Talking to Terrorists | Endgame in Ireland

In February 1991, Prime Minister John Major survived an IRA mortar attack. But this wasn't the only message he received from the Republican movement - while publicly the British government refused to talk to terrorists, behind the scenes covert communications began.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 58'56''
  • Broadcast year: 2001
Curriculum Connection
  • History | The Irish Troubles

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  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC Two
  • Programme: Endgame in Ireland
  • Episode: Talking to Terrorists