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Location type: Event
Location address: Ireland, Louth
Number of texts: 1
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The Flagstaff hill incident was an international incident between the Republic of Ireland and the United Kingdom which took place on the night of 5/6 May 1976 near Cornamucklagh, County Louth, Republic of Ireland, when the Irish Army and Garda Síochána arrested eight British Special Air Service soldiers who had illegally crossed the border.

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