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18 Years On: The IRA Manchester Bomb

June 13, 2014 8:50 am Published by 3 Comments

This weekend marks the 18th anniversary of the Manchester bomb which exploded on the morning of June 15th 1996 causing substantial damage to Manchester city centre. The bomb was detonated by the Provisional Irish Republican Army who were waging a war against the British Government through the use of terror tactics. Their aim was for... View Article