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Belfast Telegraph
Loyalist supergrass sentencing adjourned amid defence concernsof conviction. Prominent victims campaigner Raymond McCord - whose son, Raymon
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 hours ago
of conviction. Prominent victims campaigner Raymond McCord - whose son, Raymond McCord Junior, was murdered by the UVF in November 1997 - said he is to begin legal action against the PPS on Friday for not pursuing the prosecutions. He also... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Justice Dept bids to overturn ruling it failed to provide murder probe resourcesAvenue in November 1982. No-one has ever been convicted for the sectarian kill
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 22 hours ago
Avenue in November 1982. No-one has ever been convicted for the sectarian killing believed to have been carried out by the UVF. The victim's family lodged a complaint with the Police Ombudsman about how the murder investigation was handled in 2004... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
UVF terror flag displayed in Northern Ireland town hall during band competition Flute band colour party at Carrickfergus Town Hall October 18 2017 A UVF
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Flute band colour party at Carrickfergus Town Hall October 18 2017 A UVF flag was... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Only one man could silence veteran journalist Jim McDowell... Van Morrisoncrash, witnessed by his terrified wife Lindy, he tells Ivan Little. With undis
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
crash, witnessed by his terrified wife Lindy, he tells Ivan Little. With undisguised hatred etched across their faces, the UVF men in a Belfast courtroom never took their eyes off the journalist sitting opposite them on the Press benches. The... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Twenty-one death threats in a 45-year newspaper career, but only one man could silence veteran journalist Jim McDowell... an uncommunicative singer called Van Morrisoncrash, witnessed by his terrified wife Lindy, he tells Ivan Little. With undis
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
crash, witnessed by his terrified wife Lindy, he tells Ivan Little. With undisguised hatred etched across their faces, the UVF men in a Belfast courtroom never took their eyes off the journalist sitting opposite them on the Press benches. The... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Ruling out loyalist supergrass's murder evidence 'betrayal of victims'in Northern Ireland said. Raymond McCord said he was sickened by the treatment
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
in Northern Ireland said. Raymond McCord said he was sickened by the treatment of former Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF) commander and informer Gary Haggarty. Haggarty accused 11 paramilitaries and two former police officers of involvement... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Supergrass Haggarty case has let down the victimsviewpoint: The collapse of the loyalist supergrass case involving former UVF
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
viewpoint: The collapse of the loyalist supergrass case involving former UVF commander Gary Haggarty involves heavy costs on several fronts October 12 2017 Editor's viewpoint: Supergrass Haggarty... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Humiliating defeat for Northern Ireland justice as Haggarty UVF supergrass case implodes Millions spent, no convictions anda killer may go free October 12 2017 Humi
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
Millions spent, no convictions anda killer may go free October 12 2017 Humiliating defeat for Northern Ireland justice as Haggarty UVF supergrass case... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
No prosecution for 13 named by supergrass UVF boss Eamon Fox's son Ciaran, left, and Gary Convie's father Joe outside Belfast Cr
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
Eamon Fox's son Ciaran, left, and Gary Convie's father Joe outside Belfast Crown Court after Gary Haggarty pleaded guilty to 200 terrorist offences, including five murders October 11 2017 No... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
13 people implicated by UVF supergrass Gary Haggarty will not be prosecuted October 11 2017 The Public Prosecution Service (PPS) has announced that it
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
October 11 2017 The Public Prosecution Service (PPS) has announced that it will not prosecute... Read more
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4NI
Two Men Released Over Threats To Catholic FamiliesTerroism Act. The men, aged 37 and 40, were detained on suspicion of being mem
4NI / Posted 10 days ago
Terroism Act. The men, aged 37 and 40, were detained on suspicion of being members of a banned organisation, namely the UVF. The arrests were made after four Catholic families were forced to leave their homes in the Cantrell Close area in east... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Residents hit out at GAA flags flown on Belfast lamp-postsany reason from public utilities. Hang your legal flags from your own property.
