Larry Keane

 

 

Age: 56

 

Summary: Irish convicted terrorist and dissident who was jailed for 10 years for trying to bring a huge bomb into Britain with an explosive device larger than the one that caused the 1998 Omagh massacre, which killed 29 people after he was caught with a bomb weighing almost 1,000lbs on a UK-bound ferry at the time the Real Irish Republican Army was conducting a bombing campaign in Northern Ireland and Britain aimed at destabilizing unionism by preventing a political settlement in Belfast.

 

 

Cause of Death: Homicide by beating

 

Born: 1957?

 

Died: July 19, 2013

 

Location: Athy, Ireland