Tag Archives: RUC

Thatcher threat to Dundalk – Adams

Sinn Féin Louth TD Gerry Adams commenting on the release of government files in which British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher asked the then Taoiseach Garret Fitzgerald, “what would you say if Dundalk were bombed?” said: “The threat of British forces … Continue reading

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Spies and Spooks: The same old story

By Sinn Féin’s Gerry Adams from his blog Léargas As long as Britain has been involved in Ireland it has bought or cajoled or intimidated some people into acting as their eyes and ears, their spies and spooks, and advocates. … Continue reading

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Adams scathing of authors of recent British report on paramilitarism

Sinn Féin President Gerry Adams TD has urged the Taoiseach to end the practice of “playing junior partner to the British government …” and called on Mr. Kenny to “prioritise his engagement with the British Prime Minister with the objective of stabilising … Continue reading

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Gerry Adams’ Blog: How republicans dealt with allegations of child abuse

The recent allegations made by Maíria Cahill are of serious concern to myself and Sinn Féin. While I refute completely Maíria’s allegations against myself and Sinn Féin it does raise the significant issue of how allegations of abuse had been … Continue reading

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Boston College Tapes flawed from beginning – Adams

Boston College Sinn Féin President Gerry Adams TD commenting on the announcement that Boston College is to return the tapes to those who made them said: “Everyone has the right to record their history but not at the expense of … Continue reading

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Gerry Adams has been informed of a “credible threat” against his life

SINN Fein – Gerry Adams has been informed of a “credible threat” against his life, the party’s Belfast Office has confirmed. A PSNI officer visited Mr Adams’s home last night and informed the Sinn Fein President’s family that a live … Continue reading

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Gerry Adams: BBC Panorama programme emphasises need for truth recovery process

Sinn Féin President and Louth TD Gerry Adams commenting on tonight’s BBC Panorama programme on the Military Reaction Force said: “The BBC programme shines a light on one aspect of Britain’s dirty war in Ireland. The existence of the Military … Continue reading

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