tv Documentary RT December 22, 2019 7:30pm-8:01pm EST
but he will get their license. because of. me dying the died. that stuff not. the area was cordoned off and at 1st like this morning british army technical experts went in to examine the bodies in case they had been booby trapped. in the. who do you think might be responsible for. now skull a body around here and they'll tell you. first says within lee what we describe as they murder triangle portadown to politely dr off mccloy where there have been more sectarian assassinations for head of the population than anywhere else nor the. the
awful thing is that not a single one has been sort of meat amenable to justice for the assassinations of barbarous beauty a.u.v. if you do they are there my 5 and my 6 politician the son of mordecai. the borderland of south arma an area of ireland steeped in celtic mythology where the ghosts of colon clean meth and mccool and. haunt the country's many burial cairns and crips. its rugged slopes and green fields and sweeping plains reach out to the fuse the cradle the resting places of the 1000 century ports such as our could could. parekh month along the and shamus more much
more of. a land where ancient quarrels have been settled yet find time to reignite . there's an ironic tragedy between the beauty of this man and the dark secrets and home. where fallen out my mother in the late sixty's and they got married and sat all pohlmann belfast at the time my father was working in the rolls royce factory in belfast. until some of his war college find out he was a catholic and he had to leave. it and worked as a postman in the area for a while at this stage we were living in the star millis area of belfast. there are a small number of catholic families living in the area at the time and on we'd been warned on a number of occasions it was time to really fight and i suppose the final straw for us was one of our almost after one of our near neighbors at windowsills and mommy
and daddy obviously say the stage it was time to move out of the aisle fast on the decision was taken to move on at that stage. a band from birmingham mommy wanted to move there she felt would be safer but my father loved the countryside so moch so we ended up there. i suppose my last recollections of my father are and leaving to go to the hospital to visit mommy and my sister ocean and she was only 2 days old at the time. not really the last that i can remember of them c.n.n. going to true that the front door to us at them in the hospital. and the particular even my aunts and was with my father on the intention was to stop it on the spot on the way home and i was out of character is drunk with his workmates. they don't we just arrived
about the same time as the. dome in killing him almost immediately michael don't leave the bar owner show him. the door. the inside of the building with bullets. shooting my father on the. individual some seriously injuring them. through in. my field only on the. most instantly. the bomb exploded. my father was probably already dead because he'd been shot and before. i came to work in ireland in 981 i found myself increasingly drawn to cases of
miscarriage of justice when nobody else was taking a particular interest and also in the potential for the state to take life illegally and as a journalist you're always looking for stories that nobody else is investigating it was an ordinary sunday morning and i was reading the paper and a name sprang out of the page at me breck girl somebody called bracknell had been killed in south. and i thought that's not a south. so i managed to contact the family and went down to meet them on and i would assist with scene. will have been killed explained to his widow who was sitting in the room with me exactly what has happened and it was a shocking shocking experience it was the fast time that. her husband had been. i think the shock of. the family really. killing and he was i. you're responsible for it. i found my news desk expecting
them to leap on the story and say give us everything you've got but the interaction was quite different it was oh no not enough a catholic substory. i was just so so disappointed and that reaction to what i've discovered. pushed for the story and in the end it was. in and around this time information started to emerge about what would be enormous loyalist attacks in the area. i suppose i didn't know much more about water top and other than the ones that are going to call the right wing commander claimed responsibility for the attack. so at this time i begin to ask questions of myself about what i did or didn't know but what i actually help and i started to ask questions of local people about what they remembered about what they knew about the night and but we didn't know it really know where to go to try and find out
more answers and at that stage someone mentioned to me the center in derry help families and similar situations to ourselves. i think it was 1009. 100 the office very softly spoken very friendly and he was wearing a suit and we thought he's going to sell us a photocopy or or or a printer and instead he began to tell us about the attack on the part one of his dad and what happened on the park runt he was aware that there was not david available where we made a number of very serious allegations were clues behavior and a number of attacks on the area. so we agreed we would look at it in detail and look at all the different attacks that happened in the area at the time it was over a new deal so. up to the point we cannot define the number of cases we cannot differ on plot it's only. justice campaign was was based on the office and we agreed to cold. another meeting of witnesses and the g.
