Omagh bombing

Omagh bombing

Omagh bomb families pledge to fight on

FAMILIES of Omagh bomb victims have pledged to stick with their marathon legal battle after two men successfully appealed a high court ruling that had found them responsible for the 1998 outrage.

Police chief says sorry over Omagh

RONNIE Flanagan, the former Northern Ireland police chief criticised for his handling of the 1998 Omagh bombing, publicly apologised to the victims' families for the first time last night.

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Man cleared of Omagh bombing

A MAN was cleared today of murdering 29 people in the 1998 Omagh bomb atrocity.

Omagh bomb trial starts

ALLEGED Omagh mass murderer Sean Hoey was "fully aware" the terrorist bomb plot against the town would result in deaths, a court heard yesterday.

MI5 delayed releasing Omagh information

MI5 intelligence from before the Omagh bombing was only passed to the Northern Ireland police earlier this year.

MI5 'failed to pass on Omagh bombing intelligence'

PRESSURE mounted on the British and Irish governments last night to hold an inquiry into the Omagh bomb atrocity after it emerged MI5 withheld vital anti-terrorism intelligence just months before the attack.

Man arrested in hunt for 1998 Omagh bombers

DETECTIVES investigating the 1998 Omagh bombing yesterday arrested a 34-year-old man.

Omagh's day

THE seventh anniversary of the Omagh bombing was marked yesterday with a commemoration in the town's Remembrance Garden.

Omagh delay

THE trial of Sean Hoey, 35, accused of the 29 Omagh bombing murders, was delayed for at least two months yesterday after his defence submitted new legal papers.

Omagh suspect charged

SEAN Gerard Hoey, 35, an electrician from south Armagh, was remanded in custody by Craigavon magistrates yesterday charged with 61 offences relating to the 1998 Omagh bombing, including 29 murders.

Bomb suspect fights for halt

THE man accused of the Omagh bomb murders will attempt to have the case against him halted, it emerged today.

Omagh suspect

A 37-YEAR-OLD man from South Armagh was being questioned yesterday about the August 1998 Omagh bomb, police said.

Omagh charge

AN ELECTRICIAN is to be charged later this month with murdering 29 people who died in the Omagh bomb massacre, the Northern Ireland High Court heard yesterday.

Suspect denies involvement in Omagh bombing

A LABOURER appeared in court yesterday accused of supplying the car used in the Omagh bomb massacre.

Man charged with supplying car used for Omagh bomb

A 34-YEAR-OLD man was last night charged with supplying the car used to plant the Real IRA bomb which killed 29 people in Omagh, County Tyrone, in 1998.

No access for Omagh claim

AN application by Omagh bomb victims’ families for access to state documents as part of their £15 million compensation claim against the alleged terrorists was rejected today at Dublin’s Special Criminal Court.

Families in 'total shock' as Omagh conviction is overturned

THE only man jailed in connection with the Omagh bombing is to face a retrial after his conviction was overturned yesterday.

Spy bids to give Omagh bomb evidence from US

AN FBI spy testifying in a £10 million court action against the Omagh bomb suspects wants to give evidence from the United States to protect his life.

Omagh suspect seeks damages from the police

AN OMAGH bomb suspect is seeking up to £15,000 in compensation after claiming he was left traumatised by police questioning.

Omagh bombing court date

A MAN appeared in court in Northern Ireland yesterday charged in connection with the Omagh bombing.

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