30 relations: Ammonium nitrate, Barking, Canary Wharf, Car bomb, Daily News (New York), Decommissioning in Northern Ireland, Docklands Light Railway, Elizabeth II, Good Friday Agreement, Greenwich Mean Time, Isle of Dogs, John Bruton, John Major, List of chronologies of Provisional Irish Republican Army actions, List of terrorist incidents in London, London, Midland Bank, Paul Condon, Baron Condon, Pentaerythritol tetranitrate, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Provisional Irish Republican Army, RDX, Royal prerogative of mercy, Semtex, Sinn Féin, South Quay DLR station, Taoiseach, The Troubles, Timeline of the Northern Ireland Troubles and peace process, 1993 Bishopsgate bombing.
The chemical compound ammonium nitrate, the nitrate salt of ammonium, has the chemical formula NH4NO3, simplified to N2H4O3.
Barking is a suburban town in east London, England, and forms part of the London Borough of Barking and Dagenham.
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Canary Wharf is a major business district located in Tower Hamlets, east London, England.
A car bomb, or truck bomb, also known as a vehicle-borne improvised explosive device (VBIED), is an improvised explosive device placed inside a car or other vehicle and detonated.
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The Daily News is an American newspaper based in New York City.
Decommissioning in Northern Ireland was a process in the Belfast Agreement as part of the Northern Ireland peace process.
The Docklands Light Railway (DLR) is an automated light metro system opened in 1987 to serve the redeveloped Docklands area of London.
Elizabeth II (Elizabeth Alexandra Mary; born 21 April 1926) is the queen of 16 of the 53 member states in the Commonwealth of Nations.
The Good Friday Agreement (GFA) or Belfast Agreement (Comhaontú Bhéal Feirste or Comhaontú Aoine an Chéasta; Ulster-Scots: Bilfawst Greeance or Guid Friday Greeance) was a major political development in the Northern Ireland peace process of the 1990s.
Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is the mean solar time at the Royal Observatory in Greenwich, London.
The Isle of Dogs is an area in the East End of London that is bounded on three sides (east, south and west) by one of the largest meanders in the River Thames.
John Gerard Bruton (born 18 May 1947) is an Irish politician who served as Taoiseach of Ireland from 1994 to 1997.
Sir John Major, (born 29 March 1943) is a British Conservative Party politician who served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom and Leader of the Conservative Party from 1990 to 1997.
The chronology of Provisional Irish Republican Army actions is divided into four parts.
This is a list of incidents in London that have been labelled as "terrorism".
London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.
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Midland Bank Plc was one of the Big Four banking groups in the United Kingdom for most of the 20th century.
Paul Leslie Condon, Baron Condon, QPM, DL, FRSA (born 10 March 1947) is a retired British police officer.
Pentaerythritol tetranitrate (PETN), also known as PENT, PENTA, TEN, corpent, penthrite (or—rarely and primarily in German—as nitropenta), is the nitrate ester of pentaerythritol, and is structurally very similar to nitroglycerin.
The Prime Minister of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland is the head of Her Majesty's Government in the United Kingdom.
The Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA or PIRA) was an Irish republican paramilitary organisation that sought to remove Northern Ireland from the United Kingdom and bring about an independent republic encompassing all of Ireland.
RDX, an initialism for Research Department explosive, is an explosive nitroamine widely used in military and industrial applications.
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In the English and British tradition, the royal prerogative of mercy is one of the historic royal prerogatives of the British monarch, in which he or she can grant pardons (informally known as a royal pardon) to convicted persons.
Semtex is a general-purpose plastic explosive containing RDX and PETN.
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Sinn Féin is an Irish republican political party active in both the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland.
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South Quay is a Docklands Light Railway (DLR) station in Canary Wharf, in London.
The Taoiseach is the head of government or prime minister of Ireland.
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The Troubles (Na Trioblóidí) is the common name for the ethno-nationalist conflict in Northern Ireland that spilled over at various times into parts of the Republic of Ireland, England and mainland Europe.
This article lists the major violent and political incidents during the Troubles and peace process in Northern Ireland, from the late 1960s until today.
The Bishopsgate bombing occurred on Saturday 24 April 1993, when the Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA) detonated an ANFO truck bomb on Bishopsgate, a major thoroughfare in London's financial district, the City of London.