Controversy over the alleged shoot-to-kill policy in the North had grave implications for cross-border co-operation, while Anglo-Irish relations suffered a “serious setback”, newly released state files reveal.
Sat, 29 Dec, 2018
The then minister for industry, trade, commerce, and tourism John Bruton was annoyed that two other ministers were to accompany him to the US in April 1984 to meet representatives of car manufacturer Ford in a bid to salvage some jobs for its plant in Cork.
Sat, 27 Dec, 2014
There is an extraordinary contrast in the state papers just released between the paucity of investigative material in relation the various gubus (grotesque, unbelievable, bizarre, unprecedented events) of 1982 and the wealth of interesting material that the Department of Justice has released dealing with events in the 1930s and 1940s.
Mon, 31 Dec, 2012