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State papers: John Major nervous over demilitarisation

Former British prime minister John Major has a laugh with his secretary of state for Northern Ireland Sir Patrick Mayhew on the steps of Stormont Castle
Éamon Phoenix
THE nervousness of the British Prime Minister John Major at the impact of troop reductions in Northern Ireland on Tory backbenchers in response to the ceasefires is disclosed in previously confidentia[...]

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