Daily Ireland has run an editorial asking who authorised the arrest of Sean Kelly, the man convicted of the Shankill bomb. Meanwhile Paul Colgan reports the British government’s unofficial answer, that he was involved in punishment attacks. Previous claims that Kelly had been involved in street violence appear to have been denied by the PSNI.
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