and silverbridge and what does this came forward a lot of witnesses came forward. and i suppose the significance of the meeting was that you had families with evidence and information but you also had witnesses the events on the significance of this being that there were so many connections so many permutations so many leads to follow and obviously these had never been followed by official bodies are for people in authority even little it's been hugely influential moderate than we've lived this you know this is something we need to do we need to take this forward and you know what happened in my home in my local was killed in the incident is connected to what happened on the road is connected the happened over just across the other country what happened the kneeler part that they was partial in that sense that if we were in the room we appointed to get either a witness to something the how to lead piece of evidence that connected to the connected to and the what really was unfolding was the sense that there was this gang security force people are supposed to protect people supposed to bring people
there just those who are actually conducting these killings and county in the moat . you might imagine that in a normal situation they'd been they'd been asked to give statements that the police would have asked them for statements this hadn't happened and they came forward and we began to realize some we were going to something much much bigger. as we began to research us under talk to people in the local area many of them told us of the was actually an officer involved and they original destination he was actually in charge although he was novice or very little rank that they believed was a person of integrity they believed he tried to get to the bottom of this but couldn't . he talk to the families a number of times over the years and they the families told us that he would be an absolutely vital person for us to talk to.
families of those killed in an attack on a bias silverbridge 24 years ago have appealed for a fresh inquiry into the trust say. so we arranged a press conference at the tail end appealed for him to come forward we thought of the likely but in fact he did and he made contact with us shortly afterwards through a journalist. it was quite an extraordinary making to many ways we were accompanied by a number of family members and this police officer who still serve and made a number of statements i mean that made austria lace a what we were looking up was actually a much wider range of attacks while we were looking not was the klan on counting. the man thing to come out of the meeting which was the term he used permutations of the same guy were also responsible for the other attacks and so i think serving the murder sean foreman called mccartney in august 1985 they were returning from the
final of a football match on the also the double pneumonia of may in 1974. put themselves on the line to get accepted or rejected. so when you want to be president. or somehow want to. have to go right to the press it's like before 3 in the morning can people get. interested always in the waters about how. they should.
leg. length. you know world a big part of the lot and conspiracy it's time to wake up to dig deeper to hit the stories that mainstream media refuses to tell more than ever we need to be smarter we need to stop slamming the door on the back and shouting past each other it's time for critical thinking it's time to fight for the middle for the troops the time is now for watching closely watching the hawks.
brothers see a deal i believe the room light up and the sound a little. my name is drawn more than i was for this to die in prison by the exploration of love my life. take a stick grab some media attention and it's a shooting in a 16 year old's 16 birthday party found something the place was telling a lot of pressure channel closed the kids. corneas. just bunk it's like i couldn't believe those hired. me out of the 5 they are all more than the sure don't want peace be with us that's all of the issues because i was standing right next to. me for is because you got to keep in mind one thing doing this 1617 zone so.
this could lose one believes or lives is plundering his fear of them both of them tonight will pull through the only. one more this close to drool he got to go on the phone now the truth. in a series of coordinated attacks during rush hour traffic 3 no warning bombs exploded causing mayhem across the city center. 11 people were killed in parnell street 14 including an unborn child in tall but street and 2 women in southland street in almost simultaneous attacks. 90 minutes later 7 people were killed when the gang
planted another bomb in the center of. the glen a gang had affected their deadliest attack yet. i got involved in 1993 i mesh with some of the families and i was helping them very much on an ad hoc basis to begin with it wasn't until 1996 that we began to get things more organized and we got a legal team greg on a solicitor and karma got to look on barrister we gave the organizations and the name justice for the for that was in january of 96. we went on there to try to get the irish government to provide a public inquiry into the dublin mom and bombings all doors were closed to us until 999 which was the 25th anniversary of the bombings of
and i was walking and. the westfield motor company. already on the character meant for the little boy pencil and all of the so the love of it and the no money to bring. and that's i remember was a priest. to me you have solution. on down. on some of those going around to the hospital and had another explosion. and then i woke up and i was. just i woke up in the uk. i was pronounced dead in the royal. well called nowhere was actually.
