“Obscene haste” to get SF back in government

With the IRA still rumoured to be about to, or possibly in the process of decommissioning, Nigel Dodds takes the governments to task for doing side deals with the IRA, and pressuring Unionists into premature contact with Sinn Fein. This follows a vehement attack on recent proposals put forward by President Bush’s special envoy Mitchell Reiss.

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