Monday 20 May 2019

VIDEO: Dissident republicans blamed after journalist shot dead in Derry

Tom Leese

Dissident republican group the New IRA was probably responsible for shooting dead a journalist in Northern Ireland, police have said. Lyra McKee, 29, was shot in the head in what police are treating as a "terrorist incident", amid disturbances in Derry on Thursday evening, and died later in hospital.

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