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Monday, February 28

Sisters Shatter Code of Silence In N. Ireland: Washington Post
Glenn Frankel

Rally for murdered republican embarrasses IRA: The Independent
David McKittrick

McCartney family says IRA has not gone far enough: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

How pub brawl turned into republican crisis: The Guardian
Angelique Chrisafis

Family leads backlash in SF heartland: Irish Examiner
Fionnán Sheahan

Adams on republican 'choices': UTV Internet

Republicans' beyond the pale' - Robinson: UTV Internet

Durkan Told To Put Up Or Shut Up: Derry Journal (Feb 25)

Paisley will share power with SF: UTV Internet

Government lays down rules to SF: Sunday Business Post (Feb 27)
Paul T Colgan and Pat Leahy

Sinn Féin's US fundraising under threat: Financial Times
Jimmy Burns

No greenbacks for party on St Patrick's Day: Irish Independent
Susan Garraty

New leads in money laundering probe: Irish Examiner
Caroline O'Doherty and Noel Baker

No early release for McCabe killers: UTV Internet

Ann McCabe gets credit for Ahern's tough stance on IRA: Sunday Independent (Feb 27)
Maeve Sheehan

SF support is out in the cold: Sunday Business Post (Feb 27)
Paul T Colgan

The A-Z of what IRA/SF really are: Sunday Independent (Feb 27)
Ruth Dudley Edwards

Rhetoric signals shift in political landscape: (from the Irish News, Feb 26)
William Graham

McDowell's northern drama: Sunday Business Post (Feb 27)
Pat Leahy

Good cop, bad cop: Irish Echo (Feb 25)
Paul Colgan

Rebel Hell: Sunday Herald (Feb 27)
Ed Moloney

Tragic Legacy: The Blanket (Feb 22)
Mick Hall

Inside IRA plc: Sunday Business Post (Feb 27)
Andrew Silke

The IRA - too rich for bombs: The Times
Mary Kenny

Republicans have only one way to go: Sunday Business Post (Feb 27)
Tom McGurk

North crisis - Sinn Féin can save Agreement: Irish Examiner

Peace process the only option: Sunday Business Post (Feb 27)

New body blow for Trimble: Sunday Life (Feb 27)

Robinson v McGimpsey?: UTV Internet

'Confident' Ryan says she has no intention of quitting party: Limerick Leader (Feb 26)
Colm Ward

Johnny Adair returns to the Shankill Road to thumb his nose at his old enemy: Sunday Life (Feb 27)
Stephen Breen

Adair's return is unwelcome: (from the Irish News, Feb 26)

British army asked why two murderers were not thrown out: Irish Independent
Dan McGinn

'Nitrate bomb' caused explosion, inquest: (from the Irish News, Feb 26)

Leaders 'blocked hunger strike deal': The Times
David Sharrock

The men who died for nothing: The Sunday Times (Feb 27)
Richard O'Rawe

British politico takes aim at U.S. deal with Spicer: Irish Echo
Ray O'Hanlon

Sunday, February 27

'People power' forces IRA to expel three after bar killing: Independent on Sunday
David McKittrick

IRA expulsions fail to end fury at bar murder: Scotland on Sunday
Kate Foster

Man released without charge in McCartney probe: RTE

McCartney family to hold rally: BBC

McCartney/heist backlash rocks SF despite core vote: Sunday Independent
Jim Cusack & Joseph O'Malley

A momentous step towards acceptance of the PSNI: (from Ireland on Sunday)
Ed Moloney

Terror risk sparks high security alert: The Observer
Henry McDonald

Terror threat to DPPs: Belfast Telegraph
Michael McHugh

Web of intrigue surrounds former bank boss Phil Flynn: Sunday Independent
Maeve Sheehan

Facts behind the stuff of pulp fiction yet to emerge: Irish Examiner (Feb 26)
Cormac O'Keeffe

Gerry's loss is Bertie's gain on all fronts: Sunday Independent
Joseph O'Malley

McDowell and Ahern may both be right and wrong on IRA leadership: (from the Irish Examiner)
Ed Moloney

Adams exposed as voters strip away the thin veil of glamour: Sunday Independent
John A Murphy

