Durkan: SF’s mandate no incentive for a clean IRA

Mark Durkan has attacked Sinn Fein’s public stance that it will seek a deal after the May elections, questioning how an increased mandate could provide any pressure upon the IRA to clean up its act, never mind contemplate decommissioning.

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