LVF to stand down in the coming weeks

Almost ten years after it was formed to terrorise supporters of the peace process and kill innocent Catholics, the Loyalist Volunteer Force (LVF) looks likely to disband in the coming weeks.

15th October, 2005

Almost ten years after it was formed to terrorise supporters of the peace process and kill innocent Catholics, the Loyalist Volunteer Force (LVF) looks likely to disband in the coming weeks.

Although confusion surrounds the group's intentions - its leaders first issued an admission, then a denial of its disbandment - it seems the group is seriously considering standing down.

A three-month feud with the Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF), during which two LVF members in...

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