McCabe legacy will help peace process: Limerick Leader
Peter Power

The problem faced by Gerry won't go away: Sunday Independent
Bruce Arnold

Door not closed on Sinn Féin but IRA must be left out in cold: (from the Irish News, Feb 25)
William Graham

It's not just the bank robbery, stupids!: Sunday Independent
John Drennan

Peace loses currency in Northern Ireland: Washington Times (Feb 26)
Al Webb

Patrick Pearse's surrender is a blueprint for present needs: Belfast Telegraph
Barry White

We're tiring of a toothless Taoiseach: Sunday Independent
Eoghan Harris

Gesture politics: Sunday Telegraph

Time For The NIO And PM To Wake Up On Provos: The News Letter

Naive optimism for peace is gone: Sunday Independent

Bush cancels St Patrick's Day party and tells Adams - you're not wanted here: Sunday Herald
Ed Moloney & Torcuil Crichton

Fallout from bank robbery sparks row in US: (from the Irish News, Feb 25)
Sharon O'Neill

An armalite in one hand and a game of Scrabble in the other: Sunday Independent (Feb 20)
Declan Lynch

MI5 Irish role to expand: Daily Ireland

Sticks and stones: The Observer
Henry McDonald

McGuinness to attend IRA service: Belfast Telegraph
Debra Douglas

SF wants green paper on Irish unity: Daily Ireland

IRA blocked deal to save hunger strikers: The Sunday Times
John Burns

'Don't allow paramilitary references': (from the Irish News, Feb 25)
Sharon O'Neill

A-mazing own goal: Belfast Telegraph
Lindy McDowell

Family want 'killers out of army': BBC

Echoes of our own struggle in Iraq: Sunday Independent (Feb 13)
Joseph Morrison Skelly

Old Firm face new pressure to oust bigots: Sunday Herald
Liam McDougall

Saturday, February 26

IRA leadership is urged to 'take major initiative': Irish Independent
Gene McKenna

Blair warning over IRA activity: BBC

We'll talk again with Sinn Fein - Murphy: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

McGuinness Calls For Cool Heads: Derry Journal

IRA expels three over McCartney murder: The Guardian
Angelique Chrisafis

SF leader meets McCartney family as 70 give information: Irish Independent
Martha Kearns

Adams would testify against McCartney killers: UTV Internet

Adams 'deeply disappointed' by popularity slump in opinion poll: Irish Examiner
Fionnán Sheahan

Housewives hanging Sinn Fein out to dry: The Times
David Lister

How your money goes to Sinn Fein: Irish Independent

Gardaí receive Bulgarian file on money laundering probe: Irish Examiner
Noel Baker and Caroline O'Doherty

Phil Flynn - The truth about my Bulgaria visit: Irish Independent
Sam Smyth

Consultant who travelled with Flynn is arrested: The Irish Times
Conor Lally & Colm Keena

Bulgarians fly in for Provo money trail talks: Irish Independent
Tom Brady

IRA was going 'to buy bank': UTV Internet

IRA plc turns from terror into biggest crime gang in Europe: The Times (Feb 25)
David Lister and Sean O'Neill

Taking things on trust: BBC
Mark Devenport

Analogy should have been of Brownshirts and the Provos: Belfast Telegraph
Eric Waugh

Pike in the thatch is no longer an acceptable peace strategy: Daily Ireland
Tom McGurk

Adams loses direction and makes some big mistakes: Irish Independent

Has the propaganda master lost his touch?: Belfast Telegraph
Steven King

Peace in peril in Northern Ireland: Khaleej Times (Dubai, Feb 25)
Mohammed A. R. Galadari

McCartney murder - Time is running out for killers: Irish Examiner

Clear message for Sinn Fein leaders: Belfast Telegraph

Moral Path Is The Right Way Forward For Process: The News Letter

Taoiseach rules out early release for McCabe killers: The Irish Times
Mark Brennock, Mark Hennessy & Kathryn Hayes

The Socialist Objection and Alternative: The Blanket (Feb 24)
Eamonn McCann

Board Chief To Quiz Orde On MI5 Move: The News Letter
Gemma Murray

US to announce Pat's day invites: Belfast Telegraph
Sean O'Driscoll

Adair defies threats and returns to Ulster: The Guardian
Angelique Chrisafis

Freed 'Mad Dog' Adair told he's not welcome home: Irish Independent

Ulster Unionist's election challenge: UTV Internet

Death cases review in Ulster may get £30m: The Independent
Dan McGinn

Unique research project set for New Lodge Six: (from

International sports centre planned for Ulster's Maze prison: The Independent
David McKittrick

