Tom Kelly sees parallels between British spin in Iraq over prisoners and the current Sinn Fein and IRA crisis. He beleives that Sinn Fein have made a huge mistake in trying to spin it’s way out of danger right from the beginning of the McCartney crisis: “…they ask us to forget the sickening spectacle on the night after the murder when Sinn FÃ©in appeared on our television screens blaming the savage attack on ‘knife culture’ and condemned the PSNI for using the murder as an excuse to harass the people of the Markets”.
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