Bloody Sunday

1. After bloody Sunday the IRA retaliated but how?

  • They took troops as hostages
  • They attacked the 1 PARA base in Britain homeland and killed kitchen staff, a priest and a gardener
  • They bombed the 1 PARA base in Britain claiming many cassulties
  • They set off mail bombs at the 1 PARA troops
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2. What did many Catholics turn to after feeling unsafe?

  • Britain
  • Murders
  • IRA
  • Marches

3. Who said this: "Some members of our armed forces acted wrongly, and the government take responsibility for the armed forces"

  • David Cameron
  • A family member of one of the victims
  • Political activists
  • Tony Blair

4. After this a trial was held only 10 weeks later. What story did the troops maintain?

  • They were at fault
  • the dead men were all IRA activists who were shooting aimlessly at the crowd
  • They were shot at first
  • They were only obeying orders

5. Who mainly made up the attackers at the battle of Burnthall at Bridge, making the Catholics feel very unsafe?

  • The IRA
  • The first battalion of the parachute regiment
  • Off-duty police officers
  • Radical youth


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