Northern Ireland: The Phoney Peace
By The Anglo American | April 16, 2008
Jonathan Powell was chief of Staff for the former British Prime Minister Tony Blair. His recent book Great Hatred Little Room, is an attempt by British Labour politicians to draw a line under the Ulster conflict. But as much as Blair and Powell try to consolidate their legacy there is still a nagging doubt. Is this really peace in our time or, as Neville Chamberlain found to his cost, not worth the paper it was written on?
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