The bill for Hunger

Sean McKenna, former IRA volunteer, who spent 53 days on Hunger Strike in 1980 and whose deteriorating condition resulted in Brendan Hughes calling an end to that protest has died. With Hughes having died earlier in the year after long term health problems caused by his participation in that strike, it seems many of those that were taken off the Hunger Strike or survived it are now facing a shortened life as a result.

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