• Short Summary

    Opposing factions of Irish Republican activists made news in New York on Friday.

    Lawyers for Joe?

  • Description

    Opposing factions of Irish Republican activists made news in New York on Friday.

    Lawyers for Joe Cahill, leader of the Provisionals group, which broke away from the I.R.A. in 1969, failed to free him from detention. He has ben held by the authorities since soon after arriving in the United States a few days ago, seeking aid for the Provisionals in their struggle with Northern Ireland.

    This was the reaction of Cahill's lawyer to his continuing detention:
    Meanwhile, elsewhere in New York, Shaun Kenny, leader of the official I.R.A. disowned Cahill and denied I.R.A. responsibility for the current violence in Belfast.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA202SPFSL950PAJ1KYG28G44VO
    Media URN:
    VLVA202SPFSL950PAJ1KYG28G44VO
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/09/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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