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Sunday 20 August 2017

Anti-war group leaked details of Sabina's jail visit

Barry Duggan and Sam Griffin

THE wife of President Michael D Higgins met with jailed peace activist Margaretta D'Arcy (79) outside visiting hours after making special arrangements with prison authorities.

Sabina Higgins rang Limerick prison to set up the visit. Details were then revealed by the Shannonwatch campaign group, which wants an end to foreign military use of Shannon Airport.

Full report: Pages 2&3

Irish Independent

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