BRITAIN: A Plague of Violence

Like a plague that has no remedy, the sectarian violence in Northern Ireland goes on and on. Once again, there are victims in England as well as in the troubled province of Ulster. Late last week a bomb exploded in the London Hilton Hotel, killing two people, wounding 28, and destroying the glass-and-marble lobby. It was the fifth bombing in or around London in the past two weeks. Scotland Yard believes that radical members of the Provisional Irish Republican Army are responsible for most if not all of the explosions.

The 28-story Hilton,...

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