Example sentences for: ira

How can you use “ira” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The IRA's statement did not name its representative, made no promise to give up its weapons, and expressed concern at Northern Ireland First Minister David Trimble's insistence on next February as the deadline for disarmament to begin.

  • This "symbolic gesture" is timed to take place before a crucial meeting in early February of the Protestant Ulster Unionist Council, which is to review progress on the IRA's commitment to disarm.

  • Since the Protestant majority in Northern Ireland wants to remain a part of Great Britain, and since Ireland itself has shown little interest in reunification, the IRA's prospects for success through political channels have always been limited.

  • Until now Unionists have insisted that there could be no Catholic-Protestant powersharing in the province until some of the IRA's illegal weapons were decommissioned.

  • The Times of London took the same view, saying that a power-sharing executive without an IRA commitment to disarmament "would be less a democratic political body than bureaucratic cover for a protection racket."

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