Sunday 26 February 2017

Bring back internment and show Kenny, not Kinahan, rules the streets of Dublin

Ivan Yates

Ivan Yates

Cartoonist: Ken Lee
Cartoonist: Ken Lee

We feared it could go this way. I was in Cabinet back in 1996 when Veronica Guerin was murdered.

The nation shuddered in shock and then the gardaí struck back with a massive response. The spiral of murders in the capital in recent months demands a similar reaction.

When we reach a point where it is possible to watch murders on CCTV episodically, the public has a right to worry but the Government has a duty to respond.

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