0161 Festival news: Remembering the Ballymurphy Massacre – 0161 Festival
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“The British Government ordered at 4am the implementation of internment, be undertaken by its armed occupation forces. The British Army directed the campaign against the predominately Catholic community with the stated aim to “shock and stun the civilian population”.
Ballymurphy Massacre The Ballymurphy Massacre refers to three days of shooting of civilians by the British Parachute Regiment. in which 10 people were killed in west Belfast in 1971. From August 9 to August 11, the British Army’s Parachute Regiment was involved in murderous actions in which Cathol…
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