Golf club car bomb: New IRA says it was behind attack


The New IRA has said it left a bomb under a police officer’s car at Shandon Park Golf Club in east Belfast last weekend.

The Irish News said it had issued a statement to the newspaper using a recognised codeword.

Police had said they believed “violent dissident republicans” were behind the attack.

The New IRA, a dissident republican group, was responsible for the murder of journalist Lyra McKee in April.

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Source: BBC News