Height of hypocrisy

The furore from the DUP, the SDLP, Fine Gael and Labour about "on-the-runs" is the height of hypocrisy.

3rd December, 2005

The furore from the DUP, the SDLP, Fine Gael and Labour about "on-the-runs" is the height of hypocrisy.

For nearly 37 years, there has been an effective amnesty for members of the RUC and British Army who carried out several hundred killings in the North, mostly of unarmed civilians, and who were involved in colluding with loyalists in killing hundreds more.

Where was the outcry from British Conservatives or the unionists in the North after the...

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