Eight-in-10 want to see rugby and soccer in Croke Park: Irish Independent
Brian Dowling

Friday, February 25

McGuinness condemns McCartney killers: Irish Examiner
Dan Collins

I know who killed McCartney - Ahern: Belfast Telegraph
Chris Thornton

Backlash hits Adams: Irish Independent
Gene McKenna

SF support unchanged despite raid - poll: RTE

Backing for State's new hardline stance: Irish Independent
Brian Dowling

Time to end 'armed struggle', says President: The Irish Times
Dan Keenan and Barry Roche

Major doesn't back freezing out SF: Belfast Telegraph
Brian Walker

Nationalists 'must reject gunmen': Irish Examiner
Dan McGinn

Ahern - IRA cash ring still at work: Belfast Telegraph
Chris Thornton

Unionist call to axe Sinn Fein Stormont allowances: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

McDowell refuses to rule out IRA Bulgaria link: Irish Examiner
Ann Cahill, Caroline O'Doherty and Noel Baker

MI5 given task of boosting intelligence on money-making: The Times
Sean O'Neill and David Lister

MI5 role will effectively reduce parties' access to intelligence: Irish Independent
Alan Murray

Criminal confusion muddies the peace process: Financial Times
John Murray Brown

Crisis talk puts Sinn Féin on the back foot: The Guardian
Owen Bowcott

Keep smiling through the media alchemy and the Keystone Cops: Daily Ireland
Jude Collins

Failed agenda again raises its ugly head: (from the Irish News)
Jim Gibney

Time to Go: The Blanket (Feb 21)
Anthony McIntyre

Sinn Féin alienates its patrons in Dublin: Financial Times
John Murray Brown

Will Dublin turn on Gerry Adams?: The Spectator
Dean Godson

Arrogance of Adams sees him go into political freefall: Irish Independent

Shinners unite Ireland, but the problem for them is that it's united against them: Irish Independent

An onslaught like no other: (from

Plan B will neutralise DUP and the Shinners: (from the Irish News)
Newton Emerson

The truth about Northern Ireland: New Statesman

Shun IRA for peace: Toronto Star (Feb 23)

Common criminals: The Times

Sinn Féin/SDLP bitterness continues: Daily Ireland

Nationalists welcome closure of military bases: (from the Irish News)
Sharon O'Neill

Police... Next, The Army: The News Letter

McAleese 'will return to Shankill': Irish Examiner
Dan McGinn

Cross-border charm offensive proves low-key affair: Irish Independent

Adair back on Shankill: Belfast Telegraph
Jonathan McCambridge

SDLP worry over Adair: UTV Internet

From gulags to GAA: Daily Ireland

Thursday, February 24

Politicians and police in Britain warned of IRA threat: The Irish Times
Gerry Moriarty

'Don't join IRA' says SF member: BBC

No room in party for criminals, insists O Caolain: Irish Independent (Feb 23)
Geraldine Collins

Ahern welcomes Sinn Fein pledge: UTV Internet

Republicans 'committed to solely peaceful means': (from the Irish News)
Barry McCaffrey

A ballot nomination paper in one hand, a snowball in the other: Irish Independent
Helen Bruce

Bulgarians assist in cash trail hunt: Irish Independent
Tom Brady

Chef in money laundering case walks free from court: Irish Independent
Diarmaid Mac Dermott

Ahern tells Sinn Fein to act over IRA gang murder: The Times
David Lister

IRA investigation would test sincerity - Kenny: RTE

Police chase 700 leads in McCartney murder case: Irish Examiner
John Breslin

The need for a fair judiciary: Daily Ireland

IRA shoots itself in the foot. What's going on?: The Independent
David McKittrick

It's so hip to attack Sinn Féin: (from the News Letter)
Suzanne Breen

Republicans must shed IRA millstone: (from the Irish News)
Brian Feeney

Taoiseach, do you realise the peace process, as we've known it, is over?: Irish Examiner
Noel Whelan

