THE much-anticipated and hyped state visit to the Republic of Ireland by Queen Elizabeth II, due to take place before the end of President McAleese’s term of office in 2011, drew a curious comment from the Minister for Foreign Affairs Micháel Martin recently.
Fri, 31 Dec, 2010
Relatives of the Bloody Sunday victims are to seek a meeting with the Northern Ireland Secretary Shaun Woodward in a bid to have the report’s new publication date brought forward to avoid the run-up to an announcement for next year‘s General Election.
Thu, 24 Sep, 2009
THE Bloody Sunday inquiry was set up in January 1998. It began formal hearing in March 2000 and continued for more than four years. It finally finished up in Derry in November 2004, with the report due out, according to press reports at the time, the following summer.
Fri, 27 Jul, 2007