Northern Ireland Troubles

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An old woman, a rosary dangling from her neck, clasps her hands on finding a British Army sharpshooter on her door step in Belfast’s market area as troops flushed out snipers barricaded in bakery in Northern Ireland capital on August (AP Photo) British Army, British Isles, British Soldier, Northern Ireland Troubles, Belfast Northern Ireland, Galway Ireland, Cork Ireland, Irish Republican Army, Irish Eyes

Northern Ireland Troubles 1971: Belfast In 50 Photos - Flashbak

IN 1971, the Troubles in Northern Ireland were in full cry...

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Bloody Sunday Mural. Londonderry. Northern Ireland.

The mural depicts the events of 30th January 1972 when the British Army opened fire on a civil rights demonstration, killing 14 people. A local priest waves a bloodstained handkerchief at the soldiers as he leads a group of men, carrying the body of the youngest victim away from the scene of the shooting. A soldier stands on a civil rights banner: this speaks of the price people pay for democratic freedom. "Sunday Bloody Sunday" is the opening track from U2's 1983 album, War. The song was…

A video looking at the Northern Ireland Civil Rights Association (NICRA) and their campaign for equality in Northern Ireland.This video looks at the events before and after Bloody Sunday. Northern Ireland Troubles, Belfast Northern Ireland, Dublin Ireland, Irish Republican Army, Old Irish, Irish People, Irish American, Irish Eyes, Iconic Photos

Ulster history Northern Ireland history

Northern Ireland as a separate entity is a very recent constituent part of the United Kingdom. For most of its history it was just one part of Ireland, the northern counties. Beginning with the Easter Rebellion, the Irish began fighting for their independence (1916). The Catholic Church was an important part of the Irish struggle for independence. The Irish Free State left the United Kingdom in 1922, but the six northern counties with Protesant majorities voted to remain with Britain…

A British soldier searches a teenager in Belfast, Northern Ireland, during the Troubles in Researcher warns that young people who witnessed worst years of conflict are turning violence on themselves as adults Northern Ireland Troubles, Belfast Northern Ireland, British Soldier, British Army, Time In Ireland, Irish Republican Army, County Cork Ireland, Northern Irish, Ireland Landscape

Children of the Troubles most prone to suicide in Northern Ireland

Researcher warns that young people who witnessed worst years of conflict are turning violence on themselves as adults

Flames leap into the air from a double decker bus when rioters used it as a blazing barricade in the Roman Catholic Falls Road area of Belfast. Violence broke out in Springfield Road after police and troops carried out an arms Date: Northern Ireland Troubles, Irish Republican Army, World Conflicts, Images Of Ireland, Northern England, England And Scotland, Dublin Ireland, Belfast, Photojournalism

Northern Ireland Troubles 1971: Belfast In 50 Photos - Flashbak

IN 1971, the Troubles in Northern Ireland were in full cry...

Vehicles burn in the New Lodge Road area of Belfast when a crowd of about 200 set fire to cars, vans and lorries after an army scout car ran over and killed a five-year-old girl. Northern Ireland Troubles, World Conflicts, Images Of Ireland, Northern Irish, Ares, England And Scotland, Irish Dance, Belfast, Historical Photos

Northern Ireland Troubles 1971: Belfast In 50 Photos - Flashbak

IN 1971, the Troubles in Northern Ireland were in full cry...

A nationalist youth displays the Irish National Flag beside a burnt-out car and riot police after trouble erupted in the Ardoyne area of North Belfast, Northern Ireland July REUTERS-Cathal McNaughton Northern Ireland Troubles, Belfast Northern Ireland, Civil Rights March, Irish Independence, Irish Republican Army, Home History, Riot Police, Irish Eyes, National Flag

Northern Ireland's recent woes | Pictures | Reuters

A hijacked car burns in the Newtownards Road area of East Belfast December 8, 2012. At least eight police officers were injured in Northern Ireland overnight in riots, which followed several nights

Small children drawing pro Irish Republican Army notes with chalk on the pavement, such as Up the IRA, in Lecson Street in Belfast, Northern Ireland on August (AP Photo/Peter Kemp) Northern Ireland Troubles, Belfast Northern Ireland, Irish Independence, Irish Republican Army, Irish People, Irish American, Irish Eyes, Drawing Pro, Great Pictures

Northern Ireland Troubles 1971: Belfast In 50 Photos - Flashbak

IN 1971, the Troubles in Northern Ireland were in full cry...

With the fear of being burnt out, Protestant householders move some of their belongings from a street in the Ardoyne area of Belfast, Northern Ireland on August Northern Ireland Troubles, Belfast Northern Ireland, London Bombings, Irish People, Irish Eyes, Iconic Photos, August 10, Ansel Adams, Best Vibrators

Northern Ireland Troubles 1971: Belfast In 50 Photos - Flashbak

IN 1971, the Troubles in Northern Ireland were in full cry...

With the fear of being burnt out, Protestant householders move some of their belongings from a street in the Ardoyne area of Belfast, Northern Ireland on August Northern Ireland Troubles, Belfast Northern Ireland, London Bombings, Irish People, Irish Eyes, Iconic Photos, August 10, Ansel Adams, Best Vibrators

Northern Ireland Troubles 1971: Belfast In 50 Photos - Flashbak

IN 1971, the Troubles in Northern Ireland were in full cry...

Read "The Northern Ireland Troubles Operation Banner by Aaron Edwards available from Rakuten Kobo. The British campaign in Northern Ireland remains one of the most controversial actions in recent history. This new book . Northern Ireland Troubles, Second Lieutenant, Parachute Regiment, Lance Corporal, Armoured Personnel Carrier, British Armed Forces, Michael Collins, British Army, History Books

The Northern Ireland Troubles: Operation Banner 1969–2007 (Essential Histories)

Buy The Northern Ireland Troubles: Operation Banner 1969–2007 (Essential Histories) by Edwards, Aaron (ISBN: 9781849085250) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.

While a few cities provide a spooky vibe all-year-round, festivals, theme park pop-up events and other haunted happenings elsewhere have helped make Halloween a travel season all its own. Northern Ireland Troubles, Haunted Happenings, Ireland Holiday, Londonderry, Walled City, Halloween Season, Ireland Travel, Best Photographers, Lake Tahoe

Where Irish ‘Troubles’ Began, the Arts Heal - NYTimes.com The New Peace Bridge, which links traditionally Protestant and Catholic areas in Derry, Northern Ireland.