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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Irish_Republic

The Irish Republic was a revolutionary state that declared its independence from the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland in January 1919. The Republic claimed jurisdiction over the whole island of Ireland, but by 1920 its functional control was limited to only 21 of Ireland's 32 counties, and British state forces ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Republic_of_Ireland

Location of Ireland (dark green). – in Europe (green & dark grey) – in the European Union (green). Capital and largest city, Dublin · 53°20.65′N 6°16.05 ′W / 53.34417°N 6.26750°W / 53.34417; -6.26750. Official languages. Irish · English · National language · Irish · Ethnic groups (2016). 82.2% White Irish; 9.5 % Other ...

www.aransweatersdirect.com/blogs/blog/102905857-what-is-the-difference-between-ireland-and-northern-ireland

Jul 4, 2016 ... Ireland is a single island, situated next to Britain, but there are two countries on the island; The Republic of Ireland makes up most of the island; The Republic of Ireland is an independent sovereign state; Northern Ireland makes up the northeastern part of the island; Northern Ireland is part of the United ...

What is the Irish Republic?

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a republic consisting of 26 of 32 counties comprising the island of Ireland; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1921.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_the_Republic_of_Ireland

The Irish state came into being in 1922 as the Irish Free State, a dominion of the British Commonwealth, having seceded from the United Kingdom under the Anglo-Irish Treaty. It comprises 26 of the island of Ireland's 32 counties. The 1937 constitution renamed the state Ireland. In 1949 it explicitly became a republic, ...

www.thefreedictionary.com/Irish+Republic

Define Irish Republic. Irish Republic synonyms, Irish Republic pronunciation, Irish Republic translation, English dictionary definition of Irish Republic. n See Ireland12 Noun 1. Irish Republic - a republic consisting of 26 of 32 counties comprising the island of Ireland; achieved independence from the United...

Who is the leader of the Irish Republic Army?

www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/shows/ira/inside/org.html

When the Irish Republican Army (IRA) called its ceasefire in 1994, there were high hopes that Irish Republican violence had ceased for good. Then .... According to one report, Gerry Adams and Martin McGuinness, leaders of Sinn Fein, persuaded the IRA leadership not to resume attacks in Northern Ireland early this year.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Irish_Republican_Army_chiefs_of_staff

The following is the list of those who are reported to have served as Chief of Staff of the Irish Republican Army in the organisations bearing that name. Due to the clandestine nature of these organisations, this list is not definitive. Contents. [hide ]. 1 Chiefs of Staff of the Irish Republican Army (1917–1922); 2 Chiefs of Staff of ...

www.britannica.com/topic/Irish-Republican-Army

Dec 28, 2017 ... During the Anglo-Irish War (Irish War of Independence, 1919–21) the IRA, under the leadership of Michael Collins, employed guerrilla tactics—including ambushes, raids, and sabotage—to force the British government to negotiate. The resulting settlement established two new political entities: the Irish Free ...

Irish Republic