The Clontibret invasion was an incursion by Ulster loyalists into the small Monaghan village of Clontibret, in the Republic of Ireland, on 7 August 1986. After crossing the border the loyalists proceeded to vandalize many buildings in the village and beat up two police officers before being dispersed by the Garda Síochána. The incident occurred in the context of unionist opposition to the recently signed Anglo-Irish Agreement.

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  • The Clontibret invasion was an incursion by Ulster loyalists into the small Monaghan village of Clontibret, in the Republic of Ireland, on 7 August 1986. After crossing the border the loyalists proceeded to vandalize many buildings in the village and beat up two police officers before being dispersed by the Garda Síochána. The incident occurred in the context of unionist opposition to the recently signed Anglo-Irish Agreement. (en)
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  • 1 loyalist arrested
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  • Ulster loyalists
  • An Garda Síochána
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  • 1986-08-07 (xsd:date)
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  • Loyalists returned over border
  • Peter Robinsonarrested by the Garda
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  • 5 Gardai. Some armed with guns.
  • c. 150-500 loyalists. Some armed withcudgels.
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  • Clontibret invasion (en)
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  • 1986-08-07 (xsd:date)
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  • Loyalists returned over border (en)
  • Peter Robinson arrested by the Garda (en)
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  • 5 (xsd:integer)
  • c. 150-500 loyalists. Some armed with cudgels. (en)
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  • The Clontibret invasion was an incursion by Ulster loyalists into the small Monaghan village of Clontibret, in the Republic of Ireland, on 7 August 1986. After crossing the border the loyalists proceeded to vandalize many buildings in the village and beat up two police officers before being dispersed by the Garda Síochána. The incident occurred in the context of unionist opposition to the recently signed Anglo-Irish Agreement. (en)
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  • Clontibret invasion (en)
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