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2006-05-18 08:55:46

By Kerstin Gehmlich CANNES, France (Reuters) - Ken Loach's new film on the 1920 struggle for independence from Britain in rural Ireland teaches lessons on conflicts like today's war in Iraq, the director said as he showed the film in Cannes on Thursday.

2006-04-04 13:20:48

DUBLIN (Reuters) - The Irish Republican Army (IRA) said on Tuesday it was not involved in the death of Denis Donaldson, a former member of the guerrilla group's political ally Sinn Fein who last year admitted spying for the British.

2006-02-25 12:38:16

By Jodie Ginsberg DUBLIN (Reuters) - Irish nationalists clashed with police in Dublin on Saturday as demonstrations against a planned march by Northern Irish Protestants sparked the worst rioting in the city for over a decade.

2006-02-01 09:36:21

By Paul Hoskins and Adam Pasick DUBLIN (Reuters) - Northern Ireland's ceasefire watchdog said on Wednesday the Irish Republican Army was keeping to a disarmament pledge it made last July but was still involved in spying and organized crime.

2005-09-27 08:51:29

By Paul Hoskins BELFAST (Reuters) - The Irish Republican Army (IRA) is involved in a cover-up over its claim to have ditched its entire arsenal and may have handed weapons to sister organizations, a leading unionist politician said on Tuesday.

2005-09-26 10:18:30

By Paul Hoskins BELFAST (Reuters) - The Irish Republican Army has scrapped all of the weapons used to wage its 30-year armed campaign against British rule in Northern Ireland, international monitors said on Monday.

2005-09-26 10:03:36

By Paul Hoskins BELFAST (Reuters) - The Irish Republican Army has scrapped all of the weapons used to wage its 30-year armed campaign against British rule in Northern Ireland, international monitors said on Monday.

2005-09-26 08:17:01

By Paul Hoskins BELFAST (Reuters) - Irish nationalist guerrillas have disposed of the weapons used in a 30-year armed campaign against British rule in Northern Ireland, international monitors said on Monday.

2005-09-26 08:13:45

BELFAST (Reuters) - The Irish Republican Army (IRA) has disposed of the weapons it amassed to fight British rule in Northern Ireland, independent monitors said on Monday, in a move that could revive stalled talks on a political settlement.

2005-09-26 07:40:08

By Paul Hoskins BELFAST (Reuters) - International monitors gave the British and Irish governments a report on Monday which is set to confirm that nationalist guerrillas have given up weapons used in a 30-year campaign against British rule in Northern Ireland.


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