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Silke, Andrew (2000) Drink, drugs, and rock'n'roll: financing Loyalist terrorism in Northern Ireland - part two. Studies in Conflict & Terrorism , 23 , pp. 107-127.

This article looks at fund raising schemes used by Loylist groups including robberies, tax fraud, smuggling, drinking clubs, drug dealing and counterfeiting. The veracity and nature of the drug dealing aspect is the main focus of this paper which also considers the rise and fall of the splinter group, the Loyalist Volunteer Force (LVF), in this context.


Item Type:Article
Date:April 2000
Call No:MT2.8.6, VH4
Page Range:pp. 107-127
Publisher:Taylor & Francis
Volume:23
Keywords:crime associated with AOD production and distribution, drug dealing, drug smuggling, Northern Ireland, organised crime
Notes:Includes endnotes.
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Subjects:VA Geographic area > Europe > Northern Ireland
MM-MO Crime and law > Substance related offence > Drug offence > Illegal distribution of drugs (drug market / dealing)
MM-MO Crime and law > Substance related offence > Drug offence > Illegal transportation of drugs (smuggling / trafficking)
MM-MO Crime and law > Crime > Substance related crime
MM-MO Crime and law > Crime > Substance related crime > Crime associated with substance production and distribution
MM-MO Crime and law > Organised crime

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