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United Kingdom

12 January 2003

Observer (UK), Opinion

Shortly before his death while covering the Spanish Civil War, the French journalist Louis Delapree complained that his reports from the front were being censored. In his last despatch for Paris Soir before his plane was shot down, Delapree ended acidly with the observation that 'the massacre of a hundred Spanish children is less interesting than a sigh from Mrs Simpson'. More than a dozen widows, their children and their extended families in Northern Ireland can be... (

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