Fighting Irish

Sullivan, Andrew
August 2001
New Republic;8/20/2001, Vol. 225 Issue 8, p6
Reports on negotiations between the Irish Republican Army (IRA) and the British government. Instances where peace was declared but never actually happened; Poor management of the situation by U.S. President Bill Clinton and British Prime Minister Tony Blair; Refusal by the members of the IRA to lay down their arms; Reasons why politics as an alternative to violence and terrorism is unlikely for the IRA.


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