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Northern Ireland #464555

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 13, 1972
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(Studio) British Min. to North Ireland, William Whitelaw, meets with Ulster Defense Association, militant Protestant group protesting Catholic enclaves. REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Londonderry, North Ireland) Mrs. Saline Hutton virtually imprisoned in her own neighborhood, as it is blocked off from rest of city to keep British Army and Protestant police out. Catholic women grateful for IRA protection, hut object to terrorist tactics; organization peace nvt. [Mrs. Mary BARR - says in Derry alone there is 1 death a week] [Mrs. Aileen SEMPLE - is not against IRA, but wants cease-fire on both sides.
REPORTER: Jack Paxton

(Studio) provisional wing of IRA (Irish Republican Army) offers 1 week cease-fire if British minister would meet for peace talks. Govt. refuses to respond to ultimatums from terrorists.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John;
Paxton, Jack
Duration:
00:02:40

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