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Shankill Road bombing

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The Shankill Road bombing was carried out by the Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA) on 23 October 1993 and is one of the most notorious incidents of the Troubles in Northern Ireland. [1]

49 relations: Agent handling, Albert Reynolds, Ardoyne, Bayardo Bar attack, Belfast, Billy McQuiston, Bleary, Chief constable, Chronology of Provisional Irish Republican Army actions (1990–99), Conflict Archive on the Internet, Eddie Copeland, Fish and chip shop, Ford Escort (Europe), Gerry Adams, Good Friday Agreement, Greysteel, Greysteel massacre, Henry McDonald (writer), Hugh Annesley (police officer), Informant, Irish Catholics, Johnny Adair, Mass in the Catholic Church, Michael Stone (loyalist), Newtownabbey, Northern Ireland, Pallbearer, Peter Taylor (journalist), Police Ombudsman for Northern Ireland, Provisional IRA Belfast Brigade, Provisional Irish Republican Army, Royal Ulster Constabulary, Sean Kelly (Irish republican), Shankill Road, Sinn Féin, Taoiseach, The Guardian, The Independent, The Irish News, The Troubles, Thomas Begley, Time bomb, Timeline of Ulster Defence Association actions, UDA West Belfast Brigade, Ulster Defence Association, Ulster loyalism, Ulster Protestants, Wake (ceremony), 1971 Balmoral Furniture Company bombing.

Agent handling

In intelligence organizations, agent handling is the management of so-called agents (called secret agents or spies in common parlance), principal agents, and agent networks (called "assets") by intelligence officers typically known as case officers.

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Albert Reynolds

Albert Martin Reynolds (3 November 1932 – 21 August 2014) was an Irish Fianna Fáil politician who served as Taoiseach from 1992 to 1994, Leader of Fianna Fáil from 1992 to 1994, Minister for Finance from 1988 to 1991, Minister for Industry and Commerce from 1987 to 1988, Minister for Industry and Energy from March 1982 to December 1982, Minister for Transport from 1980 to 1981 and Minister for Posts and Telegraphs from 1979 to 1981.

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Ardoyne

Ardoyne is a working class and mainly Catholic and Irish nationalist district in north Belfast, Northern Ireland.

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Bayardo Bar attack

The Bayardo Bar attack took place on 13 August 1975 in Belfast, Northern Ireland.

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Belfast

Belfast (is the capital city of Northern Ireland, located on the banks of the River Lagan on the east coast of Ireland.

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Billy McQuiston

William "Billy" McQuiston, also known as Twister", is an Ulster loyalist, who was a high-ranking member of the Ulster Defence Association (UDA).

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Bleary

Bleary (likely) is a small village and townland in County Down, Northern Ireland.

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Chief constable

Chief Constable is the rank used by the chief police officer of every territorial police force in the United Kingdom except for the City of London Police and the Metropolitan Police, as well as the chief officers of the three 'special' national police forces, the British Transport Police, Ministry of Defence Police, and Civil Nuclear Constabulary.

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Chronology of Provisional Irish Republican Army actions (1990–99)

This is a chronology of activities by the Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA), from 1990 to 1999.

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Conflict Archive on the Internet

CAIN (Conflict Archive on the Internet) is a database containing information about Conflict and Politics in Northern Ireland from 1968 to the present.

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Eddie Copeland

Eddie Copeland is a prominent Irish republican from Belfast, Northern Ireland.

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Fish and chip shop

A fish and chip shop, is a form of a fast food restaurant that specialises in selling fish and chips.

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Ford Escort (Europe)

The Ford Escort is a small family car which was manufactured by Ford Europe from 1968 to 2004.

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Gerry Adams

Gerard Adams (Gearóid Mac Ádhaimh; born 6 October 1948) is an Irish republican politician who was the Leader of the Sinn Féin political party between 13 November 1983 and 10 February 2018, and has been a Teachta Dála (TD) for Louth since the 2011 general election.

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Good Friday Agreement

The Good Friday Agreement (GFA) or Belfast Agreement (Comhaontú Aoine an Chéasta or Comhaontú Bhéal Feirste; Ulster-Scots: Guid Friday Greeance or Bilfawst Greeance) was a major political development in the Northern Ireland peace process of the 1990s.

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Greysteel

Greysteel or Gresteel is a village in County Londonderry, Northern Ireland.

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Greysteel massacre

The Greysteel massacreCrawford, Colin.

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Henry McDonald (writer)

Henry McDonald is a writer and Ireland correspondent for The Guardian and Observer.

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Hugh Annesley (police officer)

Sir Hugh Norman Annesley, QPM (born 22 June 1939) is a retired Irish/British police officer.

