Real Irish Republican Army


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Noun1.Real Irish Republican Army - a radical terrorist group that broke away in 1997 when the mainstream Provisional IRA proposed a cease-fire; has continued terrorist activities in opposition to any peace agreement
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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Although the IRA is contained on a list of outlawed groups, Mr Justice Girvan stressed that the relevant legislation does not include any organisation called or known as the Real Irish Republican Army.
Although the IRA is contained on a list of outlawed groups,Mr Justice Girvan stressed that the relevant legislation does not include any organisation called or known as the Real Irish Republican Army.
Israeli security sources said they arrested a foreigner, in the West Bank city of Ramallah, whom they believe is a member of the Real Irish Republican Army, a group that rejects any peace deal for Northern Ireland.