Dáithí Ó Conaill
Irish republican, a member of the IRA Army Council of the Provisional IRA, and vice-president of Sinn Féin and Republican Sinn Féin.- Dáithí Ó Conaill
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Irish republican political party in Ireland.
The party emerged around the supporters of Ruairí Ó Brádaigh and Dáithí Ó Conaill.
Improvised explosive device designed to be detonated in an automobile or other vehicles.
Dáithí Ó Conaill is credited with introducing the car bomb to Northern Ireland.
Irish republican paramilitary organisation that sought to end British rule in Northern Ireland, facilitate Irish reunification and bring about an independent, socialist republic encompassing all of Ireland.
On 24 August a group including Joe Cahill, Seamus Twomey, Dáithí Ó Conaill, Billy McKee, and Jimmy Steele came together in Belfast and decided to remove the pro-Goulding Belfast leadership of Billy McMillen and Jim Sullivan and return to traditional militant republicanism.
Irish republican politician who was the president of Sinn Féin between 13 November 1983 and 10 February 2018, and served as a Teachta Dála (TD) for Louth from 2011 to 2020.
The delegation included Adams, Martin McGuinness, Sean Mac Stiofain (IRA Chief of Staff), Daithi O'Conaill, Seamus Twomey, Ivor Bell and Dublin solicitor Myles Shevlin.
Guerrilla warfare campaign (codenamed Operation Harvest) carried out by the Irish Republican Army (IRA) against targets in Northern Ireland, with the aim of overthrowing British rule there and creating a united Ireland.
The most dramatic attack of the whole campaign took place on 1 January: 14 IRA volunteers, including Séan Garland, Alan O Brien and Dáithí Ó Conaill planned an attack on a joint RUC/B Specials barracks in Brookeborough, County Fermanagh, though they attacked the wrong building.
Irish republican paramilitary group that aims to bring about a united Ireland.
According to a report in the Cork Examiner, the Continuity IRA's first chief of staff was Dáithí Ó Conaill, who also served as the first chairman of RSF from 1986 to 1987.
Irish republican political and military leader.
On 27 September 1958, Ó Brádaigh escaped from the camp along with Dáithí Ó Conaill.
English-born chief of staff of the Provisional IRA, a position he held between 1969 and 1972.
When an IRA special army convention voted to drop the principle of abstentionism in December 1969, a troika comprising Mac Stiofáin, Dáithí Ó Conaill and Seamus Twomey together with others established themselves as a "Provisional Army Council" in anticipation of a contentious 1970 Sinn Féin Árd Fheis.
Northern suburb of Dublin, Ireland, halfway from the city centre to Howth.
Dáithí Ó Conaill, a founding member of the Provisional IRA and later the Continuity IRA
Proposal supported by the Provisional IRA and Sinn Féin during the 1970s and early 1980s for a federal United Ireland.
The proposal was particularly associated with the Dublin-based leadership group centred on Ruairí Ó Brádaigh and Dáithí Ó Conaill, who were the authors of the policy.