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IRA / Pope #501583

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 02, 1979
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(Studio) IRA (Irish Republican Army) reported rejecting Pope John Paul II's appeal for end to violence in North Ireland; IRA (Irish Republican Army) statement read.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Dublin, Ireland) Reaction to pope's appeal by Sinn Fein, political wing of IRA in Dublin, examined. [Sinn Fein president Ruairi O'BRADAIGH - comments on Catholicism of IRA (Irish Republican Army) mbrs.] [Sinn Fein official David O'CONNELL - says cease-fire will be granted when Britain grants right of self-determination.] Effect of pope's call for peace on IRA's guerrilla campaign
REPORTER: John Cochran

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John;
Cochran, John
Duration:
00:01:50

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