On March 6th 1988 three unarmed IRA volunteers, Mairead Farrell, Dan McCann and Sean Savage, were murdered by British forces on the orders of the Thatcher Government. In the aftermath the British state told lie after lie which their media repeated without any investigation or interest in establishing the facts. One exception was ITV documentary Death on the Rock which the British government tried to ban and can be seen in full below.
Below is a video which includes news coverage and the IRA’s final salute to their fallen comrades.
The Ballad of Mairead Farrell with a video which includes clips of an interview she gave in 1987.