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IRA may announce armed struggle's end, analysts say

Britain's Blair aims to qualify terror groups

By Charles M. Sennott and Kevin Cullen
Globe Staff / July 27, 2005

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LONDON -- With increasing indications that the Irish Republican Army is about to formally announce the end of its 35-year ''armed struggle," Prime Minister Tony Blair of Britain went out his way yesterday to say the terrorist threat posed by Al Qaeda and other Islamic militants is qualitatively different than the threat Britain faced from the Irish Republican Army. (Full article: 732 words)

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