OAP paratroopers are charged with murdering IRA leader in 1972 The former soldiers are accused over the shooting of republican leader Joe McCann during a patrol in Belfast louis vuitton shoes hong kong 44 years ago 17:50, 16 DEC 2016Updated18:26, 16 DEC 2016Killed IRA leader Joe McCann, and his family at a press conference Get politics updates directly to your inbox+ SubscribeThank you for subscribing! Could not subscribe, try again laterInvalid Email Two ex British soldiers aged 67 and 65 have been charged with murdering an IRA commander during The Troubles.
The former paratroopers are accused over the shooting of republican leader Joe McCann, 24, during a Belfast patrol in 1972. Unnamed soldier A, 67, and Soldier C, 65, are among the first veterans to face prosecution since a controversial review of all Army killings in Northern Ireland. A spokesman for Public Prosecution Service said: "Following careful consideration of all the available evidence it has been decided to prosecute two men for the louis vuitton agenda hinta offence of murder." A third paratrooper from the patrol that fired on Mr McCann has since died. Mr McCann was one of the Official IRA's most prominent activists and had been holed up in Dublin after being told he was at the top of the Royal Ulster Constabulary's wanted list, it is claimed. Battle of Orgreave files 'due for release' early next year He was shot dead in Joy Street, Belfast, after a chase and 10 cartridge cases were reportedly found close to his body. The louis vuitton alma mini RUC investigated the shooting in 1972 and a decision based on the evidence available then was taken not to prosecute. But a Historical Enquiries Team carried out a fresh investigation in 2012. More prosecutions are likely to follow. Files on the 1972 Bloody Sunday shootings by soldiers in Londonderry are being considered.
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