In an indication that the rules of the game are shifting slowly, this American broadcaster in Cincinnati, Ohio bills Gerry Adams as a reputed IRA Commander in the US seeking support. This is something Adams strenuously denies. But it seems that some commentators are working with the accusation rather than the denial.
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