Sinn Fein split over Lisbon?

Today’s Sunday Tribune (not online yet) reports internal rifts within Sinn Fein over the party’s opposition to the Lisbon Treaty. In another story the paper also reports on a cash crisis within the party.

Martin McGuinness is reported to be unhappy at republicans continued opposition to the European Treaty as he is acutely aware of the importance of EU funding for the North’s economy. He likley also to be uncomfortable at the way SF is being cast as an ally of anti-agreement unionists and right wing British political parties.