After Smithwick, focus moves to other killings

After Smithwick, focus moves to other killings
The car in which RUC Chief Superintendent Harry Breen and Superintendent Bob Buchanan were shot dead on March 20, 1989. Picture: RUC photograph courtesy of RTE Prime Time

The tribunal's finding of Garda collusion in the murders of two senior RUC officers poses questions about other killings on the border, writes Barry Cummins.

The findings by Judge Peter Smithwick that a garda or garda­ colluded in the murders of RUC Chief Superintendent Harry Breen and Superintendent Bob Buchanan has sent shockwaves through An Garda Si­ochana.

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