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Northern Ireland #462800

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Feb 06, 1972
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(Studio) Catholics defied ban and marched in Newry to protest killing of 13 civilians by British soldiers in similar march last Sunday in Londonderry.
REPORTER: Garrick Utley

(Newry, North Ireland) 2,000 British troops prepared for march. Police man barricades.
REPORTER: Robert Hager

(Newry outskirts) March organizers emphasized non-violence and avoidance of confrontation. [Chief Marshal, Sean HOLLYWOOD - broadcasts march plans.] March accomplished with no confrontations. [March leader, Rory MCSHANE - says no more marches planned; point made. Struggle in North Ireland said not just between British Army and IRA, but by mass of Irish people against Unionist system.]
REPORTER: Ray Scherer

(Studio) British P. Minister Edward Heath appeals for negotiations between Catholics and Protestants in North Ireland. Pope Paul prays for peace.
REPORTER: Garrick Utley

Hager, Robert;
Scherer, Ray;
Utley, Garrick

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