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Ireland / Queen's Visit #998229

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, May 17, 2011
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Dublin: John Yang) The historic visit by Britain's Queen Elizabeth to Dublin, Ireland featured; scenes shown of the queen wearing emerald green and laying a wreath at the memorial to Irish rebels killed by British forces; details given about the decades of conflict over Britain’s control of Northern Ireland and about the security for her visit. [Newstalk host Jonathan HEALY†- says we can bring the monarch of Great Britain over and still realize we’re an Irish nation.] [At a protest, Republican Sinn Fein president Des DALTON†- says we don’t want the Queen of England in any part of our country.]

Williams, Brian;
Yang, John

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