Republicans accuse British of false ‘informer’ leaks

Republicans have accused the British Intelligence Services of trying to subvert the peace process and causing dissension within republican ranks by leaking the names of alleged "informers".

31st December, 2005

Republicans have accused the British Intelligence Services of trying to subvert the peace process and causing dissension within republican ranks by leaking the names of alleged "informers".

Since the unmasking of senior Sinn Féin official Denis Donaldson as a British agent a fortnight ago, five republicans in west Belfast have been told by the media they are to be “outed'‘.

However, Sinn Féin and senior republicans have claimed that the allegations...

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