Sinn Féin and DUP agree deal must come soon…

Jeffrey Donaldson and Martin McGuinness agree that a settlement must be made by the end of the month. Whether they will agree to agree remains to be seen, in what looks like an end point (of all end points?) in what must be the dullest game of chicken in political history.

Note: on 21st of December last year Tony Blair told us this review would be “short, sharp and focussed”. Ho hum – and on it goes…

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