Презентація "The “Troubles”"

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The “Troubles”
conflict in Northern Ireland(Ulster):
Great Britain
Local right-wing radical nationalists

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GREAT BRITAIN (majority - protestants):
British police
Ulster police
Ulster royalists
NORTHERN IRELAND (majority -catholics):
Irish nationalists (IRA)

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It all has began a long time ago…
Ireland became to dependence of Britain in XVI century. There had been started a confiscation of Irish lands and giving it for english settlers. There were no respect for irish people.

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In 1801 Ireland became a part of kingdom…but there were no changes in their politics.
oppressions + crop failure + famine = NUMEROUS ARMED REBELLIONS

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1913 – appearance of new national-militaristic organization called irish volunteers, later – Irish Republican Army (IRA). With their help several times there were formed a republic.
This had led todisaffection of Britain. So the conflict turned into the war…

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Irish War of Independence1919-1921
21.01.1919 – Irish Republic
Acts of terror, sabotage against british police.
10.03.1920 – splint of Ireland: Southern Ireland (Sinn Fein) and Northern Ireland ( Ulster's nationalists)
6.12.1921 – recognizing Irish Republic by Britain; Northern Ireland remained the part of Britain, but people of NI were against it.

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In Northern Ireland (by IRA) continued revolts, which were punished brutally with English police, especially at the end of 50th-end of 60th.
In 1969 Britain sent its forces to Ulster. In had sharpen contradictions, also with catholic increasing awareness. But solving crisis obstructed radial parts of IRA (from 1970 – Timely IRA).

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10.04.1998 – Belfast Agreement (Good Friday Agreement)

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Undergrounded actions of right-wing radicals
Religional and ethnical inequality