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Government bites its tongue in Colombia Three debate

The debate surrounding the return of the Colombia Three may have focused the public's attention on how the government parties were going to react, but republicans, for their part, have revelled in the men's reappearance.

27th August, 2005

The debate surrounding the return of the Colombia Three may have focused the public's attention on how the government parties were going to react, but republicans, for their part, have revelled in the men's reappearance.

As news of the trio's whereabouts filtered through the country earlier this month, car horns were sounded and supportive slogans shouted on the streets of west Belfast.

Though Sinn Féin has repeatedly denied that it had any part in helping...

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