Created by: Lee Smithey using Timeline version 2.3.0

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This timeline is under construction. Data has been selected from a variety of sources, which are linked within the events in the timeline. This should not be considered an official source of information.

= violence or the threat of violence
= elections
= unionist or loyalist politics
= nationalist or republican politics
= related to the political peace process
= military or paramilitary