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Northern Irish police officer Ronan Kerr was killed by a bomb placed under his car by an unknown terrorist organisation in county Omagh, Northern Ireland yesterday.Kerr, a Catholic, had recently joined Northern Ireland’s police force and was leaving for work when the booby-trap bomb in his car exploded.
While there has yet to be any confirmation of the source of the attack, it is widely assumed to be from republicans, such as the Real IRA.
The attack has been widely condemned across the political spectrum, including by Gerry Adams of Sinn Féin.
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