All waiting on the outcome of IRA consultations…

Mitchell Reiss claims there is cautious optimism amongst the main players, but that few expect to make any committments until the outcome of Gerry Adams’ appeal to the IRA to accept that the political route is the only way forward for the whole Republican movement.

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