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1980 hunger striker Tommy McKearney has 'no regrets'

Tommy McKearney at his home in Co Monaghan yesterday. Picture by Mal McCann
Connla Young
A prominent republican who took part in the 1980 hunger strike says he has no regrets despite coming close to death 40 years ago this week. Co Tyrone man Tommy McKearney had been given just hours t[...]

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