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Attack on Ballygawley barracks

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Provisional IRA East Tyrone Brigade attack on RUC Ballygawley Barracks 7 December 1985

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DUNGANNON BOMB EXPLOSION

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PIRA East Tyrone Brigade blow up Balleygawley RUC barracks 7 December 1985

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IRA East Tyrone brigade blow up Ballygawley RUC base 7 December 1985

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IRA East Tyrone Brigade attack on The Birches RUC Station near Portadown 11 August 1986

On 7 December 1985 the Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA) attacked the Royal Ulster Constabulary (RUC) base at Ballygawley, County Tyrone. Two RUC officers were shot dead and the base was raked with gunfire before being completely destroyed by a bomb, which wounded a further three officers.
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    • Background 

    • The attack 

    • Aftermath