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John Downey arriving at Omagh Magistrates’ Court in Omagh on Saturday. Photograph :  Niall  Carson/PA Wire

A man has been remanded in custody charged with the murder of two soldiers in Northern Ireland in 1972 . John Downey (67), who was wanted over the mu(...)

John Downey (66) from Donegal arrives at the High Court in Dublin on Friday for an extradition hearing over his alleged involvement in the murder of two Ulster Defence Regiment soldiers over 40 years ago. Photograph:  Collins Courts

A hearing into the proposed extradition of a man wanted for the murder of two Ulster Defence Regiment soldiers in Enniskillen in 1972 has been adjourn(...)

The DUP leader Arlene Foster said Mary Lou McDonald had fundamental questions to answer “following Sinn Féin’s hysterical response to John Downey’s arrest”. Photograph:   Charles McQuillan/Getty Images

Sinn Féin leader Mary Lou McDonald has “fundamental” questions to answer following Sinn Féin’s “hysterical response” to the arrest of John Downey in r(...)