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Gerry Adams says Sinn Fein set for power in Irish Republic in 2016

Derry: Sinn Fein wants to lead the next Irish government, Gerry Adams told the party’s ardfheis (national conference) in Derry this weekend. Addressing an overflow attendance of more than 2,000 delegates, he said: “Sinn Féin will not prop up either … Continue reading

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Sinn Fein Wins Big in Ireland: Revolt Against Austerity upends Irish Politics

Last week, elections for all the local councils and for the European Parliament in both parts of Ireland upended the monopoly of the three establishment parties which have dominated Ireland for nine decades. Sinn Féin made huge, dramatic gains, and … Continue reading

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