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Upcoming event: National Security Seminar, QUB, 4th April.

Dealing with the Past: A Proposed Model for Information Redaction under the Stormont House Agreement 4th April, 2017 10.00 am, Moot Court, School of Law Queens University Belfast

‘Good Samaritan’ bombing inquest refused by High Court

Request for new inquest into the deaths of Sean Dalton in Derry on 1988 refused by the High Court.

Inglorious Empire: what the British did to India

Book review: Shashi Tharoor’s angry history of British rule in India is a timely response to empire nostalgia

5 of the worst atrocities carried out by British Empire, after ‘historical amnesia’ claims

The British people suffer "historical amnesia" over the atrocities committed by their former empire , an Indian MP and author has claimed. Former UN under-secretary general Dr Shashi Tharoor said the British education system fails to tell the real story of empire .

Jean Smyth-Campbell Art 2 PSNI Judgement

The high court recently ruled that the PSNI legacy investigation branch was not sufficiently independent to be Art. 2 compliant in respect of killings by the British Army. This has profound implications for those families awaiting a proper investigation- and in our view strengthens the argument for...

MCGURK’S BAR BOMBING – LOSS OF INNOCENCE

Relatives of those who were killed and injured in the McGurk’s Bar bombing talk of that night and its aftermath. On 4 December 1971, the Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF), exploded a bomb at McGurk’s Bar in Belfast, Northern Ireland. The explosion caused the building to collapse, killing fifteen civilian...

Pat Finucane on TheDetail.tv

Various articles from http://www.thedetail.tv/ on Pat Finucane

The ‘British Patriot’, the UDA Gouger and MI5

The following incident gives a fascinating insight into MI5

Court hears of policy to discredit abuse claims during Mau Mau uprising

Counsel for Kenyan claimants accuses the Conservative government of 1950s of undermining people who reported abuse

Briefing paper for families on British army killings/investigations/prosecutions + LIB/PSNI fact sheet

UPDATE FOR FAMILIES: British Army killings/ prosecutions etc. There has been extensive media coverage recently covering the alleged “witch-hunt” against former members of the British Army for actions carried out during the conflict. There has also been speculation that the British government would i...