Good week for democracy, not for leadership: Irish Independent

The Plot Unravels: (Feb 19)
Harry Browne


Taoiseach reacts to Limerick Councillor: UTV Internet

Durkan pulls no punches: Irish Echo
Susan Garraty

Bolstering the SDLP: Daily Ireland
Danny Morrison

Nationalist support for new march legislation: (from the Irish News)
Graeme Neill

Parades move 'a disgrace' rages MP hermon: Belfast Telegraph
Debra Douglas

Paisley, 78, to seek re-election as MP: UTV Internet

McAleese for first North visit since comments: RTE

Family won't rest, bomb inquest told: Daily Ireland

Police apology as fans' buses stoned: Irish Independent

Wednesday, February 23

Penalties on SF as Ahern says split worth risk: Irish Independent
Bernard Purcell, Louise McCall and Conor Sweeney

£500,000 penalty on Sinn Fein over bank theft 'is not enough': Daily Telegraph
Thomas Harding and George Jones

Sinn Féin fury over threat to strip MPs of allowances: Irish Examiner
Alan Erwin

Murphy he may be, but he's hardly stout: The Times
Ann Treneman

SF at risk of losing €800,000 in State funding: Irish Examiner
Harry McGee, Cormac O'Keeffe and John Breslin

IRA 'must go out of business' to allow peace: Irish Examiner
Eoin English

Searching for evidence instead of scapegoats: (from the Irish Post, Feb 19)
Paul Donovan

Senator tells Adams to name expelled members: (from the Irish News)

Unionist calls for major offensive against IRA: Daily Ireland

IRA used Sinn Fein HQ to plan terror raids, say security officials: The Times
David Lister

Two more Irishmen joined Flynn and Cunningham on Bulgaria trip: Irish Examiner
Michael O'Farrell and Caroline O'Doherty

Bulgarian Officials Say No Big Deal in Irish Money Laundering Probe: Bulgarian News Network

NI Policing Board chief quits firm with link to Flynn: The Irish Times
Dan Keenan

Three firms set up during trip to Bulgaria: Irish Examiner
Michael O'Farrell

Derry Men Not Quizzed About Belfast Bank Raid: Derry Journal

IRA reaches a 'defining moment': BBC
Brian Rowan

Sinn Fein classically losing war of words: Irish Independent

Decommissioning the crime lords is what process is really all about: Irish Examiner
Ronan Mullen

Lies catch up with Teflon leaders: (from the Village, Feb 19)
Suzanne Breen


McCartney family to seek Irish support: RTE

Special branch 'shielded IRA killer': Belfast Telegraph (Feb 21)
David Gordon

'No confidence' in new murder investigation: (from the Irish News)
Catherine Morrison

Widows' plight ignored: Belfast Telegraph
Jim McFall

Parades body wins reprieve from axe: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

Police desecrated graves — Sinn Féin: (from the Irish News)
Seamus McKinney

Football's last great taboo?: (Feb 22)
Steve Bradley

Republican thugs stone Linfield fans: Irish Independent

Tuesday, February 22

Taoiseach says peace process threatens to unravel: The Irish Times
Mark Hennessy Gerry Moriarty and Denis Staunton

Sinn Féin chiefs are accused of betraying Irish government: Financial Times
John Murray Brown

McDowell sticks to his guns: Irish Independent
Gene McKenna, Tom Brady & Conor Sweeney

Ahern, McDowell divided on claims of SF's IRA role: Irish Examiner
Fionnán Sheahan

Sinn Fein MPs on the rack over IRA: The Herald
Catherine MacLeod

IRA 'tried to buy Bulgarian bank to launder its stolen millions': The Times
David Lister

Flynn - Bulgaria visit was legitimate business trip: Irish Examiner
Michael O'Farrell

Latest seized cash 'passed through clean businesses': Irish Independent
Tom Brady

Republicans to march against 'witch-hunt': Belfast Telegraph
Brendan McDaid

Process has a crime caper script: BBC
Mark Devenport

Central paradox which leaves Adams on hook: The Guardian
Angelique Chrisafis

Sinn Fein's Big Three and the art of The Big Lie: Irish Independent

Time to lose the men in berets, Gerry: The Guardian
David Aaronovitch

The game is over . . . and the unionists have won: Belfast Telegraph
Malachi O'Doherty

McDowell unravels fabric of two-faced republicanism: Irish Independent

Sinn Féin facing its gravest crisis since 1921 Treaty split: (from the Irish News)
Eamon Phoenix

