Preas Ráitheas / Press Release – 30/06/2016
Statement by Seán Ó Dubhláin, National PRO, Sinn Féin Poblachtach
Republican Sinn Féin condemn last nights acts of oppression by uniformed thugs of the British State against our members.
Members of Republican Sinn Féin including two members of the Ard Chomhairle were out selling the latest issue of the monthly newspaper SAOIRSE when the car they were travelling in was stopped and ambushed by an estimated six unmarked cars containing members of the notorious Territorial Support Group (TSG) and PSNI. Our members were assaulted as they were forcibly removed from the car, dragged across the road and handcuffed by these agents of British rule who were heavily armed with sub machine guns. This followed a full days activity from the PSNI helicopter over the Lurgan area.
Later that night all across the Lurgan, Kilwilkie and Craigavon areas a British military spotter plane was recorded conducting reconnaissance…
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