The below letter of clarification was sent to the Irish News on November 6th, we are publishing it here also for the record.
“Republican Sinn Féin would like to correct a statement attributed to them in the Irish News published on Wednesday, November 5 in relation to the death of Liam Mulhern.
Your article stated that “Republican Sinn Féin said he was a “fluent Irish speaker and an articulate republican”.
Republican Sinn Féin did not issue any statement regarding Liam Mulhern nor was he ever a member of the organisation.”
Teach Dáithí Ó Conaill,
223 Sráid Pharnell,
BÁC 1, Éire.
Teil: 01-872 9747
Fax: 872 9757
Oifig Bhéal Feirste,
229 Bóthar na bhFál,
Teil: 9031 9004
International Relations Bureau:
Republican Sinn Féin, Stiftgasse 8, 1070 Vienna, Austria
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