IRA to remain until 2011 at the earliest?

The hailstorm of criticism of Sinn Fein continues. Henry McDonald argues that the IRA’s stewarding of large amounts of money is one reason why the organisation will not be going away anytime soon. He believes too that they may have no intention of disarming or decommissioning before the next presidential election, in 2011.

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