The Irish Problem

Kuehnelt-Leddihn, Erik V.
June 1981
National Review;6/26/1981, Vol. 33 Issue 12, p728
The article argues that the armed conflict in Northern Ireland can be traced back to British settlement policies in the seventeenth century. Those policies resulted to the compromised partition of the island. Aside from creating Northern Ireland after the partition, it also created a sectarian animosity between the Catholics and Protestants. It also created the Irish Republican Army and its concomitant terror tactics.


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