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Bobby Storey backed rise of Provo front gang Action Against Drugs

Enforcer sanctioned IRA's war on dealers - and hit on Kevin McGuigan

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Bobby Storey

Bobby Storey

Bobby Storey and Gerry Adams

Bobby Storey and Gerry Adams

Roy McAuley

Roy McAuley

Guard of honour for Bobby Storey

Guard of honour for Bobby Storey

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Bobby Storey

DECEASED IRA chief Bobby Storey sanctioned the setting up of an armed vigilante group behind post-ceasefire murders of drug dealers in nationalist areas of Belfast.

Action Against Drugs (AAD) was loaned Provo-owned Glock pistols imported from America by millionaire stockbroker turned IRA gunrunner Mike Logan after the 1998 Good Friday Agreement.

The gang was allegedly led by Roy McAuley, a relative of Storey who denies being a paramilitary.