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Friday Sep 12 | Belfast Today

Pair jailed over dissident training camp

The 49-year-old grandfather, from Duneane Crescent in Toomebridge, was told he will serve a minimum sentence of five years, with an additional five years spent on licence when he is released from custody. In 1993 he was jailed for 24 years for the attempted murder of a RUC man, after he placed a booby-trap bomb under the constable's car.

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Related Topix: Terrorism, Tyrone County, Northern Ireland, World News, United Kingdom

Thu Sep 11, 2014

BBC News

Brothers jailed over terrorist camp

Gavin Joseph Coney, 37, of Gorticashel Road, Omagh, and Terence Aiden Coney, 36, of Malabhui Road, Carrickmore, were jailed for five years and nine months. They admitted attending a place used for terrorist training, having articles for use in terrorism and preparation of terrorist acts.

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Related Topix: Tyrone County, Northern Ireland, World News, United Kingdom

Fri Sep 05, 2014

The Big Apple

Whataboutism

Listen to Robert Emmerich introduce The Big Apple , a hit song from 1937. Music written by Bob and performed by Tommy Dorsey's Clambake Seven with Bob on piano.

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Related Topix: Prison, Tyrone County, Northern Ireland, World News, United Kingdom

Thu Sep 04, 2014

Sys-Con Media

Galantas Files Technical Study Showing Strong Economics at Omagh Gold ...

The report is to be available on www.sedar.com and www.galantas.com . The revised estimate of resources is written in compliance with the Pan European Reporting Code , Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum standards and Canadian National Instrument 43-101.

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Related Topix: Tyrone County, Northern Ireland, World News, United Kingdom

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Fermanagh Today

A young boy and soldier on the Springfield Road in west Belfast

August 31, 1994 remains a hugely important date in Northern Ireland's history. It was the day the IRA committed to a cessation of all military operations, and the day that the possibility of peace, of change, of a new dispensation and a new Northern Ireland - one no longer defined by sectarian conflict and violence - became possible.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, United Kingdom, Antrim County, Northern Ireland, Down County, Northern Ireland, Belfast County, Northern Ireland, Ireland, Irish Republican Army, Tyrone County, Northern Ireland

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Midulster Today

Ballygawley bus bomb survivor says 'We are forgotten heroes'

A SOLDIER who survived the IRA's Ballygawley bus bombing in 1988 says he believes he and other ex-soldiers who served in Ulster, Iraq and the Falklands are the "forgotten heroes".

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Related Topix: Irish Republican Army, Tyrone County, Northern Ireland, World News, United Kingdom

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Belfast Today

Fermanagh farm couple have paid A 80k fine - but still owe A 37k interest

A Fermanagh farmer, the first person to be jailed in Northern Ireland for illegal dumping, on Friday paid back his share of 80,000 by way of confisication.

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Related Topix: Fermanagh County, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom, Tyrone County, Northern Ireland, World News

Belfast Today

Gerry Anderson 'brought light on dark days'

Anderson, 69, had been off-air for almost two years battling illness. He is survived by his wife Christine and children David and Kirsty.

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Related Topix: Tyrone County, Northern Ireland, World News, United Kingdom

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Independent.ie

New terrorism offences created to tackle dissident republicans

Details of the new laws, which were first revealed in the Irish Independent last month, were published this afternoon by Justice Minister Frances Fitzgerald .

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Related Topix: Terrorism, Tyrone County, Northern Ireland, World News, United Kingdom, Irish Republican Army

BBC News

Jobs boost at Omagh gold mining firm

This includes the Curraghinalt gold deposit outside Gortin, identified as one of the top ten undeveloped gold deposits by grade in the world.

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Related Topix: Tyrone County, Northern Ireland, World News, United Kingdom

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