I just caught the tail end of the Adams’ press statement (no sign of it on SF’s site), timed, apparently, to catch Tories streaming out after David Cameron’s Bournemouth speech. Although the party continues to refuse to recognise the PSNI, he argues that Sinn Fein has now served up what it committed to work for at the formal signing of the Belfast Agreement in May 1998. The pressure, he hopes, will now finally switch to the DUP.
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