§ Mr. William Ross
To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland (1) if she will list for the week ended Saturday 24 April the number of violent incidents involving paramilitary groups which took place in Northern Ireland, indicating how many involved(a) Loyalist and (b) Republican groups; 
(2) if she will list for the week ended Saturday 24 April the number of (a) punishment beatings and (b) punishment shootings which took place in Northern Ireland, indicating how many in each category were committed by (i) Loyalist and (ii) Republican groups. 
§ Mr. Ingram
The number of security incidents during the period 18 April to 24 April 1999 are shown in the table.
Number Shootings 2 Bombings 1
The number of casualties as a result of paramilitary-style attacks during the period are as follows:
Loyalist Republican Assaults 1 1 Shootings 1 1 Total 2 2
- 1. Figures may be subject to minor amendments.
- 2. The shooting and bombing incidents cannot as yet be firmly attributed to grouping.