McCartney enters talks

Long term anti agreement politician Bob McCartney seems to have conceded that simply bringing down the Assembly will not change the institutions set up under the Belfast Agreement. On the face of it, this is pretty much an acceptance of Brian Feeney’s analysis at the time of the collapse of the Assembly in early October.

It’s also possible McCartney is testing the waters for a possible entry to the talks by his long time allies in the DUP.

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