Sinn Fein image of invulnerability completely shattered: Irish Independent (Feb 19)
Ed Moloney

In Ireland, the yearnings for peace are surviving crime, violence: Cleveland Plain Dealer (Feb 13)
Elizabeth Sullivan


A far cry from the hunger strikers' sacrifices: (from the Irish News)
Anthony McIntyre

Paper to sue over minister's IRA claim: The Guardian
Dan Milmo

The 'Gud Auld' Days: The Blanket
John Coulter

Mallon asked to withdraw 'scurrilous remarks' on policing in nationalist areas: Daily Ireland

Fighting crime across the border: Belfast Telegraph

CS gas, a stun gun, fake garda jackets, balaclavas…and Sinn Féin election posters: Irish Examiner
Brian Carroll and Diarmaid MacDermott

Fury As Republican March Goes Ahead: The News Letter
Gemma Murray

Of Ireland and Iraq: Ottumwa Courier (Feb 21)
Matt Milner

Head's 'Holy Cross' fears: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

Monday, February 21

McGuinness and Adams on IRA army council, says Dublin: The Independent
David McKittrick

McGuinness rejects McDowell's IRA claims: RTE

Adams defends republicans: UTV Internet

Government: SF trio on army council. Labour: If it's true, put them on trial: Irish Examiner
Mary Dundon

Peace process has foundered on the rocks of criminality, opposition leaders agree: Irish Independent
Senan Molony

Murphy must withdraw allowances - DUP: Sunday Life (Feb 20)
Stephen Gordon, John McGurk and Alan Murray

Murphy, McDowell to discuss drive against IRA: Irish Examiner

TDs targeted by hate mail writers on side of republicans: Irish Independent
Senan Molony

Money laundering probe uncovers more cash: Irish Examiner
Cormac O'Keeffe and John Breslin

'Money burner' let go without charge: Irish Independent
Olivia Kelleher

Bulgarian arms dealer sparked IRA probe: Sunday Business Post (Feb 20)
Barry O'Kelly

Money laundering prosecutions could take months: Irish Examiner
Cormac O'Keeffe and John Breslin

Raids will uncover IRA cash network: Sunday Life (Feb 20)
Stephen Gordon, John McGurk and Alan Murray

CAB targets IRA money: Sunday Business Post (Feb 20)
Barry O'Kelly and Pat Leahy

Bizarre life of banking and republicanism: Irish Independent
Sam Smyth

Laundering operation was a SF/IRA conspiracy to overthrow this State: Sunday Independent (Feb 20)
Jim Cusack

Pass Gerry Adams a HazMat suit and give the peace process its last rites: Irish Examiner
Terry Prone

Peace process still needs Sinn Fein leaders: Sunday Business Post (Feb 20)
Vincent Browne

Sinn Féin claims - Party must sever all ties with crime: Irish Examiner

House of cards collapsing as SF member is released: Daily Ireland (Feb 19)

At the head of the IRA: Irish Independent

Split from IRA or be isolated: (from the Irish News, Feb 19)

Gardaí, PSNI to agree staff links: RTE

Murdered man's sister may stand against SF: Irish Examiner
John Breslin

McAleese cancels Shankill visit: BBC

IRA Spy Fears For Life After Exposure: Derry Journal (Feb 18)

Stakeknifed in the back!: Sunday Life (Feb 20)
Chris Anderson

Family push for inquiry into loyalist collusion: (from the Irish News, Feb 19)
Maeve Connolly

Football set to build bridges in Londonderry: The Observer (Feb 20)
Henry McDonald

Political tours of the North: Daily Ireland (Feb 18)

Sunday, February 20

Terror alert in hunt for IRA cash: The Observer
Henry McDonald

Adams denies Sinn Fein crisis over robbery: Sunday Herald
Mona McAlinden

SF leaders on IRA council, says McDowell: RTE

'Operation Daz' starts garda swoop on IRA's dirty money: The Sunday Times
Dearbhail McDonald

Orde blames IRA over money plant: BBC

Sinn Fein organising rallies: UTV Internet

UK cuts funds to Sinn Fein: The Sunday Times
Liam Clarke and Stephen O'Brien

Cabinet won't accept 'farce' of Sinn Fein/IRA: Sunday Independent
Jody Corocran & Jim Cusack

