"In scenes unimaginable before the 11-year-old Irish peace process began, top IRA men rushed to rescue a dozen besieged British soldiers from a stick-wielding mob of pro-Irish nationalists.  
Many of the IRA men, along with top officials of the Sinn Fein party, endured heavy verbal and physical abuse from the angry crowd as they struggled to quell the intermittent rioting."  
politicians stopping the rogue dissident nationalists whom are used as an excuse to slag the IRA. good idea.  
spankity: Pretty brave, especially for a young girl.
spankity: Duh. I meant that for the hunger thing post by Nateam. (Duh).