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Noun1.CIRA - a terrorist organization formed in Ireland in 1994 as a clandestine armed wing of Sinn Fein
act of terrorism, terrorism, terrorist act - the calculated use of violence (or the threat of violence) against civilians in order to attain goals that are political or religious or ideological in nature; this is done through intimidation or coercion or instilling fear
Eire, Ireland, Irish Republic, Republic of Ireland - a republic consisting of 26 of 32 counties comprising the island of Ireland; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1921
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The source said: "The CIRA and Real IRA look like they've intensified their profile campaign since Easter.
Our aim is to give children across the country the opportunity to reach their potential," said Hassan El Kalla, chairman of CIRA.
Now more than ever, we recommend to our CIRA clients that their financial statements bring the world to their window to look in.
The main problems for independent restaurants, as CIRA co-founder Bob Kinkead, eponymous owner of a restaurant in Washington, DC, sees it, is that chains are moving rapidly into areas where independents are easily out-gunned.
Only me, 46 plain clothes cops, 91 touts, 28 soldiers and the entire membership of the CIRA Drug Dealing Division (West Belfast) have them.
This demand, in turn, encourages CIRA management teams to utilize the services of accountants.
the inclusion of budget information in CIRA annual reports; and
Security sources refused to be drawn on claims that they had help from inside the CIRA, with one source saying: "We never comment on operations such as this.
Untangling the web of acronyms, like APB, SFAS, FASB, GASB, CIRA, HUD and A-133; or
The CIRA is a splinter republican group which has bombed several times before, twice in Co Fermanagh, and all at tense periods in the peace process.
A CIRA is an association of persons who own condominiums or another kind of housing with common property--property that all the owners hold in common.
CIRA was designed to meet growing cyber protection needs by leveraging the expertise of cyber security industry leaders.