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Nightline #647894

ABC Special for Wednesday, Aug 31, 1994

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  • Taped excerpts of statements by Catholic party leader John Hume, Protestant Member of Parliament John Taylor, anti-Catholic Member of Parliament Reverend William McCray, and other unidentified Protestants and Catholics from a BBC broadcast of its program "Panorama" re: today's cease fire announcement in Northern Ireland by the Irish Republican Army, with introductory remarks, narration, and concluding remarks by Cokie Roberts (ABC).
  • Taped segment with Chris Bury (ABC), IRA leader Gerry Adams, Britain Prime Minister John Major, Protestant leader Ian Paisley, and unidentified others.

  • Reporter(s):
    Roberts, Cokie (ABC);
    Bury, Chris (ABC)

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