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Lyra McKee

Northern Irish journalist

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Lyra McKee: Northern Irish journalist
Lyra Catherine McKee was a journalist from Northern Ireland who wrote for several publications about the consequences of the Troubles. She also served as an editor for Mediagazer, a news aggregator website. On 18 April 2019, McKee was fatally shot during rioting in the Creggan area of Derry.

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Ms McKee, who was 29, was observing rioting in Londonderry when she was shot on 18 April 2019.
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Four men arrested in Derry over murder of journalist Lyra McKee

Men have been detained under the Terrorism Act
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Lyra McKee: Partner of murdered journalist 'appalled' after prominent Irish republican says violence is 'inevitable'

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Northern Irish police releases man arrested earlier over Lyra McKee murder

Detectives investigating the murder of journalist Lyra McKee in Northern Ireland released the 46-year-old man who was arrested earlier on Thursday without any charges, the police tweeted.
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Lyra McKee: 46-year-old man arrested over murder of Northern Irish journalist shot dead in Derry riots

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