Liddington: what purpose the IRA?

David Liddington, Tory shadow Secretary of State for NI has just asked in the Commons debate. After voicing concerns at the dissonance between the IRA’s state of health, and it’s current illegal status, he asked: “…if for Sinn Fein and the IRA the war is over what purpose does this army now serve?”

Mick is founding editor of Slugger. He has written papers on the impacts of the Internet on politics and the wider media and is a regular guest and speaking events across Ireland, the UK and Europe. Twitter: @MickFealty

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