Sinn Fein invulnerable if Blair continues to protect them

Paul Bew, interviewed by Radio Netherlands, reckons that Sinn Fein is solid electorally. He sees no change in the future particularly if Tony Blair continues to protect the previliged position they have enjoyed in negotiations, courtesy of being so close to the IRA.

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