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#on the runs

# on-the-runs - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

95 people with 'On the Run' letters are linked to 300 murders
# On The Run
# On The Run

95 people with 'On the Run' letters are linked to 300 murders

Mar 24th 2015, 3:49 PM 7,119 Views 29 Comments

A report into the so-called ‘On The Runs’ letters was published today

# on-the-runs - Sunday 22 March, 2015

Police investigating 'six key IRA suspects' who received on-the-run letters
# Comfort Letter
# Comfort Letter

Police investigating 'six key IRA suspects' who received on-the-run letters

Mar 22nd 2015, 3:00 PM 13,410 Views 87 Comments

As many as 200 republicans received these letters.

# on-the-runs - Wednesday 3 September, 2014

Former IRA members could face prosecution despite comfort letters
# On The Runs
# On The Runs

Former IRA members could face prosecution despite comfort letters

Sep 3rd 2014, 4:49 PM 8,157 Views 51 Comments

British Secretary of State to Northern Ireland Theresa Villiers has stated that the letters no longer serve as immunity from prosecution.

# on-the-runs - Thursday 17 July, 2014

On the run letters were "unprecedented and flawed", but not unlawful
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

On the run letters were "unprecedented and flawed", but not unlawful

Jul 17th 2014, 1:03 PM 4,943 Views 54 Comments

The Hallett Review finds that two terrorism suspects were given letters in error.

# on-the-runs - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

PSNI chief to face questions on controversial 'on the runs' letters
# Peace Process
# Peace Process

PSNI chief to face questions on controversial 'on the runs' letters

May 7th 2014, 8:31 AM 4,248 Views 26 Comments

Some 190 republicans were issued with ‘letters of comfort’ from the British comfort telling them they were no longer wanted in connection with historical crimes.

# on-the-runs - Thursday 13 March, 2014

Adams: Unionist parties risk dragging peace process back to 1998
# On The Runs
# On The Runs

Adams: Unionist parties risk dragging peace process back to 1998

Mar 13th 2014, 6:52 PM 7,933 Views 147 Comments

The Sinn Féin leader, currently in the United States, criticised the UK government’s failure to agree on Haas proposals.

# on-the-runs - Tuesday 11 March, 2014

Tánaiste admits 'on-the-runs' controversy has 'derailed' progress in the North
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Tánaiste admits 'on-the-runs' controversy has 'derailed' progress in the North

Mar 11th 2014, 5:02 PM 6,300 Views 65 Comments

Eamon Gilmore told the Dáil that talks on the contentious issues of flags, parades and the past were “derailed” after the release of John Downey.

# on-the-runs - Friday 28 February, 2014

"A deception by omission" - Robinson says the DUP was misled over 'on-the runs'
# War Of Words
# War Of Words

"A deception by omission" - Robinson says the DUP was misled over 'on-the runs'

Feb 28th 2014, 1:32 PM 5,087 Views 93 Comments

Martin McGuinness disagrees saying that if the DUP’s outbusts are about appeasing hardline unionists and electioneering.

# on-the-runs - Thursday 27 February, 2014