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Informant

An informant (also called an informer) is a person who provides privileged information about a person or organization to an agency.

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Irish Catholics

Irish Catholics are an ethnoreligious group native to Ireland that are both Catholic and Irish.

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Johnny Adair

Jonathan Adair (born 27 October 1963), better known as Johnny Adair or Mad Dog Adair, is an Ulster loyalist and the former leader of the "C Company", 2nd Battalion Shankill Road, West Belfast Brigade of the Ulster Freedom Fighters (UFF).

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Mass in the Catholic Church

The Mass or Eucharistic Celebration is the central liturgical ritual in the Catholic Church where the Eucharist (Communion) is consecrated.

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Michael Stone (loyalist)

Michael Stone (born 2 April 1955) is an Ulster loyalist who was a volunteer in the Ulster Defence Association (UDA).

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Newtownabbey

Newtownabbey (Irish: Baile Nua na Mainistreach) is a large settlement north of Belfast in County Antrim, Northern Ireland.

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Northern Ireland

Northern Ireland (Tuaisceart Éireann; Ulster-Scots: Norlin Airlann) is a part of the United Kingdom in the north-east of the island of Ireland, variously described as a country, province or region.

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Pallbearer

A pallbearer is one of several participants that help carry the casket at a funeral.

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Peter Taylor (journalist)

Peter Taylor, is a British journalist and documentary-maker.

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Police Ombudsman for Northern Ireland

The Office of the Police Ombudsman for Northern Ireland (OPONI; Ombudsman Póilíní do Thuaisceart Éireann, Ulster-Scots: Owersman fur tha Polis o Norlin Airlann) is a non-departmental public body intended to provide an independent, impartial police complaints system for the people and police under the Police (Northern Ireland) Acts of 1998 and 2000.

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Provisional IRA Belfast Brigade

The Belfast Brigade of the Provisional IRA was the largest of the organisation's command areas, based in the city of Belfast.

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Provisional Irish Republican Army

The Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA or Provisional IRA) was an Irish republican revolutionary organisation that sought to end British rule in Northern Ireland, facilitate the reunification of Ireland and bring about an independent socialist republic encompassing all of Ireland.

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Royal Ulster Constabulary

The Royal Ulster Constabulary was the police force in Northern Ireland from 1922 to 2001.

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Sean Kelly (Irish republican)

Sean Kelly, (born c. 1972) is a former volunteer in the Belfast Brigade of the Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA), who was a member of the active service unit which carried out the Shankill Road bombing in 1993.

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Shankill Road

The Shankill Road is one of the main roads leading through west Belfast, the capital and largest city of Northern Ireland.

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Sinn Féin

Sinn Féin (isbn) is a left-wing Irish republican political party active in both the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland.

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Taoiseach

The Taoiseach (pl. Taoisigh) is the prime minister, chief executive and head of government of Ireland.

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The Guardian

The Guardian is a British daily newspaper.

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The Independent

The Independent is a British online newspaper.

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The Irish News

The Irish News is a compact daily newspaper based in Belfast, Northern Ireland.

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The Troubles

The Troubles (Na Trioblóidí) was an ethno-nationalist conflict in Northern Ireland during the late 20th century.

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Thomas Begley

Thomas Begley (10 November 1970 – 23 October 1993), was a member of the Belfast Brigade of the Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA).

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Time bomb

A time bomb (or a timebomb, time-bomb) is a bomb whose detonation is triggered by a timer.

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Timeline of Ulster Defence Association actions

This is a timeline of actions by the Ulster Defence Association (UDA), a loyalist paramilitary group formed in 1971.

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UDA West Belfast Brigade

The UDA West Belfast Brigade is the section of the Ulster loyalist paramilitary group, the Ulster Defence Association (UDA), based in the western quarter of Belfast, in the Greater Shankill area.

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Ulster Defence Association

The Ulster Defence Association (abbreviated UDA) is the largest Ulster loyalist paramilitary and vigilante group in Northern Ireland.

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Ulster loyalism

Ulster loyalism is a political ideology found primarily among working class Ulster Protestants in Northern Ireland, whose status as a part of the United Kingdom has remained controversial.

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Ulster Protestants

Ulster Protestants (Protastúnaigh Uladh) are an ethnoreligious group in the Irish province of Ulster, where they make up about 43% of the population.

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Wake (ceremony)

A wake is a social gathering associated with death, usually held before a funeral.

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1971 Balmoral Furniture Company bombing

The Balmoral Furniture Company bombing was a paramilitary attack that took place on 11 December 1971 in Belfast, Northern Ireland.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shankill_Road_bombing

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