A peace process in peril: New York Newsday (Feb 16)
Dennis Duggan

IRA's dirty cash funds power grab: Scotland on Sunday
Jim Cusack

Adams loses ground as the earth moves under his feet: Sunday Independent
John Drennan

SF gets Short shrift as bleak midsummer looms ahead: Sunday Independent
Joseph O'Malley

Sinn Fein has robbed itself of wriggle room, but little else: The Sunday Times

This time the IRA may have cut its own throat too: Sunday Telegraph
Jenny McCartney

Now is the time for 'the truth, justice and freedom from fear': Sunday Independent
Willie O'Dea

Sinn Fein has to renounce crime: The Observer

No hiding place for Sinn Fein: Belfast Telegraph

The charade is over: The Sunday Times

Friends of IRA no more: Toronto Star
Sandro Contenta

McCartney murderer had guarded McGuinness: Sunday Independent
Jim Cusack

Six angry women confront the Provo thugocracy: Sunday Independent
Ruth Dudley Edwards

McCartney's killers walk streets without a care as Provos tighten grip on East Belfast: The Sunday Times
Liam Clarke

IRA savages murder Bert McCartney - and taint Sinn Fein with his blood: Sunday Independent
Jim Cusack

Provo mask slipping: Belfast Telegraph
Debra Douglas

Adams in new IRA row: Belfast Telegraph
Brendan McDaid and Andrea Clements

RIRA suspect in link to Sinn Fein: Sunday Independent

Study into 'tell the truth' way to peace: Belfast Telegraph
Gary Grattan

GAA is right not to give an inch at Croker: The Sunday Times
Brenda Power

Orangemen 'may face prosecution': BBC

Former Long Kesh inmates to sue over CR gas effects: The Sunday Times
Scott Millar

Saturday, February 19

Irish Raids Net Vast Sums That Are Tied to the I.R.A.: New York Times
Brian Lavery

Seized cash part of bank heist haul: Irish Independent
Brian Dowling and Tom Brady

City raids linked to cash haul: Belfast Telegraph
Sarah Brett, Paddy McGuffin and Jonathan McCambridge

Man handed in £175,000 to garda station: Irish Examiner
Sean O'Riordan

Irish bank chief quits as home is searched by raid police: The Times
David Lister

Flynn's link to inquiry costs him key posts: The Irish Times
Arthur Beesley

McGuinness's tie to arrested activist shown: The Independent
David McKittrick

Mr Fix-It faces his own big fix: Irish Examiner
Michael O'Farrell

Cash find 'may be a distraction': BBC

Sinn Féin crisis over police raids: The Guardian
Angelique Chrisafis

Adams states SF opposition to criminality: RTE

IRA 'past masters at money laundering': Irish Examiner
Paul O'Brien

Bertie Ahern on SF exclusion: UTV Internet

£2m find pushes process into dire straits: (from the Irish News)
Maeve Connolly

IRA Damaging Sinn Fein In US - Durkan: Derry Journal

Get tough policy against terrorists follows Bush line: Irish Independent
Conor Cruise O'Brien

N. Ireland peace holds, for now: Christian Science Monitor (Feb 17)
Jason Walsh and Mark Rice-Oxley

These fascists don't even know the true meaning of republicanism: Irish Examiner
Ryle Dwyer

This crisis threatens to halt the advance of Sinn Féin: The Guardian
Robin Livingstone

Only One Option Left, Really: The Blanket
Mick Hall

Choices Must Be Faced: Derry Journal

Cash find puts Sinn Fein in dock: Belfast Telegraph

RTE seeking legal advice on Sinn Fein Ard Fheis coverage: Irish Independent

SF doublespeak must end says victim's aunt: (from the Irish News)
Graeme Neill

Murder spells trouble for IRA: Irish Examiner
John Breslin

Special Branch 'blocked evidence': BBC

Adams for USA, with or without an invitation to the White House: Sunday Life (Feb 13)
Alan Murray

Brave family shatters silence of the lambs to the slaughter: Belfast Telegraph

Fresh hopes for forgotten victims of the troubles: Daily Ireland

Civil Service Proves No Bias Against Protestants: Derry Journal

Orange Order pulls out of parade: BBC

GAA generosity can open HQ to 'garrison games': Daily Ireland

Campbell loses Real IRA appeal: UTV Internet

Friday, February 18

Two Sinn Fein officials arrested over bank cash: The Times
Stewart Tendler and David Lister

