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Troubles - The

The last war but five - the campaign in Northern Ireland from 1969-2007, dignified with the designation Operation BANNER and the centre of many Arrsers' universe in the 70s 80s and 90s (when not on the lash in BAOR).

Would never have lasted as long but for thick Spams slipping a few million dollars to various Northern Irish 'aid' groups for 'da liddle kiddies' but which ended up buying enough weaponry to get Donald Rumsfelt wet! But when someone funds terrorism on their shores they get all snippy and start a War on Terror.

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