British considered expelling north from UK And they suggested Prince Phillip as an 'impartial chairman' for all ..

... aside they concluded. The expulsion of Northern Ireland from the United Kingdom would not enable us to withdraw troops, since it would merely result in further rioting, possibly in civil war, and ultimately in the intervention of the Irish Republic. The ...

Published: Sunday 02 January 2000
Newspaper: Sunday Tribune
County: Dublin, Republic of Ireland
Type: Article | Words: 741 | Page: 7 | Tags: none

1000 YEARS AND PEACE

... killing 12 in Croke Park massacre and burning Cork city. War ends with signing of Treaty creating Irish Free State and NI state. Civil war rages between 1922 and 1923. Partition of Ireland copperfastened in NORMANS arrive in Ireland in 1169 at invitation of ...

Published: Sunday 02 January 2000
Newspaper: Sunday World (Dublin)
County: Dublin, Republic of Ireland
Type: Article | Words: 839 | Page: 40 | Tags: none

Living, not dying, for a new Ireland

... unionist experience in Ireland has been disfigured by political violence. Bitter political and personal divisions produced civil war in the 26 counties, while partition helped create some of the conditions although this is no excuse for the sectarian violence ...

Published: Sunday 02 January 2000
Newspaper: Sunday Independent (Dublin)
County: Dublin, Republic of Ireland
Type: Article | Words: 663 | Page: 15 | Tags: none

For the GAA, Bloody Sunday was confirmation, as one historian noted, of its role

... broad church of its membership ensured that no political party was favoured above another. While politics were held back by Civil War memories, the GAA got on with its work In many ways, the fortunes of the GAA subsequently mirrored those of the nation ...

Published: Sunday 02 January 2000
Newspaper: Sunday Independent (Dublin)
County: Dublin, Republic of Ireland
Type: Article | Words: 392 | Page: 22 | Tags: none

Regulars raise final cheers at 400-year-old bar

... OWNERS ONLY PHONE Most of the current • . UNIT 1, 188 SAINTFIELD ROAD 01504 812893 staff will join with Billy in £.,,. tsci 72, TEL: (01232) 796229/796502 LINES OPEN TO 9 001 TpSK TONIGHT his new venture - as UNIT 7. D.C. COMPLEX, LOWER KENNEDY WAY KEEP ...

Published: Sunday 02 January 2000
Newspaper: Sunday Life
County: Antrim, Northern Ireland
Type: Illustrated | Words: 655 | Page: 14 | Tags: none

When the north erupted

... British counterpart, that other countries should be briefed on the situation, and that moves be made to raise the matter at the United Nations. It was also decided that the Minister for Defence should make arrangements to send troops to protect the field hospitals ...

Published: Sunday 02 January 2000
Newspaper: Sunday Tribune
County: Dublin, Republic of Ireland
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1643 | Page: 20 | Tags: none

De Valera, Lemass and accepting the queen

... Ireland should surrender its direct allegiance to the Queen in return for a United Republic of Ireland within the Commonwealth, which would recognise the Queen as its head. The United Kingdom should take the initiative towards such a solution of the problem ...

Published: Sunday 02 January 2000
Newspaper: Sunday Tribune
County: Dublin, Republic of Ireland
Type: Article | Words: 923 | Page: 21 | Tags: none

Cabinet handed Hughey 'blank cheque' oNorth

... ought to be b way round IV' There is a propaganda unit Sir limn with civil rights workers Ilse Nelda, principally in the field or hinds are readily made to suitable contacts. (d) Lim are prepared of civil *Me dime twits in Northern doles a■d requirem e ...

Published: Sunday 02 January 2000
Newspaper: Sunday Independent (Dublin)
County: Dublin, Republic of Ireland
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1426 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

Living

... Northern Ireland independent. Independence in effect the expulsion of Northern Ireland from the United Kingdom would not be in the interests of the United Kingdom either politically, economically or militarily, and (that) for geographical as well as political ...

Published: Sunday 02 January 2000
Newspaper: Sunday Independent (Dublin)
County: Dublin, Republic of Ireland
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1749 | Page: 8 | Tags: none

Cork's 'real taoiseach' is voted best-ever in a Sunday Independent telephone poll, with twice as many votes as ..

... real Whig. DE VALERA'S petulant and irresponsible reaction to the signing of the Treaty and his role as originator of the Civil War have so damaged his reputation that he is too often denied recognition for his later achievements. For he is incomparably ...

Published: Sunday 02 January 2000
Newspaper: Sunday Independent (Dublin)
County: Dublin, Republic of Ireland
Type: Illustrated | Words: 538 | Page: 16 | Tags: none

Hope at home and atrocity abroad

... nightmare rumbled towards its logical conclusion a February vote for acquittal in only the second such trial in the history of the United States. I'm profoundly sorry, Bill told the nation. He had already made his peace with old legal adversary Paula Jones in ...

Published: Sunday 02 January 2000
Newspaper: Sunday Independent (Dublin)
County: Dublin, Republic of Ireland
Type: Illustrated | Words: 2198 | Page: 44 | Tags: none

Hope at home and aft-0d

... nightmare rumbled towards its logical conclusion a February vote for acquittal in only the second such trial in the history of the United States. I'm profoundly sorry, Bill told the nation. He had already made his peace with old legal adversary Paula Jones in ...

Published: Sunday 02 January 2000
Newspaper: Sunday Independent (Dublin)
County: Dublin, Republic of Ireland
Type: Illustrated | Words: 4646 | Page: 45, 46 | Tags: none