Trio arrested, €90,000 seized at station: Irish Examiner
Caroline O'Doherty

Raids may yield IRA link to robbery: The Guardian
Angelique Chrisafis

The Sinn Féin activists, the money lender and the £26m bank heist: Irish Examiner
Fionnán Sheahan

McGimpsey says arrests 'proof' IRA involved: Irish Independent
Louise McCall

'The only IRA left are in the cemetery': Irish Examiner
Catherine Shanahan

Top banker linked to firm raided by gardai: Irish Independent
Sam Smyth

The Money Lender: Irish Examiner
Eoin English, Seán O'Riordan and Dan Buckley

Cross-Border dimension was 'inevitable': Irish Independent
Tom Brady

Party urges caution over activist's arrest: Irish Examiner
Fionnán Sheahan

Sinn Fein hopes of weathering the storm fading fast: Irish Independent
Brian Dowling

Sinn Fein's disastrous week just got even worse: Irish Independent
Maurice Hayes

St. Patrick's gloom: Boston Globe

Good day for democracy: Irish Independent

Crime and Sinn Féin - Pressure on Republicans is mounting: Irish Examiner

Condy may help N. Ireland: Washington Times (Feb 15)
Martin Sieff

A tale of two families: Irish World
Tom Griffin

Kelly set to tackle SF critics: Belfast Telegraph
Brendan McDaid

Sinn Féin faces political suicide over murder, says family: The Guardian (Feb 17)
Angelique Chrisafis

Scepticism over IRA murder denial: Belfast Telegraph
Ashleigh Wallace

Murdered man's family hails IRA's witness appeal: Irish Examiner
Alan Erwin

Body search 'part of harassment campaign': (from the Irish News, Feb 16)
Seamus McKinney

Croke Park should welcome all sports: Belfast Telegraph

GAA can rise over old rules: (from the Irish News)

Let's end the council charade: (from

Act is more than a quaint anachronism: (from the Irish News)
Patrick Murphy

DUP's Donaldson to visit Cork: UTV Internet

Search For Atrocity Answers Continues: The News Letter (Feb 16)
Elinor Glynn

Thursday, February 17

Trimble - Recall Assembly, ditch Sinn Fein: UTV Internet

Bring Back Stormont: The News Letter
Stephen Dempster

Is IRA's demise in cards?: Irish Echo
Paul T. Colgan

Adams hints at IRA link to bank raid: Daily Telegraph
Isambard Wilkinson and Thomas Harding

Adams tries to play down IRA robbery comments: Irish Examiner
Fionnán Sheahan

Ahern - We Must Try To Get Deal Out Of Mothballs: The News Letter
Stephen Dempster

When A Leader Deserts His Men: The Blanket (Feb 14)
Anthony McIntyre

Where's the evidence?: Irish Echo

Group decries 'manipulation' of negotiations: Irish Echo
Ray O'Hanlon

Durkan not hopeful of White House invite: RTE

White House party may be latest victim: Irish Echo
Susan Garraty

Family welcomes IRA death stance: BBC

IRA tries to distance itself from pub brawl murder: Irish Independent
Gene McKenna and Tom Brady

Strength in sisterhood: (from the News Letter)
Suzanne Breen

Addressing reality: Daily Ireland

Pub row murder a much bigger blow to SF than Belfast bank raid: Irish Examiner
Noel Whelan

Finding the killers of Mr. McCartney: Belfast Telegraph

Republicans Face Intense Pressure On Criminality: The News Letter

Impossible dream of an SDLP merger: (from the Irish News)
Brian Feeney

Making sure that every vote counts: Belfast Telegraph

“These bigots have nothing to offer us”: Irish Examiner
Eoin English

Twelfth 'is a day out for all the family': (from the Irish News)
William Scholes

St Pat's row hits bonfire site plan: Daily Ireland

Device sent to home of DPP member: BBC

GAA to discuss prospect of 'foreign sports' at Croke Park: The Herald
Martin McMillan

Rule 42 - Debate on changes is now long overdue: Irish Examiner

Councillors claim flag was hidden for Belfast link-up: Irish Examiner
Eoin English

