In wake of the DUP’s demand that photographs be shown at the time of decommissioning rather than with a three month delay, Gerry Moriarty in the Irish Times reports (subs needed): “Speaking last night in Navan, the Sinn Féin president, Mr Gerry Adams, said the time for negotiation was over and if the DUP was not prepared to sign up to a deal the two governments should move on “without them”. Paisley’s meeting with Blair has been postponed until Monday.
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