... the parties discussed the possibility of British withdrawal from an independent
Northern Ireland. One of the most contentious and defining conflicts of the
twentieth century and one whose impact is still felt today. What caused it?
The conflict in Northern Ireland, which has killed thousands, has political and
religious roots that are centuries old. In modern times the conflict is centred on ...
May 19, 2015 ... Today's historic handshake between the Prince and the controversial republican
figure comes after thirty years of bloody conflict and a ...
Why is the conflict referred to as 'the Troubles'? 'The Troubles' is a euphemism
that is commonly used in Northern Ireland, and the Republic of Ireland, to refer to
The Troubles, as Northern Ireland's sectarian strife came to be known, erupted
nearly 40 years ago, when Catholic Irish nationalists, favoring unification with the
CAIN: Northern Ireland Conflict, Politics, and Society. Information on 'the troubles'
. This site contains information and source material on the Troubles in Northern ...
Feb 18, 2014 ... Mid August 1969 witnessed great violence and suffering. Memories of these
terrible events have remained strong, especially in areas affected ...
A comprehensive educational site about the Troubles in Northern Ireland
between 1968 and 1998. Contains topic pages, images, video, activities and
Oct 5, 2015 ... LONDONDERRY, Northern Ireland — IT is widely assumed that the Northern
Ireland conflict was settled in 1998 with the signing of the Good ...