INLA


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INLA

abbreviation for
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) Irish National Liberation Army; a Republican paramilitary organization in Ireland
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Noun1.INLA - a radical terrorist group dedicated to the removal of British forces from Northern Ireland and the unification of Ireland
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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Drug barons would hire INLA gunmen to carry out hits on their rivals.
The sooner the INLA closes down its discredited organisation the better.
Yesterday, three INLA men lined up in a street near the home of Gallagher - responsible for murdering a dozen people.
McGlinchey, from Bellaghy, Co Derry, had been in the IRA before he joined the INLA.
The INLA's Belfast leadership asked the priest to deliver a message.
INLA men Christopher "Crip" McWilliams and John Kennaway had been transferred into the same H-Block as Wright the previous May, just weeks after Wright was moved from Maghaberry Prison, Co Antrim, to serve out an eight-year sentence.
But while "Basher" Flynn's name appears on police and prison service "wanted" lists, the man, once named in court as the head of the INLA, sticks up two fingers to justice as he relaxes in the sunshine.
The Washington State woman has been to republican gatherings in Northern Ireland and says she is in full support of the current ceasefire by the INLA terror group.
His pounds 30million report outlined a series of blunders before the murder including: PUTTING Wright in H-Block 6 alongside the INLA prisoners,
LVF leader Wright was shot just after Christmas, 1997 by three INLA killers as he sat in a prison van waiting to be taken to the visitors area.
Police on both sides of the border were put on full alert after a massive weapons haul in the Galliagh estate in the city - a long-time INLA stronghold.