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Continuity IRA reportedly behind Dublin shooting

Continuity IRA reportedly behind Dublin shooting
By Euronews with Reuters
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The killing is claimed to be in revenge for the death of an associate in 2012.


Irish nationalists opposed to Northern Ireland’s peace process have told broadcasters they were behind a fatal shooting at a Dublin hotel last week.

Continuity IRA has claimed responsibility for the fatal shooting at the Regency Hotel

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One man was killed and two others were wounded when gunmen dressed as police officers opened fire at a boxing weigh-in.

The Continuity IRA say it was in retaliation for the killing of an ally in 2012.

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