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
any reason from public utilities. Hang your legal flags from your own property." The new group has campaigned against the UVF flags in Cantrell Close and unionist flags on the Ormeau Road. Around 250 people attended its first ever rally in... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Men arrested in connection with intimidation of Catholic families in Belfast releasedsuspects, aged 37 and 40, were detained on suspicion of being members of the pa
Irish Examiner / Posted 10 days ago
suspects, aged 37 and 40, were detained on suspicion of being members of the paramilitary Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF). They were freed pending a report to prosecutors, police said. Last week, Northern Ireland's police chief blamed the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Pair held over intimidation of Catholic families in Belfast released George Hamilton said the East Belfast UVF was behind the intimidation of the
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
George Hamilton said the East Belfast UVF was behind the intimidation of the families October 9 2017 Two men... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
UVF suspects over threats to Catholics at Belfast's Cantrell Close released Cantrell Close off the Ravenhill Road in south Belfast where a number of thre
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
Cantrell Close off the Ravenhill Road in south Belfast where a number of threats were made against residents. October 9 2017 UVF suspects over threats to Catholics at... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Victims campaigner accuses police of not warning him he was a loyalist's targeta top loyalist paramilitary. Belfast man Raymond McCord discovered on Monday t
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
a top loyalist paramilitary. Belfast man Raymond McCord discovered on Monday that in 1999 he had been a target of former UVF boss turned supergrass, Gary Haggarty. Haggarty is currently in protective custody awaiting sentence for 200 terrorist... Read more
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4NI
Two Arrested After Catholics Forced To Flee Homes In East Belfastfamilies lived in the Cantrell Close area. The PSNI claimed the threats were f
4NI / Posted 10 days ago
families lived in the Cantrell Close area. The PSNI claimed the threats were from the Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF). The men, aged 37 and 40, have been detained under the Terrorism Act on suspicion of membership of a proscribed... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Two arrested over intimidation of Catholic families in Belfastmen. The suspects, aged 37 and 40, were detained on suspicion of being members
Irish Examiner / Posted 11 days ago
men. The suspects, aged 37 and 40, were detained on suspicion of being members of the paramilitary Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF). Last week, Northern Ireland's police chief blamed the East Belfast UVF for issuing threats to the families living in a... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
UVF suspects arrested over threats to Catholics at Belfast's Cantrell Close Cantrell Close off the Ravenhill Road in south Belfast where a number of thre
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
Cantrell Close off the Ravenhill Road in south Belfast where a number of threats were made against residents. October 9 2017 UVF suspects arrested over threats to... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Two arrested over intimidation of Catholic families in Belfast An East Belfast UVF mural on Newtownards Rd, Belfast October 9 2017 Detec
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
An East Belfast UVF mural on Newtownards Rd, Belfast October 9 2017 Detectives investigating the intimidation of four... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Cantrell Close: UVF told to lift threats as police blame terror gang for forcing Catholic families out October 6 2017 The UVF is facing growing...
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 13 days ago
October 6 2017 The UVF is facing growing... Read more
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4NI
Other News In Briefmoney wrongfully obtained to the Department for Communities. Dr Farry said: "T
4NI / Posted 13 days ago
money wrongfully obtained to the Department for Communities. Dr Farry said: "The confirmation from the Chief Constable the UVF is behind this campaign of intimidation against a number of families in Cantrell Close is helpful. "The pressure put on... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
'Cut the crap - you think anyone in the country believes you?' Nolan and Bryson clash over UVF threats Stephen Nolan and Jamie Bryson clashed over the airwaves. October 6 2017 'C
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
Stephen Nolan and Jamie Bryson clashed over the airwaves. October 6 2017 'Cut the crap - you think anyone in the country believes you?' Nolan... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Cantrell Close: If the political vacuum isn't filled, paramilitaries are here to stayhere to stay October 6 2017 If the UVF is proven to be behind intimidation
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
here to stay October 6 2017 If the UVF is proven to be behind intimidation and threats in east Belfast, it is important to place what is happening within the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Forcing Catholics and Protestants to live together never going to work, says Cantrell Close resident as UVF told to lift threats October 6 2017 Forcing Catholics and Protestants to live together never goin
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
October 6 2017 Forcing Catholics and Protestants to live together never going to work, says Cantrell Close resident as... Read more
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4NI
Call For UVF To Withdraw Threats Made To Catholic Families Sinn Fein has called on the UVF to withdraw threats made to Catholic families
4NI / Posted 14 days ago
Sinn Fein has called on the UVF to withdraw threats made to Catholic families living in south Belfast. Four families have been forced to leave their homes in Cantrell Close after being... Read more
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Irish Examiner
PSNI chief blames 'chaotic, disorganised' UVF for terrorising Catholic families in Belfast | Irish Examiner Thursday, October 05, 2017 - 02:15 pm Northern...