moaning i wonder they got to know what an author of from the hospital cheetham over she ran out she got the power of the doctors they command those broads casuistry. straight up to tell you there's radio and i was in. those 3 months news has carried on in a coma. it took an awful long time to any. i have. actually sell that she was actually recon. and. i remember her. and as a child. when the doorbell would ring or something like that i'd always go into the front room and look out the window to see who was there expecting that she had just . been hit on the head and remembered something i was.
so much went on for months and months and months to happen if i would see somebody else kind of had a hairstyle like car look like her from the back of his house from his heart. you know very very difficult not having closure. though at that time the pad for new consent and justice for the mccarton were beginning to investigate the activities of the glen i'm going already to very ordinary catholic priests living in the area have done a fair amount of investigation themselves they do even started rushing to the newspapers and trying to get the 2 governments involved because they realize that must be a cohesive gehring working in the so called murder trial carrying out these murders it had to be there were too many of them they did everything they could charge
highlighted after one series of 17 much as they should just statement saying that they are you see had a 100 percent failure rate in convicting anyone for these murders they went to dublin they went to belfast they wrote letters to the papers yet it seems that the police were just not interested. and that is why you have no go. he is but you know you think to go in on the other dentist for it was a friend of mine and he visited presence of course and then he was funny interest in what was going on and around on john and we saw that there were a lot of murders in what we called a triangle going down an area right into the my and over before he died and we were getting the list of all the stats and then i decided that we should list them publish them and publish the 1st. on that subject at the triangle of
death and it was a name that was taken up by the media because ever afterwards they talked about the murder triangle so we left the time and the little information we had from relatives at the time. and published the path which it. had went very quickly a show we published a 2nd one and the word additions to it me published a 3rd for a copy of more editions snow that became a satirist a central document and. we noticed that. so many of these murders were hot and it seemed to us that the roads were open for these murders to come in and kill people and get over on and get away again.
and there's an architect or shark after 10 i got out and i don't know how to share debts and 10 men were standing on the house my 1st. thing and i tore down yet. so on her return back to. the door. and said another shopper. oh no wait they can set them on the table when i heard them say. want to know you better me here i'm not going. and. by the tone of his voice.
and these 2 men had them through the front door. a shop. that has. no wall found an altar mounted staff and with a automatic. just lay there for a moment there heard that. through. the cold for. one of the children. and she came and got her to. her father's head. and stop. on across the road. home and
how my. auntie came. from a way to create. an. honest way through 1st. must have been about him for wakes at peace came to do or. say had to they had to. come i dared to ask or text somebody with mina said no you're better on your own. i did get. changed i was pregnant back of the car now who wants. i was to
financed all strange not a sinner and that i know. and when i got there they told me. i had to go into this room it was telling them a and. could. see that they were nice and i. have been in. the door and it was on my on the inside the door but he stayed there on the other place mom says. not to walk up this room langham am. dead record nacer face i just couldn't. i didn't go to the end and then
seen the night speech and i use down 60 scripts make it any day easier and also teach school on fridays to people. who. know. who cooks before school clubs because clubs do really he's trying to shift the life of a music that. i love to jazz because he makes me copy a love he does because he makes me copy plane flew to fly. and when he moved to teach me at nasa. to be on dialysis just because it's backed up my ass who loves to learn. yeah. i can say. that
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