UVF


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UVF

abbreviation for
1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) Ulster Volunteer Force
2. (Military) Ulster Volunteer Force
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The UVF said: "In 1985 we were approached by a MI5 officer attached to the Northern Ireland Office and based in Lisburn, Alex Jones was his supposed name.
In addition to its highly protective qualities, the EFI Armor UVF clear coat extends durability for up to three years longer than without the protective layer.
But loyalist sources said the 70-year-old had once been a key member of the UVF gang which ambushed The Miami Showband in July 1975.
The UVF leadership regarded this as the final straw and Wright was expelled and ordered to leave Northern Ireland.
The UVF says it has destroyed its entire arsenal, with a further major disarmament act being announced by the RHC.
Father-of-two Barwise, from Anfield, was jailed for four years and two months, for being a member of the UVF, and for nine offences linked to firearms.
The party, which held its annual conference yesterday behind closed doors, said it would instead work in partnership with those committed to transforming loyalist communities - including the UVF.
Calls for action have come from all sides amid the bitter feud between the UVF and Loyalist Volunteer Force during which the UVF have shot dead four people.
The witness claims he was threatened by UVF heavies and ordered to tell police Taube's death was an accident.
At this stage, everything points to the UVF,' a source said.
As a student interested in the world of entrepreneurial investment, the value of this conference simply can't be overstated," said Charles Smart, a senior at the University of Utah and participant in the UVF program.