Irish Examiner / Posted 15 days ago
| Irish Examiner Thursday, October 05, 2017 - 02:15 pm Northern... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Statement: Chief Constable blames UVF for Cantrell Close intimidation October 5 2017 Statement: Chief Constable blames UVF for Cantrell Close...
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
October 5 2017 Statement: Chief Constable blames UVF for Cantrell Close... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Police chief blames UVF for terrorising Catholic families October 5 2017 Northern Ireland's police chief has blamed the paramilitary
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
October 5 2017 Northern Ireland's police chief has blamed the paramilitary Ulster Volunteer Force for issuing threats to four... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
UVF behind Cantrell Close threats which forced Catholic families out: Chief Constable George Hamilton October 5 2017 Chief Constable George...
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Belfast Telegraph
'Gesture of goodwill' - UVF flags removed in Belfast estate where Catholics forced to flee Cantrell Close off the Ravenhill Road in south Belfast where a number of thre
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
Cantrell Close off the Ravenhill Road in south Belfast where a number of threats were made against residents. October 5 2017 'Gesture of goodwill' - UVF... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Omagh councillors in heated clash over Troubles' victimsof hundreds of civilians. "The infamous Glenanne Gang, which was made up of UD
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
of hundreds of civilians. "The infamous Glenanne Gang, which was made up of UDR soldiers, RUC members and members of the UVF, claimed the lives of over 120 people, including the 34 victims, including an unborn child, of the Dublin Monaghan... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Granddaughter of UDA terror chief Coulter charged with prison arsonis the granddaughter of Jackie Coulter, who held a senior rank in the UDA befor
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
is the granddaughter of Jackie Coulter, who held a senior rank in the UDA before his murder in August 2000 by rivals in the UVF during a bloody feud. The defendant, from Bandon Court in Belfast, was sentenced to three months' jail earlier this year... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
'North not British' row: Out of the frying pan with loose talkthreat from loyalist paramilitaries, illustrates the real-life effects of indul
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
threat from loyalist paramilitaries, illustrates the real-life effects of indulging hazardous disputes over identity. The UVF denies involvement, for what it's worth, but two decades after the Belfast Agreement families with young children have... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Lifting of threats against Catholic families urged by Northern Ireland leadersand division and should be condemned by all political, community and statutory
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
and division and should be condemned by all political, community and statutory leaders." Assembly members have blamed the UVF. The development was hit with another controversy in the summer when loyalist paramilitary flags were erected on... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Northern Ireland's political leaders issue joint statement calling for Cantrell Close threats to be liftedto leave their homes overnight by the PSNI. Sinn Fein South Belfast MLA Mairti
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
to leave their homes overnight by the PSNI. Sinn Fein South Belfast MLA Mairtin O Muilleoir has repeatedly stated that the UVF was behind the threats. Following the meeting the PSNI said they confirmed to Sinn Fein an "active investigation is... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Loyalist paramilitary threat 'strong line of police inquiry' says Sinn Fein over Cantrell threatswere told by police they were under threat. Sinn Fein South Belfast MLA Mairti
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
were told by police they were under threat. Sinn Fein South Belfast MLA Mairtin O Muilleoir has repeatedly stated that the UVF was behind the threats. In a statement following the meeting the party said the "PSNI have now confirmed loyalist... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
UVF intimidation of Catholics disgusting and unionists’ response almost as bad Cantrell Close, a shared housing area off the Ravenhill Road, where four Cath
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 18 days ago
Cantrell Close, a shared housing area off the Ravenhill Road, where four Catholic families in Belfast have left their homes having received sectarian threats October 2... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Pregnant Belfast mum tells how PSNI told her of death threat before leaving - top cop challenges politicians to 'get heads together'in the mixed housing development in Cantrell Close off the Ravenhill Road. Sinn
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 18 days ago
