Questions to Bloody Sunday


1.       When was Bloody Sunday? Where did it happen?

2.       What were the casualties?

3.       What was the background of Bloody Sunday?

4.       What precautions had NICRA taken to avoid troubles?

5.       What triggered the shootings?

6.       What is meant by this expression: “another Sharpeville” ? (See link )

7.       What was the outcome of Lord Widgery’s official inquiery ?

8.       What was the result of later calls for new inquiries?