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NEW MONAGHAN BOMBING PUBLICATION HAILED AS VALUABLE EXERCISE IN RECONCILIATION

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31 Oct 2014 Comments Off on NEW MONAGHAN BOMBING PUBLICATION HAILED AS VALUABLE EXERCISE IN RECONCILIATION
NEW MONAGHAN BOMBING PUBLICATION HAILED AS  VALUABLE EXERCISE IN RECONCILIATION

A new publication on the 1974 Monaghan bombing was hailed at its formal launch in the Market House in Monaghan Town on Wednesday evening last by Margaret Urwin of the Justice for the Forgotten organisation as an important exercise in both commemoration and reconciliation. The Monaghan Bombing Community Links Project was co-ordinated by local man Brian Clerkin and backed by local Peace III Partnership funding and support. The booklet produced, containing extensive photographic and eyewitness testimony relating to the May 17 1974 bomb in the town, was compiled with considerable youth ...