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1990 Nov 16 Fr
Margaret Thatcher

Remarks visiting Enniskillen ("never, never give in to terrorism")

Document type: Speeches, interviews, etc.
Document kind: Remarks
Venue: Erneside Shopping Centre, Enniskillen, Co Fermanagh
Source: BBC Radio News Report 1800 16 November 1990
Journalist: John Thorne, BBC, reporting
Editorial comments: Available on CD-ROM only. Between 1050 and 1120. The Belfast Telegraph, 16 November 1990, has additional material. She praised the people of Enniskillen for "the way they have come together and are continuing to come together". After her comments about never giving in to terrorism, she went on: "So long as we keep faith with ourselves and constantly renew our efforts we shall eventually defeat terrorism and have the kind of life we want for our children". She said that the courageous people of Enniskillen with their courage and goodness had won everyone’s affection and admiration.
Importance ranking: Minor
Word count: 199
Themes: Northern Ireland, Terrorism