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Prime Ministerial Private Office files

Northern Ireland: Prior minute to MT (“Northern Ireland prisons”) [“some prison officers were so intimidated by fear of attack outside the prison that they were turning a blind eye to some of the rules”] [declassified 2014]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: PREM19/1286 f290
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Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 5pp
Themes: Law & order, Northern Ireland, Security services & intelligence, Terrorism