Monday January 27, 2020

McDowell: IRA crime has ended in Republic

Minister for Justice Michael McDowell has said the IRA has ceased criminal activity in the Republic.

18th December, 2004

Minister for Justice Michael McDowell has said the IRA has ceased criminal activity in the Republic.

In a wide-ranging interview with The Sunday Business Post, McDowell said IRA criminal activity in the Republic “has now stopped as far as I know in the run-up to this particular set of negotiations'‘.

The minister receives regular security briefings from Garda Commissioner Noel Conroy.

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