John Larkin
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Call to end Troubles prosecutions

There should be an end to prosecutions for killings related to the Troubles before the 1998 Good Friday Agreement, Northern Ireland's attorney general says.

Northern Ireland's attorney general John Larkin has said there should be an end to prosecutions for Troubles-related killings.

He said there should be no further police investigations, inquests or inquiries into any relevant killings that took place before the signing of the Good Friday Agreement in 1998.

Mr Larkin was speaking to BBC Northern Ireland home affairs correspondent Vincent Kearney.