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Northern Ireland #538629

NBC Evening News for Monday, Aug 13, 1984
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(Belfast, North Ireland) Aftermath of police assault on demonstrators here yesterday, in attempt to arrest American citizen and IRA (Irish Republican Army) supporter Martin Galvin who is banned from North Ireland, featured; demonstrator Sean Downes noted killed during fracas. Participation in today's protest of Americans Father Maurice Burke, former Connecticut assemblyman Richard Lollar noted. Controversy over police action yesterday discussed. [LOLLAR - feels providing American arms to IRA (Irish Republican Army) is moral duty of Irish-Americans] [Chief constable John HERMAN - blames IRA (Irish Republican Army) and its North American supporters for last night's incident.]
REPORTER: Rick Davis

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Davis, Rick
Duration:
00:02:10

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