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Continuity IRA bombing 'deliberate attempt to kill police'

Force says volatile device 'detonated without warning'.

Detective Superintendent Sean Wright: Not a controlled explosion carried out by security services

Detective Superintendent Sean Wright: Not a controlled explosion carried out by security services

Date - 23rd August 2019
By - Nick Hudson - Police Oracle
A national force has confirmed dissident republican group the Continuity IRA attempted to lure police to their deaths during a no-warning bombing near the Irish border in Northern Ireland. A device exploded while Police Service of...
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