1998 – The LVF appoints a new commanding officer to take over from murdered godfather Billy Wright and in a chilling warning vows it will do all in its power to wreck the teetering peace process.

The LVF appoints a new commanding officer to take over from murdered godfather Billy Wright and threatens to use no-warning bomb and gun attacks in Dublin if representatives from the Republic of Ireland do not withdraw from the all-party peace talks, and to escalate violence against nationalists in general. They also claim to that such violence is justified by their experience, which shows that these actions will increase pressure within the nationalist community to end its own violence.

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