Heat turned up on British for not aiding bombs probe: Irish Independent
Shane Hickey

Sectarianism - is it left at the office door?: The Scotsman
Diane Nicol

Wednesday, February 16

Trimble call to exclude Sinn Fein: BBC

IMC Must Be Given Bite To Match Its Bark: The News Letter
Stephen Dempster

Like Being Savaged By A Dead Sheep—says Mitchel McLaughlin: Derry Journal

Republican protest at govt buildings: UTV Internet

US group concerned at impasse in process: (from the Irish News)
William Graham

Paramilitarism 'worse than raid': BBC

New direction needed for next assembly: Belfast Telegraph
Eric Waugh

Where have all the good times gone?: (from the Irish News)
Ray O'Hanlon

'Violence has worked for IRA': Belfast Telegraph
Ben Lowry

Call to Sinn Fein over killers: BBC

IRA 'setting up riots to keep killing unsolved': Belfast Telegraph
Sean O'Driscoll

McCartney family meets US Consul General: RTE

Congressmen petition Blair for Finucane inquiry: (from the Irish News)
Maeve Connolly

DUP 'would talk to UUP over poll pact': Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

'Civil War' Intensifies: Derry Journal

NI voters are urged to register: BBC (Feb 15)

Fulton fears assassination: UTV Internet

Omagh families face cash challenge: Daily Telegraph
Thomas Harding

Gallagher on McKevitt challenge: UTV Internet

Closure, at long last, for the victims of British injustice: Irish Independent (Feb 10)
David McKittrick

GRA react to Sunday Business Post article on McCabe: UTV Internet

St Patrick's Day invite to Orange Order 'still stands': Irish Examiner
Eoin English

£11.5m to separate prisoners: Belfast Telegraph (Feb 13)
Michael McHugh

Orange parades 'generating £6m': BBC

McGimpsey in St Patrick's carnival appeal: UTV Internet

Funding rejected again: Daily Ireland

Loyalist leaders hit out at right-wing website: Daily Ireland

Sectarian bigotry is no myth - it's a very real problem: The Scotsman
Tom Devine

Tuesday, February 15

'SF are not real republicans': Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

Court rejects Sinn Féin challenge to financial sanctions: Irish Examiner
Ian Graham

Probe Into SF Funding: The News Letter

Ford hits out at 'rhetoric': Belfast Telegraph

Governments downplaying IRA danger: Irish Echo (Feb 11)
Paul Colgan

Exclusion is a waste of time: (from the Irish News)

Why Sinn Fein can no longer bank on novelty biscuits in the White House: Belfast Telegraph
Sean O'Driscoll

No parties for party?: Irish Echo (Feb 11)

DUP's fury at Orde's welcome to SF: Belfast Telegraph
Noel McAdam

'Ex-special Branch In Bank Gang Hunt' - Claims: The News Letter
Ian Starrett

Bottom line in peace processing is battling on against all odds: Belfast Telegraph
Malachi O'Doherty

McAleese apology should be enough: Belfast Telegraph

Pressure on SF over 'horrific'pub killing: Irish Examiner
John Breslin and Harry McGee

McGuinness firm on Provo innocence: Irish Independent

Adams in appeal to catch killers: BBC

Republicans in a quandary over lethal bar brawl: Irish Independent
David McKittrick

IRA pub murder - Silence a blow to SF credibility: Irish Examiner

Conlon praises 'single voice in wilderness': (from the Irish News)
William Graham

Bid to end 'housing segregation': BBC

Parents must fight bigotry: The Blanket
David Adams

Bridging the Falls and the Shankill: (from

Council refuses St Pat's funding: BBC

Security men appeal sacking for 'harassing' Rangers fans: Irish Independent
Conor Feehan and Breda Heffernan

Derry and Linfield hope their 'friendly' will fit the bill: Irish Independent
George Jackson

Brother of woman shot dead says Government 'going soft' on Provos: Irish Independent (Jan 27)
Clodagh Sheehy

Bloody Sunday lawyers paid more than £80m: Daily Telegraph
Joshua Rozenberg

Sectarian summit only deepens divide: The Scotsman
Dan McDougall

McConnell hails summit to tackle religious bigotry: The Times
Gillian Harris

Beware the myths that tarnish 'sectarian' Scots: The Scotsman
Steve Bruce


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