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1990 Jun 10 Su
Margaret Thatcher

Remarks condemning IRA bomb ("abject contempt")

Document type: Speeches, interviews, etc.
Document kind: Remarks
Venue: En route from Kiev to London
Source: -
Journalist: -
Editorial comments: Before 1935. Broadcast on BBC Radio News Report 2400 10 June 1990: "The Prime Minister has said the London bombing [of the Territorial Army HQ in the City of London] should invoke "abject contempt" for the IRA. Although no one has yet admitted responsibility for the attack, Mrs Thatcher said she believed it was their work".
Importance ranking: Minor
Word count: nil
Themes: Northern Ireland, Terrorism