• Short Summary

    NORTHERN IRELAND PRIME MINISTER CAPTAIN TERENCE O'NEILL AND MILITANT PROTESTANT LEADER THE REVEREND IAN PAISLEY TODAY (FRIDAY) GAVE PRESS CONFERENCES IN BELFAST -- ONE OF THE LAST CHANCES THEY WILL HAVE TO STATE THEIR RESPECTIVE CASES BEFORE VOTING IN THE COUNTRY'S GENERAL ELECTION ON MONDAY.

  • Description

    NORTHERN IRELAND PRIME MINISTER CAPTAIN TERENCE O'NEILL AND MILITANT PROTESTANT LEADER THE REVEREND IAN PAISLEY TODAY (FRIDAY) GAVE PRESS CONFERENCES IN BELFAST -- ONE OF THE LAST CHANCES THEY WILL HAVE TO STATE THEIR RESPECTIVE CASES BEFORE VOTING IN THE COUNTRY'S GENERAL ELECTION ON MONDAY. POLITICAL FORECASTS PREDICT A COMFORTABLE MAJORITY FOR CAPTAIN O'NEILL AND HIS PARTY, ALTHOUGH MR PAISLEY AND HIS SUPPORTERS CONTINUE TO BE CONFIDENT.

    IN HIS PRESS CONFERENCE CAPTAIN O'NEILL SAID HE HAD RECEIVED A STRONG RESPONSE FROM MINORITY ROMAN CATHOLIC VOTERS.

    MR PAISLEY, WHO HAS FOUGHT CONSISTENTLY THROUGHOUT THE CAMPAIGN ON AN ANTI-PAPIST PLATFORM, MADE ONLY A BRIEF COMMENT ON CAPTAIN O'NEILL'S CLAIM OF CATHOLIC SUPPORT:

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA41BFSJF0KP94IRQHDQ9QS0MDI
    Media URN:
    VLVA41BFSJF0KP94IRQHDQ9QS0MDI
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/02/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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