Feeney: no deal this year…

In this Reuters Editor’s Choice piece, he’s worth quoting in full, “It will happen — there’s no alternative,” said Feeney. “Both governments, British and Irish, are determined that eventually this will come to pass, it’s just when. Right now it’s too early, it’s too big a jump for Sinn Fein and the DUP.”

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