Statement from Roe 4 Republican Prisoners Maghaberry 20/3/15

Statement from Roe 4 Republican Prisoners Maghaberry 20/3/15

Republican Political Prisoners, Roe 4, Maghaberry Jail, wish to highlight and condemn the recent politically motivated arrests of 5 Republican Prisoners who were taken from the Republican landings to Antrim barracks on Wednesday 18th March.  These men have been questioned and reports sent to the PPS by the PSNI regarding alleged threats made against jailers

Download the Justice For The Craigavon Two Song Now!

Download the Justice For The Craigavon Two Song Now!

The IRPWA call on all our members and supporters to fully support the Justice for the Craigavon Two Committee’s most recent initiative by downloading the protest song called Justice for the Craigavon Two. The Justice For The Craigavon Two song is available for download NOW. The IRPWA urge our members and supporters to campaign for

Statement from Roe 4 Republican Prisoners 8/3/15

Statement from Roe 4 Republican Prisoners 8/3/15

Prisoner Ombudsman and Prison Oversight Bodies are Paper Tigers. From its inception in 2005, Republican Political Prisoners in Roe House have been zealously engaging the office of the Prisoner Ombudsman in an effort to resolve serious issues of concern.  We have found that the Prisoner Ombudsman is at times weak and is used by the

Statement from Republican Prisoners Maghaberry 02/03/15.

Statement from Republican Prisoners Maghaberry 02/03/15.

Director General’s attempts to silence and cover-up exposed Sue McAllister’s latest letter in The Irish News (25-02-15) with its usual plethora of ‘safety and security’ rhetoric is laced with deliberate inaccuracies and downright lies. In relation to Republican prisoners being assaulted in Roe House around the start of February, she claimed that there were no

Statement from Republican Prisoners Maghaberry 26/02/15.

Statement from Republican Prisoners Maghaberry 26/02/15.

Further Fuelling of Conflict Major structural changes to the Republican landings were heralded by the Jail Administration and Sue McAllister as being part of the stock-take and “that these structural improvements have been implemented to allow easier access for prisoners into their communal areas and they are intended to assist prisoner movement”.  In direct contradiction

Supporters of Republican Political Prisoners haven’t gone away, you know!

Supporters of Republican Political Prisoners haven’t gone away, you know!

  Immediately upon learning of the assaults against Republican Political Prisoners in Maghaberry, IRPWA activists and supporters took to the streets. Initially, and within hours, several hundred people marched on Maghaberry Prison. At the gates of Maghaberry gaol IRPWA activists Mandy Duffy and Dee Fennell spoke to those who had travelled to show solidarity with

Statement from Republican Prisoners Maghaberry 06/02/15

Statement from Republican Prisoners Maghaberry 06/02/15

Republican Prisoners Brutalised Republican Political Prisoners wish to set the record straight regarding recent events on the Republican Wing.  On Monday 2nd February at approximately 10.30am an alarm was hit by Jail Staff outside of Roe 4 which resulted in the Republican Wing being totally shut down.  When this alarm sounded several prisoners were on