IRA struggling to get (keep) its story straight

If the IRA statement was about damage limitation it may not have worked quite in the way it had intended. Angelique Christafis tracks the ever changing versions of what happened on that night, and thinks she detects that most politically dangerous of ‘creatures’ – a cover up!

Mick is founding editor of Slugger. He has written papers on the impacts of the Internet on politics and the wider media and is a regular guest and speaking events across Ireland, the UK and Europe. Twitter: @MickFealty

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