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Michelle O'Neill, Sinn Fein's leader in Northern Ireland, responded in a statement that the party had worked to restore an executive "on the basis of respect, integrity and equality". She said: "Sinn Fein engaged, we worked in good faith, we stretched ourselves. "We had reached an accommodation with the ...
Mary Lou McDonald was elected the new leader of Sinn Fein at a conference in Dublin on Saturday, in what represents a major shift for the left-wing Irish republican party. In a first, the party's leadership is entirely female; McDonald is only the second woman to have led Sinn Fein, which was founded in the ...

“Our party, Sinn Fein never had that opportunity to be in Government to tackle theses issues and maybe now given that opportunity and with a new leader at the helm this could be the time. “I very much want to pay tribute to our outgoing President and iconic leader, Gerry Adams, who has led us through the ...
The Irish Independent, a paper generally unfriendly to Sinn Fein, went further, with a comment in December 2017 that if new leader McDonald were to prosper “she has to deal with disciplinary issues and banish the traits of a 'cult'”. McDonald and others in the leadership deny there is a “culture of bullying” ...
BELFAST — Mary Lou McDonald will succeed Gerry Adams as Sinn Fein leader, the party said on Saturday, completing a generational shift for the Irish ... of a new breed of Sinn Fein politicians softening the party's image, was the only Sinn Fein lawmaker to put her name forward for the leadership ahead of ...
Michelle O'Neill has been involved in republican politics from her teens, has held various senior positions within Sinn Fein and has a background in social welfare issues. Mrs O'Neill was elected to the devolved Assembly in 2007 following the restoration of powersharing after years of back-room work for ...

Since her freedom from incarceration and election as de facto leader two years ago she has faced international criticism over lack of action to prevent alleged ethnic cleansing of her country's Rohingya Muslims by security forces. Dublin City Council this month voted to strip her of her freedom of the city ...
Sinn Fein is one good Irish election result from having a real shot at power in a race that will likely see the party as the third largest in the state ...
GERRY ADAMS, who on November 18th announced plans to retire after 34 years as president of Sinn Fein and the dominant figure in the Irish ...
Sinn Fein suspects any UK-Irish powersharing deal will 'fall short' ... The leader of the SDLP has called on the two larger parties to publish what ...
Sinn Fein has hit back at criticism its leader is out of touch – by publishing the bill from a lavish bash hosted by Leo Varadkar. The party's ...
Sinn Fein's Northern leader Michelle O'Neill and Mr Brokenshire however counselled against any presumption that a deal is guaranteed ...
Sinn Fein's Northern leader Michelle O'Neill and Mr Brokenshire however counselled against any presumption that a deal is guaranteed ...
SDLP Leader Colum Eastwood has said that the revelations contained in Tuesday's BBC Spotlight programme raise serious questions for both ...
He was expelled from Sinn Fein in September, and is another of the Wicklow trio who challenged the party about internal leadership roles;.
Ian Paisley 'loses hope' after Sinn Fein leader's remarks at ... DUP leader Arlene Foster and SF leader Michelle O'Neill are taking part in a Q&A ...
A claim by Sinn Fein's Michelle O'Neill that Northern Ireland "isn't British" has been described as "ludicrous" by DUP leader Arlene Foster.

