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Arms haul: an IRA weapons cache

Arms haul: an IRA weapons cache

Arms haul: an IRA weapons cache

Ulster Unionist MLA Doug Beattie has said questions must be asked about IRA decommissioning after dissident republican claims that they were being denied access to weapons used by the Provisionals.

Sunday Life reported that in secret recordings of a New IRA meeting dissidents complain bitterly about not having access to Provo guns and Semtex.

The meeting was bugged as part of an MI5 sting that has seen 10 people, including two women and a Palestinian doctor, charged with terror offences.