New IRA trying to kill police officers warns top cop as bomb found in Londonderry

Dissident Republicans are making a "concerted effort" to kill police in Northern Ireland, a senior officer has warned.

A New IRA bomb discovered in a parked vehicle in Londonderry on Monday was to be used to attack a patrol, detectives said.

The device was operated using a command wire and was being stored for use somewhere else in the area.

Officers said it was improvised and contained commercial high explosives, which only required one adjustment to explode....
source: Daily Record

2019-09-10 23:47
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