Today is crunch day? Well that’s Gerry Adams’ fear. It looks like he’s going into the meeting to try and head off the IMC report at the pass. Over at yesterday’s Downing Street lobby briefing the PMOS refered to the very real progress between the time of the Assembly Elections and last December, but that “there could be no deal with Republicans unless all criminal and paramilitary activities stopped”.
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