Political reaction to Bobby Sands' death

Clive Ferguson reports on the reaction to the death of IRA hunger striker Bobby Sands among leading figures in the Northern Irish political community.

Includes statements from Humphrey Atkins (Secretary of State for Northern Ireland), Ian Paisley (DUP leader), John Hume (SDLP leader), Harold McCusker (Official Unionist MP for South Armagh), Cardinal Tomás Ó Fiaich (Catholic Primate of All Ireland), Rev John Armstrong (Church of Ireland Archbishop of Armagh) and the IRA, as well as an interview with Sinn Féin spokesman Danny Morrison.

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