Northern Ireland

Peace efforts between Northern Ireland's Protestants and Catholics have been stalled for the past year with the collapse of an IRA truce and bitter party rivalries. On the Next Talk of the Nation, a look at how upcoming elections in Great Britain and Northern Ireland are influencing the fragile peace process. Guests: Dick Spring Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister of Ireland Andrew Wilson Professor of Modern History, Loyola University Author, Irish America and the Ulster Conflict 1968-1995 (The Catholic University of America Press 1995) Emon Mallie Political journalist, Emon Mallie News Service Northern Ireland correspondent for the Irish Voice Co-author, The Fight for Peace (William Heineman and Reed Publishers, April 1996) Listeners call in



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