F Block Martyrs

816 prisoners in 18 Turkish jails went on hunger strike in protest at conditions in “F-type” prisons in late 2000. 122 people died, both inside and outside the prisons, in connection with the protest (WP).

Falls Road, Belfast.

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Copyright © 2001 Peter Moloney

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Belfast Says No

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November 1985 saw the signing of the Anglo-Irish Agreement, which established an “inter-governmental conference” advisory body on (some) Northern Irish affairs, in which the Irish government participated. It spawned the slogans “Ulster says No” and the localized “Belfast says No”.

City Hall, Belfast

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Copyright © 1985 Peter Moloney