired on unarmed civilians with no provocation.] [Lieutenant Colonel Richard WELFORD - says demonstrators fired first.]
REPORTER: Ray Scherer

(Studio) British Home Secretary Reginald Maudling, rpting. to House of Commons on situation in North Ireland, when physically assaulted by North Irish Parliamentary Representative Bernadette Devlin.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(London, England) [Miss DEVLIN - denounces British action in Ireland, says she's only sorry she didn't get Maudling by neck.

Chancellor, John;
Scherer, Ray

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