SINN Fein has selected Cllr Seamus Browne as its candidate to contest the next general election in the three-seater Limerick County constituency. He was selected at a party convention in Abbeyfeale this Tuesday where he said he was honoured to receive the nomination. Speaking to a packed convention ...
Sinn Fein's divisive leader to step down after more than 30 years ... was part of an ongoing process of leadership transition within the party.
While ruling out any talks with SF's leadership, he kept open the possibility of a future deal with Fine Gael saying: “Confidence and supply could ...
LONDON (AP) - Gerry Adams has announced that he plans to step down as leader of Sinn Fein next year after heading the party for over 30 ...
Mr Clinton had separate engagements with DUP leader Arlene Foster and Sinn Fein president Gerry Adams and the republican party's ...
He told the Leader: “What I said to her is as follows: 'Best of luck to you since leaving Sinn Fein. I heard you say on Live 95FM that you are not ...
He was expelled from Sinn Fein in September, and is another of the Wicklow trio who challenged the party about internal leadership roles;.
SINN Fein president Gerry Adams says if he found a culture of ... Speaking to the Limerick Leader on a visit to the city, Mr Adams turned fire on ...
He got the star spot at the graveside, too, standing at a podium with the Sinn Fein logo flanked by his two familiars, Michelle O'Neill and Mary Lou McDonald, who applauded the great leader in a dutiful display of adulation, risibly reminiscent of Kim ...
DUP leader Arlene Foster claimed Sinn Fein's "inflexible" approach to negotiations was to blame. She said she did not believe another election would solve anything.
DUP leader Arlene Foster questions whether Sinn Fein were serious about reaching an agreement during talks. The DUP Leader said her party had approached the talks with a willingness to accept the mandates of all parties. However she claimed Sinn Fein ...
LONDON, United Kingdom - Talks to resolve Northern Ireland's political stalemate have reached the "end of the road", the Sinn Fein party said, but London said it hoped a power-sharing government could be formed ahead of a Monday (March 27) deadline ...
Sinn Fein have withdrawn from the talks process aimed at restoring devolution in Northern Ireland. The republican party will not be nominating a deputy first minister to restore power-sharing on Monday, leader at Stormont Michelle O'Neill said ...
The 45-year-old UUP chief whip was the only candidate to put their name forward to take over from Mike Nesbitt, after the current UUP leader announced he was resigning from the post following a disappointing result for the party in the Assembly ...
Now the dust has settled on Assembly election '17, like all polling companies, pundits, and commentators, we review what we said - or rather our polls said ...
It is believed former US president Bill Clinton may have flown to Derry for the funeral of Martin McGuinnesses in a private jet owned by Irish billionaire Denis O'Brien.
Irish Foreign Affairs Minister Charlie Flanagan said there was a chance over the next few days to resolve legacy issues "once and for all" as the deadline to restore political power-sharing looms on Monday.
The symbolism of the leader of unionism attending a former IRA man's funeral is highly significant - even more so in Mrs Foster's case, as her father survived an IRA murder bid during the Troubles and she herself was on a school bus caught up in an IRA ...
A number of media reports have suggested the former Labour leader would be in Londonderry today to pay his respects to Martin McGuinness - the pair having worked closely during the peace process and negotiations leading to the Good Friday Agreement.
Mr McGuinness's successor as the party's leader at Stormont, Michelle O'Neill, paid tribute. "His leadership, grace and warm personality have transformed Irish politics for the better and his impact will be felt for many years to come," she said ...
"The world of politics and the people across this island will miss the leadership he gave, shown most clearly during the difficult times of the peace process, and his commitment to the values of genuine democracy that he demonstrated," he said.
Sinn Fein's Northern Leader Michelle O'Neill said on Monday she would be prepared to meet Prime Minister Teresa May on an expected visit to Northern Ireland later this week.
She insisted Sinn Fein would not accept a return to direct rule from Westminster if negotiations fail. The Sinn Fein leader reiterated her belief that blame for the logjam lays with the UK Government, which she accused of failing to honour previous ...
UK media: Martin McGuinness, an IRA and Sinn Fein leader who became a minister of peacetime Northern Ireland, has died. By The Associated Press.
Chief among Sinn Fein's stipulations is that it will not enter into government with DUP leader Arlene Foster as first minister.
Scotland's first minister Nicola Sturgeon says she plans to trigger another independence referendum. The Scottish National Party leader said the new poll should be in 2018 or 2019, Irish Republican News reported on March 13. "Right now, Scotland stands ...
Gerry Adams, the leader of the left-wing Irish political party Sinn Fein, got a rude reception in leaving Washington on Thursday, with added security screenings before boarding his flight back to Ireland.
... Mrs Foster would not state if she will seek the first minister's post again and said she was not surprised by Ian Paisley Junior's comments about her leadership. During the interview the DUP leader said by comparing Sinn Fein to crocodiles in the ...
Following a meeting with Irish Foreign Minister Charlie Flanagan at Stormont, Mrs O'Neill said: "It is a time for strong political leadership and delivery. "The British Government is holding up access to due process for families. They are key players ...
Video: Sinn Fein's Michelle O'Neill says it's time for British government to 'step up to the plate'. March 8 2017.
DEMOCRATIC Unionist Party leader Arlene Foster is coming under pressure to stand down for the sake of devolution in Northern Ireland.
Meanwhile, Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams trumpeted Saturday's result as a sea change in the politics of Northern Ireland and a sign of hope for the party's goal of a united Ireland.
Former DUP first minister Arlene Foster said: "It looks like it's a very good day for Sinn Fein". Turnout in the poll was 65%, the highest figure since the Good Friday Agreement in 1998.


 

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