Continuity Irish Republican Army

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a terrorist organization formed in Ireland in 1994 as a clandestine armed wing of Sinn Fein

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A 17-year-old boy has also been charged with the murder, as well as possession of a firearm with intent, membership of Continuity IRA and collecting information likely to be of use to terrorists.
Detectives are now questioning five people over the murder of police constable Stephen Carroll, 48, who was killed by gunmen from the Continuity IRA in an attack launched in Craigavon on Monday night.
During that time, the prosecution alleges, Continuity IRA leadership meetings were recorded.
The Continuity IRA and the Real IRA want to derail the peace process and have rejected the mainstream IRA's decision to end violence and follow peaceful means to gain their goals.
At Dublin's Special Criminal Court earlier this year, a man was convicted of Continuity IRA membership.
As Tony Blair and Irish premier Bertie Ahern prepared for talks tomorrow in Hillsborough Castle with the province's parties to revive devolution, the Continuity IRA claimed it planted the bomb which exploded last night at an entrance to the offices of Fermanagh District Council in Enniskillen.
A BOMB attack at the police training college in Belfast has been claimed by the Continuity IRA.
IRA information officer Conor Claxton told the Miami jury that some American- Irish supporters would otherwise be financing factions such as the Real IRA and the Continuity IRA.
The INLA has been around for years, but Continuity IRA is composed principally of those who have left the IRA and Sinn Fein in recent months because they believe the two organizations have abandoned the fight for a united Ireland.
SECRET recordings of Continuity IRA meetings revealed plans to smuggle a weapon inside a loaf of bread, the High Court heard yesterday.
Booby trap car bombs are nothing new but the Continuity IRA and Oglaigh na hEireann are particularly fond of using them - especially on Catholic officers to dissuade them from joining the PSNI ranks.
The dissident Republican Continuity IRA claimed responsibility for his killing.
The teenager is set to go before Lisburn Magistrates Court also charged with membership of a proscribed organisation, the dissident republican Continuity IRA, possession of a firearm with intent and collecting information likely to be of use to terrorists.
Today, family and friends will say their last farewells to Stephen Carroll, 48, the policeman who was killed by a Continuity IRA sniper in County Armagh on Monday night.
Three men arrested in Britain as part of an operation into the Continuity IRA were questioned by anti-terrorist officers last night.
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