Maghaberry Jail, Co Antrim Saturday, September 12, 2015 “Today demonstrated yet again that the jail administration has only one agenda in Maghaberry and that is to try and break the resolve of the Republican POWs. The incident which happened this… Read More ›
Statements from the Republican Sinn Féin POW Department and direct from the Prisoners themselves.
At approximately 3.00 am on Tuesday morning June 21, 2015, Republican POW Ciaran Collins became violently ill (vomiting) at the same time becoming overwhelmed and disorientated. At 10am the nurse on duty attended Ciaran in the cell and after hearing… Read More ›
The CIRA POWs in Maghaberry jail, Co Antrim, were saddened today by the news of the passing of Peggy O’Hara, mother of Hunger Striker Patsy O’Hara. We send our sincerest condolences to the family. Peggy was a stalwart of Irish… Read More ›
Statement by the POW Department, Republican Sinn Féin In a statement, issued on Wednesday, April 8, the POW Department of Republican Sinn Féin called a recent statement by Provisional Sinn Féin MLA Raymond McCartney “shameful.” Following an incident during which… Read More ›
Press Release / Preas Railteas After releasing a joint statement on behalf of all Republican Political Prisoners on Monday 1st September, Republican POWs representatives were made aware by jail governors that they had read the joint statement and were prepared to… Read More ›