Clinton at Stormont live blog…

The BBC’s coverage of Hillary’s address to Stormont goes live at 10am… #hillary is the hastag if you’re tweeting… Those expecting the Clinton magic will work this time might bear in mind she is effectively only Obama’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, and these words of Mark Simpson:

Resolving the differences between Sinn Fein and the Democratic Unionists may need more than some high-powered American charm and gentle words of persuasion.

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