Alex McAllister Interview

Alex McAllister Interview

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Alex McAllister was born in Lord Street just off the Newtownards Road in East Belfast. In this interview he talks about vigilante activities during the early days of the Troubles and the formation of the UDA. He remembers the Battle of Ballymacarrett and the anger in his community after the event. Alex goes on to talk about his initial feelings of the Good Friday Agreement, how he thought his community was being sold down the river.