in the mixed housing development in Cantrell Close off the Ravenhill Road. Sinn Fein MLA Mairtin O Muilleoir said the UVF was behind the threats. However, police have said they will not discuss if the threat was credible or where it came... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Pregnant Belfast mum tells how PSNI called to door advising of threat before leaving - top cop challenges politicians to 'get heads together'in the mixed housing development in Cantrell Close off the Ravenhill Road. Sinn
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 18 days ago
in the mixed housing development in Cantrell Close off the Ravenhill Road. Sinn Fein MLA Mairtin O Muilleoir said the UVF was behind the threats. However, police have said they will not discuss if the threat was credible or where it came... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Ruth Dudley Edwards: Jim McDowell is a journalist who has led from the front to expose NI’s gangsters and low-lifesrunning, punch-ups (mostly in self-defence) and mishaps along the way like a he
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 18 days ago
running, punch-ups (mostly in self-defence) and mishaps along the way like a helicopter crash, a stroke and an attempt by UVF thugs to kick him to death. Like most of his friends, if I had to go into a jungle, Jim is the person I’d want charging... Read more
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Variety
New York Film Review: Alex Gibney’s ‘No Stone Unturned’of Ireland face off against Italy. It was quickly established that the gunmen w
Variety / Posted 19 days ago
of Ireland face off against Italy. It was quickly established that the gunmen were members of the Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF), the loyalist paramilitary group who might roughly be described as the loyalist equivalent of the IRA. (The moment you... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Belfast families living in fear on mixed estate where Catholics forced to fleehave spoken of their fears after Catholic neighbours were forced to flee their
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 20 days ago
have spoken of their fears after Catholic neighbours were forced to flee their homes because of loyalist threats. The UVF has been blamed for threatening four Catholic families, two of whom have children as young as 18 months old, in Cantrell... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
We all have role to play if intimidation is ever to be beatenever to be beaten The intimidation of four Catholic families from a flagship s
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 21 days ago
ever to be beaten The intimidation of four Catholic families from a flagship shared housing scheme in east Belfast by the UVF is a stain on the reputation of Northern Ireland September 29 2017 We all have role to play if intimidation is ever to... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Belfast families living in fear on mixed estate where Catholics forced to fleehave spoken of their fears after Catholic neighbours were forced to flee their
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 21 days ago
have spoken of their fears after Catholic neighbours were forced to flee their homes because of loyalist threats. The UVF has been blamed for threatening four Catholic families, two of whom have children as young as 18 months old, in Cantrell... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Cantrell Close threats: Active PSNI investigation after Catholic families flee homes UVF behind the intimidation which left families homeless, Sinn Fein claims G
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 21 days ago
UVF behind the intimidation which left families homeless, Sinn Fein claims General view of Cantrell Close off the Ravenhill Road in south Belfast where a number of... Read more
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4NI
Other News In Briefdue to sectarian intimidation. The scheme, part of the Executive's Together: Bu
4NI / Posted 21 days ago
due to sectarian intimidation. The scheme, part of the Executive's Together: Building a United Community strategy, saw UVF flags placed there over the summer. Ms Bradshaw said: "I condemn, without hesitation or reservation, the intimidation of... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Because we are Catholic: Resident speaks out after UVF force him and pregnant wife to leave home Resident speaks out after police pass UVF threat to him Paramilitary flags a
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 22 days ago
Resident speaks out after police pass UVF threat to him Paramilitary flags adorn many lamp posts across the city and beyond September 28 2017 Because... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
UVF driving Catholic families out of Belfast homes, claims MLA One of the UVF flags erected near a mixed housing estate in south Belfast Se
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 22 days ago
One of the UVF flags erected near a mixed housing estate in south Belfast September 28 2017 The UVF is driving people... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
UVF driving families out of Belfast homes, claims MLA One of the UVF flags erected near a mixed housing estate in south Belfast Se
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 22 days ago
One of the UVF flags erected near a mixed housing estate in south Belfast September 28 2017 The UVF is driving people out of their homes... Read more
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