Tuesday June 2, 2020

Bombs: a damning report

Paddy McEntee’s report into the Dublin and Monaghan bombings of May 1974 paints a damning picture of a Garda force conducting an incompetent investigation that was concluded too soon, writes Colm Heatley.

7th April, 2007

Paddy McEntee’s report into the Dublin and Monaghan bombings of May 1974 paints a damning picture of a Garda force conducting an incompetent investigation that was concluded too soon, writes Colm Heatley. Shuffling across the lobby room of the Alexander Hotel in Dublin last week were a group of men and women in their 80s.Their lives changed irrevocably one day in Dublin almost 33 years ago.

They gathered in the hope that last week...

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