Call on the Red Hand Defenders
to withdraw this threat and actively support the rights of any child to attend any school of their choice wherever it may be situated and receive their education with without fear or intimidation.
The Red Hand Defenders
are believed to have threatened Ms Flood and two other members of the Right To Education Group who have defied loyalist protesters in the Ardoyne district to walk the hotly-disputed route over the last three days.
Pro-British extremists, who go by the names Red Hand Defenders
(RHD), Ulster Freedom Fighters (UFF) said in calls to the media they killed McColgan, 20, the father of a baby girl, for his Roman Catholic religion and as a postal worker.
Daniel Hamilton, 31, was jailed for two years and eight months over the Red Hand Defenders
The sinister re-emergence of the cover name the Red Hand Defenders
will cause concern within both communities.
Mr Murphy said that the act, in conjunction with the forklift truck attack on a bar in north Belfast on Friday by loyalist paramilitaries, the Red Hand Defenders
, showed that a violent campaign was being intensified.
The Shankill UDA, using the cover name the Red Hand Defenders
, have claimed responsibility for the double murder.
At the weekend the loyalist Red Hand Defenders
issued a chilling threat that all staff at Catholic schools were now considered legitimate targets.
TEACHERS across North Belfast were defying a threat by the Loyalist Red Hand Defenders
that teachers and all staff working in Catholic schools were "legitimate targets" from yesterday.
It was claimed at first by the Red Hand Defenders
, a cover name used in the past by the Ulster Defence Association and the Loyalist Volunteer Force.
Loyalist terror group the Red Hand Defenders
today claimed responsibility for his murder.
The Londonderry attack came after the Loyalist Red Hand Defenders
- a cover name used by the Ulster Defence Association - said they would continue targeting nationalist homes as long as republicans attacked loyalists.